Fall Film Fever
Coming to theaters on October 20:
Fast Food Nation: Director Richard Linklater (Waking Life, Dazed and Confused) takes on the controversial 2001 book by author Eric Schlosser. Also, Flags of Our Fathers, directed by Clint Eastwood, written by Paul Haggis (director of last year's Oscar winner, Crash), and adapted from James Bradley's book, tells the story of the six men who raised the flag at The Battle of Iwo Jima.
Coming to theaters on November 17: Bobby, directed by Emilio Estevez, follows the stories of 22 people who were at the Ambassador Hotel when U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated on June 6, 1968.
Coming to theaters on November 22:
For Your Consideration, directed by the inimitable Christopher Guest (A Mighty Wind, Waiting For Guffman). Three actors learn their performances in a period drama are generating award-season buzz. Also: The Fountain, an epic sci-fi drama/love story directed by Darren Aronofsky (Requiem for a Dream, Pi).