New in theaters this week is a film that’s already getting tons of Oscar buzz. It’s called 12 Years a Slave, and is based on the true story of Solomon Northup, a free man who was kidnapped and sold-into slavery.
New in theaters this week is the remake of the 1976 horror classic Carrie – based on Stephen King’s first published novel.
New in theaters this week is the thriller Prisoners, starring Hugh Jackman as a man whose daughter has been abducted and Jake Gyllenhaal as the detective who searches for her.
New in theaters this week is the sci-fi action thriller Riddick starring Vin Diesel. It’s third in the series that started with Pitch Black (2000) and The Chronicles of Riddick (2004).
A former racecar driver races around a small Bulgarian town to save his kidnapped wife. He does so in a customized Shelby Mustang Super Snake, and they actually totaled over 160 of them while filming!
Julie Fisk reviews the latest from Simon Pegg & Nick Frost, “The World’s End”, as well as Lake Bell’s ‘In A World’.
“Lee Daniels’ The Butler” stars Forest Whitaker as a man who worked as a White House Butler for 8 American Presidents. It is based on the true story of Eugene Allen, who also worked for multiple Presidents during his career at the White House.
The new sci-fi thriller Elysium stars Matt Damon as a man trapped on an Earth that has used up its natural resources and fallen into decay.
The new sci-fi thriller Pacific Rim is the latest from Director Guillermo del Toro. It pits Godzilla-like alien monsters against human-powered robots of the same size.
There’s the sequel to Steve Carrel’s 2010 hit, Despicable Me 2, and Gore Verbinski’s take on The Lone Ranger. Oscar Winning writers Nat Faxon and Jim Rash also have a new one out called The Way, Way Back.
There are two big movies opening in theaters this weekend – Monsters University and World War Z
The Kings of Summer is about two teenaged boys who get so fed-up with their home life that they move out to a tree house in the wilderness.