Weekend Movie Releases: Captain Phillips, Machete Kills, Hangover 3

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See which weekend movie releases are on the menu for this week!

 

New in theatres 10/11/13

 

1. Captain Phillips (PG-13)

Starring Tom Hanks, Catherine Keener,  Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Abdirahman

The true story of the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.

2. Machete Kills (R)

Starring Danny Trejo, Alexa Vega, and Mel Gibson

The U.S. government recruits Machete to take down an arms dealer who looks to launch a weapon into space.

3.  Romeo and Juliet (PG-13)

Starring Hailee Steinfeld, Douglas Booth, Natascha McElhone and Damian Lewis

Based on the play by William Shakespeare. When the star-crossed lovers of two enemy families meet, forbidden love ensues.

 

New on DVD & BLU-RAY 10/8/13

 

1. The Hangover Part III (R)

Starring Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifiankis, Justin Bartha, Ken Jeong, and Ed Helms

This time, there’s no wedding. No bachelor party. What could go wrong, right? But when the Wolfpack hits the road, all bets are off.

2. After Earth (PG-13)

Starring Will Smith, Jaden Smith, and Sophie Okonedo

A crash landing leaves Kitai Raige and his father Cypher stranded on Earth, 1,000 years after events forced humanity's escape. With Cypher injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help.

3. The Purge (R)

Starring Ethan Hawke, Lena Headey, and Max Burkholder

A family is held hostage for harboring the target of a murderous syndicate during the Purge, a 12-hour period in which any and all crime is legalized.

 

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