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Varsity Theatre

Schedule effective Aug. 6-12

Dinner for Schmucks

Daily showtimes:

1:10 3:45 6:20 9:00

Tim, an up-and-coming executive, has just received his first invitation to the "dinner for idiots," a monthly event hosted by his boss that promises bragging rights (and maybe more) to the exec that shows up with the biggest buffoon. Tim's fianceé finds it distasteful and Tim agrees to skip the dinner, until he bumps into Barry, and realizes he's struck idiot gold. Directed by Jay Roach. Starring Paul Rudd, Steve Carell, Stephanie Szostak, Ron Livingston, Zach Galifianakis. Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content, partial nudity and language/114m/F/Paramount.

I Am Love (Io sono l'more)

Daily showtimes: 12:50 3:30 6:10 8:50

In Italian, English and Russian with English subtitles

Eduardo Sr., the family patriarch of the wealthy Recchi family, has decided to name a successor to the reigns of his massive industrial company, and surprises everyone by splitting power between his son Tancredi, and grandson, Edo. But Edo dreams of opening a restaurant with his friend, Antonio, a handsome and talented chef. Tancredi's wife, Emma, is a Russian immigrant who has adopted the culture of Milan. An adoring mother, her existence is shocked to the core when she falls quickly and deeply in love with Edo's friend and partner. Antonio. Directed by Luca Guadagnino. Starring Tilda Swinton, Flavio Parenti, Gabriele Ferzetti, Pippo Delbono, Edoardo Gabbriellini. Rated R for sexuality and nudity/120m/F/Magnolia.

The Kids Are All Right

Daily showtimes:

1:30 4:00 6:35 9:10

See review, Page 9

Directed by Lisa Cholodenko; Starring Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Annette Bening. Rated R/106m/F/Focus.

Winter's Bone

Daily showtimes:

1:50 4:20 6:50 9:20

Seventeen-year-old Ree sets out to track down her father, who put their house up for his bail bond and then disappeared. If she fails, Ree and her family will be turned out into the Ozark woods. With the reluctant help of her hard-bitten uncle and her best friend, Ree challenges her outlaw family's code of silence and risks her life in order to piece together the truth. Directed by Debra Granik. Starring Jannifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Kevin Breznahan, Garret Dillahunt, Lauren Sweetser. Rated R for some drug material, language and violent content/100m/F/Roadside Attractions.

Inception

Daily showtimes: 1:20 4:40 8:00

Dom Cobb is a skilled thief, stealing valuable secrets from the subconscious during the dream state. His rare ability has made him a coveted player in the treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he ever loved. Now Cobb is being offered a chance at redemption. One last job could give him his life back. Cobb and his team have to pull off the reverse: plant an idea. Directed by Christopher Nolan. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ellen Page, Ken Watanabe, Marion Cotillard. PG-13 for sequences of violence and action throughout/148m/S/WB.

Ashland Street Cinemas

Schedule effective Aug. 6-12

The Other Guys

Daily showtimes: 1:20 4:00 6:35 9:10

Set in New York City, Detective Allen Gamble is a forensic accountant who's more interested in paperwork than hitting the streets. Detective Terry Hoitz has been stuck with Allen as his partner ever since an embarrassing public incident with his quick trigger finger. Allen and Terry idolize the city's top cops, Danson and Manzetti, but then an opportunity arises for the Other Guys to step up. Directed by Adam McKay. Starring Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Eva Mendes, Dwayne Johnson, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Keaton. Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content, language, violence and some drug material/108m/S/Sony.

Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (in 2-D)

Daily showtimes:

2:05 4:10 6:15 8:25

Kitty Galore has gone rogue and hatched a diabolical plan to not only bring her canine enemies to heel, but to take down her former kitty comrades and make the world her scratching post. Faced with this unprecedented threat, cats and dogs will be forced to join forces for the first time in history in an unlikely alliance to save themselves — and their humans. Directed by Brad Peyton. Starring Christina Applegate, Michael Clarke Duncan, Neil Patrick Harris, Sean Hayes, James Marsden. Rated PG for animal action and humor/85m/F/Warner Bros.

Charlie St. Cloud

Daily showtimes:

1:30 3:50 6:25 8:55

See review, Page 9

Directed by Burr Steers; Starring Zac Efron, Amanda Crew, Kim Basinger. Rated PG-13 for language including some sexual references, an intense accident scene and some sensuality/99m/S/Universal. Salt

Daily showtimes:

1:55 4:25 6:50 9:20

CIA officer Evelyn Salt's loyalty is tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. She goes on the run, using all her skills and experience as a covert operative to elude capture. Directed by Phillip Noyce. Starring Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action/100m/S/Sony.

Despicable Me (in 2-D)

Daily showtimes: 1:10 3:25 5:40 8:00

In a neighborhood with white picket fences and flowering rose bushes, sits a black house with a dead lawn. Armed with a unique arsenal and battle-ready vehicles, Gru vanquishes all who stand in his way. Until he encounters three little orphaned girls who look at him and see a potential dad. Directed by Chris Renaud and Pierre Coffin. Starring the voice talents of Steve Carell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand, Will Arnett, Kristen Wiig. PG for rude humor and mild action/95m/S/Universal.

Inception

Daily showtimes:

2:15 5:30 8:45

See film capsule under Varsity Theatre listing.