In this &
French comedy, a Parisian waiter, Antoine, stops a stranger, Louis, from committing suicide. In his attempt to help get Louis back on his feet, Antoine gets caught up in a romantic triangle. Directed by Pierre Salvadori (&
); Starring Daniel Auteuil, Jose Garcia, Sandrine Kiberlain R for language/110 min.
Bad News Bears
A former minor league baseball player is lured back to the game as a coach to the losingest team in Little League. Billy Bob Thornton, Greg Kinnear, Marcia Gay Harden. PG-13 for rude behavior, language throughout, some sexuality and thematic elements/114 min.
Charlie and the
Charlie Bucket comes from a poor family, but things may change for him when he finds one of five gold tickets hidden in chocolate bars. The ticket allows him, as well as the children who find the other tickets, to take a tour of Willy Wonka&
s chocolate factory. Directed by Tim Burton (&
, upcoming &
); Starring Johnny Depp, Freddie Highmore. PG for quirky situations, action and mild language/115 min.
Set in Scotland, a young mother makes up stories about nine-year-old Frankie&
s absent father traveling in exotic lands. But when fantasy and reality clash, the mother goes to great lengths in order to keep up the fiction she created. Emily Mortimer, Gerard Butler (&
Phantom of the Opera&
), Jack McElhone PG-13 for language/105 min.
Dukes of Hazzard
boys Bo and Luke, and their easy-on-the-eyes cousin Daisy,
try to save the family farm from corrupt commissioner Boss Hogg in this contemporary update of the TV series that ran from 1979-85.
Johnny Knoxville, Jessica Simpson, Seann William Scott, Burt Reynolds, Willie Nelson, Lynda Carter PG-13 for sexual content, crude and drug-related humor, language and comic action violence/105 min.
Inhabitants of a seemingly utopian society learn that everything about their lives is a lie. When they learn the true reason for their existence, they escape to literally meet their makers. Directed by Michael Bay (&
) Ewan McGregor, Scarlett Johannsen, Djimon Hounsou, Steve Buscemi, Michael Clarke Duncan
PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some sexuality and language/138 min.
Ladies in Lavender
Two elderly sisters living in a British seaside village during the 1930&
s find a young man, half dead, on their beach. One of the women finds herself falling head over heels in love with the lad, while the other sister can only watch helplessly and hope that no one gets hurt. Directed by Charles Dance; Starring Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Daniel Bruhl, Miriam Margolyes, David Warner PG-13 for brief strong language/103 min.
Mad Hot Ballroom
A profile of several children and their journey into the world of ballroom dancing. The 11-year-olds go from reluctantly participating to preparing to competing in citywide finals. PG for some thematic elements/105 min.
March of the Penguins
Every March, the Emperor Penguin begins a quest to find the perfect mate and start a family in the Antarctic. The journey will take them hundreds of miles, in freezing cold temperatures, under the harshest conditions on earth. They will risk starvation and attack by predators...all to find true love. Directed by Luc Jacquet Narrated by Morgan Freeman. G/85 min.
Must Love Dogs
A newly divorced pre-school teacher cautiously rediscovers romance with the enthusiastic but often misguided help of her well-meaning family. Diane Lane, John Cusack, Dermot Mulroney, Elizabeth Perkins, Stockard Channing, Christopher Plummer. PG-13 for sexual content/98 min.
Low key charmer about a closeted Chinese-American lesbian and her traditionalist mother, both reluctant to go public with secret loves that clash with cultural expectations.
The warm comedy spans the fragile bridge between traditional values and a modern independent spirit.
Directed by Alice Wu Michelle Krusiec, Joan Chen, Lynn Chen, Li Zhiyu. R for some sexuality and language/98 min.
The son of the world&
s most legendary superheroes is enrolling in a high school for power-gifted students &
s superheroes. But Will has no superpowers, and has been relegated to studying to be a sidekick. Kurt Russell, Michael Angarano, Kelly Preston, Bruce Campbell. PG for action violence and some mild language/98 min.
The Air Force engineers a self-piloting fighter plane with artificial intelligence, and are shocked when their creation begins attacking on its own authority. Josh Lucas, Jessica Biel, Jamie Foxx, Sam Shepard, Joe Morton, Richard Roxburgh. PG-13 for intense action, some violence, brief strong language and innuendo/121 min.
A pair of &
spend their weekends crashing weddings in search of Mrs. Right&
133;for a night. Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson, Christopher Walken, Rachel McAdams R for sexual content/nudity and language/120 min.