20 September 2012 10:03 AM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Fox Searchlight has set a November 23 release date for the Sacha Gervasi-directed "Hitchcock," effectively throwing another contender into the crowded 2012 Oscar race. The pre-Thanksgiving weekend is already busy with releases big and small: Open Road Films' "Red Dawn," Fox's "Life of Pi" and DreamWorks Animation's "Rise of the Guardians" on the crowd-pleasing side, and the Weinstein Co.'s "Silver Linings Playbook" and Sony Pictures Classics' "Rust and Bone" angling for specialty/awards attention. Searchlight itself already has two awards-season hopefuls in Sundance Film Festival pick-ups "Beasts of the Southern Wild" and "The Sessions," which hits theaters in October.  Read More: Watch: Trailer for HBO's Alfred Hitchcock/Tippi Hedren Biopic 'The Girl' Anthony Hopkins stars in "Hitchcock" -- formerly known as "Alfred Hitchock and the Making »

- Peter Knegt

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