1 The Artist -Michel Hazanavicius' swooning valentine to silent movies is nominated for 10 Academy Awards including best picture and best actor (Jean Dujardin).
2 War Horse -Steven Spielberg's sweeping World War I epic about a boy and his horse. Nominated for six Oscars including best picture.
3 The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo - David Fincher adapts Stieg Larsson's violent novel with kinky verve. Rooney Mara is a best actress Oscar nominee.
4 A Dangerous Method - Sigmund Freud (Viggo Mortensen) and Carl Jung (Michael Fassbender) talk everything about sex people were afraid to ask 100 years ago. (Woodlands 20 in Oldsmar, BayWalk 20 in St. Petersburg). See review, page 11.
5 Red Tails - Rousing tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen, and the finest World War II aerial effects ever committed to film.
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Dates subject to change.
Feb. 3: The Woman in Black; Big Miracle; Chronicle; W.E.
Feb. 10: Shame;Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace 3-D; Journey 2: The Mysterious Island; Safe House; The Vow; Undefeated
Feb. 14: This Means War
Feb. 17: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance; The Secret World of Arrietty; This Means War