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Top tens to catch up on over fall break

Scene Staff | Thursday, October 13, 2011

Not sure what to do with yourself over fall break? Find some entertainment inspiration with Scene’s guide to the movies, TV, books and CDs you might have missed but should catch up on.


In Theaters:

  1. “Moneyball”
  2. “The Lion King” in 3D
  3. “Drive”
  4. “The Ideas of March”
  5. “Contagion”


  1. “Waiting for Superman”
  2. “Horrible Bosses”
  3. “Hocus Pocus
  4. “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” (Swedish film)
  5. “The Thing” (1982)



  1. “Arrested Development”
  2. “Parks and Recreation”
  3. “The Office”
  4. “Community”
  5. “How I Met Your Mother”
  6. “Modern Family”
  7. “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”
  8. “New Girl”
  9. “Dexter”
  10. “Terra Nova”


  1. “The Hunger Games” by Suzanna Collins
  2. “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” by Steig Larsson
  3. “The Help” by Kathryn Stockett
  4. “Notre Dame vs. the Klan: How the Fighting Irish Defeated the Ku Klux Klan” by Todd Tucker
  5. “Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic Conversations on Life with John F. Kennedy” by Michael Beschloss
  6. “The Invention of Hugo Cabret” by Brian Selznick
  7. “The Adventures of Tintin” by Herge
  8. “Elynia” by David Michael Belczyk
  9. “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” by Seth Grahame-Smith
  10. “Steve Jobs” by Walter Isaacson (released after break on Oct. 24)



  1. “Helplessness Blues” by Fleet Foxes
  2. “Torches” by Foster the People
  3. “Watch the Throne” by Jay-Z and Kanye West
  4. “Neighborhoods” by Blink-182
  5. “Wasting Light” by Foo Fighters
  6. “Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 2” by Beastie Boys
  7. “The Whole Love” by Wilco
  8. “Metals” by Feist
  9. “Death by Stereo” by Umphrey’s McGee
  10. “A Creature I Don’t Know” by Laura Marling