Weekend Movie Release Roundup: In Theatres & On DVD 2/17


There’s a little something for everyone this week in theatres!

New In Theatres 2/17/12

1. This Means War (PG-13)

Starring Chris Pine, Reese Witherspoon, and Tom Hardy

Two CIA spies wage war on one another when they discover they’re dating the same woman.

2. The Secret World of Arrietty (G)

Starring the voices of Will Arnett, Amy Poehler, and Carol Burnett

A family (who happens to be four inches tall) sees their world turned upside down after their daughter, Arrietty, is discovered.

3. Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (PG-13)

Starring Nicolas Cage and Idris Elba

As Johnny Blaze hides out in Eastern Europe, he is called upon to stop the devil, who is trying to take human form. (The sequel to 2007’s Ghost Rider)

New On DVD & BLU-RAY (2/14/12)

1. The Rum Diary (R)

Starring Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, Giovanni Ribisi, and Aaron Eckhart

Based on the book by Hunter S. Thompson. American journalist Paul Kemp takes on a freelance job in Puerto Rico for a local newspaper during the 1950s and struggles to find a balance between island culture and the expatriates who live there.

2. Take Shelter (R)

Starring Michael Shannon and Jessica Chastain

A man starts to question his apocalyptic visions as possible mental illness and fears for his family’s safety.


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