Monthly links from the blogosphere: August
2013 Toronto International Film Festival announces complete lineup & screening schedule
Nostra lists his top 5 films of 2013, and asks what are your favorites of the year so far?
Andrew Robinson questions, Is Money What’s Wrong With Movies? On a similar note, Michael C asks, is the Summer Blockbuster fundamentally broken?
Pete Turner's Holiday Reading 2013: Books for Movie Buffs
Josh's Top 100 Performances of All Time
Steven reviewed Polish masterpiece The Decalogue
Sarah's write-up of underrated Wendy and Lucy (2008)
Shala's Must Watch List: August 2013
Alex Withrow looks at Bret Easton Ellis Adaptations: Novels vs. Films, and also shares his top 15 documentaries of all time
Niels85 for the The 5 Obstructions Blogathon wrote a negative review of a movie he loves, Alien (1979)
Thomas4cinema lists his Best films of the last two years
Andina's 10 Lessons Learned From Black Swan
Ruth asks Which literary characters in film are your favorites?
Chip's marathon of Submarine Movies
Across the Universe Podcast is about The Before Trilogy
Dan Heaton took part in The LAMBcast: Richard Linklater Retrospective (My thoughts on these two podcasts at the end of the month!)
Eric reviewed Midnight Cowboy 
Bonjour Tristesse's round-up of 2013 Locarno Film Festival
Keith at obscurendure reviews Dario Argento's Tenebre (1982)
3guys1movie review Funny Games (1997)
Lena Dunham’s Top 10 Criterion films
Michaël Parent reviews entertaining What's Up, Doc? (1972)
Jaina's A MAYBE WEEKLY ROUND-UP
Alejandro González Iñárritu, director of Amores perros (2000), 21 Grams (2003) & Babel (2006), turned 50 on 15 August. Happy Bday!
Karl questions why he loves horror movies?
Sati's 10 TV actresses that deserve better careers
Neal at Top10films writes about Top 10 Films Under The Radar
Ryan Gosling Won't Eat His Cereal
Kristen of Journeys in Classic Film reviewed The Driver (1978)
Celebrities Read Mean Tweets #1
Top 10 Most Paused Movie Moments
Patrick from The Escape Hatch looks ahead to albums out this upcoming Autumn.
In book news, Stephen King's anticipated Shining Sequel "Doctor Sleep", is available at book stores September 24.
Emily at Flavorwire on 50 of the Best Books You Haven’t Read by Authors You Already Love (thanks for the link Jandy)
R.I.P. Elmore Leonard (1925-2013) and R.I.P. Karen Black (1939-2013)