It's time to kick summer's tired ass right on outta here. Fall movies always have that extra zip, helped along by Oscar buzz and the exhilarating sense that Hollywood likes to save its best for last. If summer produces escapism that numbs us, fall rushes in with movies that just might be worth remembering.
Peter Travers has selected 21 of the the most promising movies headed to theaters between now and year's end – including War Horse, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and J. Edgar – along with five others that give him a very bad feeling. Check it out, and plan your next dozen weekends accordingly!