The box office and the DVD new release shelves are stocked full this week!
New in Theatres
1. John Carter (PG-13)
Starring Taylor Kitsch, Willem Dafoe and Lynn Collins
Transplanted to Mars, a Civil War vet discovers a lush planet inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians. Finding himself a prisoner of them, he escapes, only to encounter a princess who is in desperate need of a savior.
2. The Silent House (R)
Starring Elizabeth Olsen, Adam Trese and Eric Sheffer Stevens
Trapped inside her family’s lakeside retreat, a young woman finds she is unable to contact the outside world as events become increasingly ominous in and around the house.
– I can barely even watch the trailer for this one! It looks SO scary!
3. Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (PG-13)
Starring Emily Blunt, Ewan McGregor and Amr Waked
An expert is approached by a consultant to help realise a sheik’s vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible.
4. Friends with Kids (R)
Starring Jennifer Westfeldt, Adam Scott, Maya Rudolph, Jon Hamm, Chris O’Dowd and Megan Fox
Two best friends decide to have a child together while keeping their relationship platonic, so they can avoid the toll kids can take on romantic relationships.
5. A Thousand Words (PG-13)
Starring Eddie Murphy, Kerry Washington and Cliff Curtis
After stretching the truth on a deal with a spiritual guru, a literary agent finds a Bodhi tree on his property. Its appearance holds a valuable lesson on the consequences of every word we speak.
New on DVD & BLU-RAY
1. My Week with Marilyn (R)
Starring Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne and Kenneth Branagh
An employee of Sir Laurence Olivier’s documents the tense interaction between Olivier and Marilyn Monroe during production of The Prince and the Showgirl.
2. Footloose (PG-13)
Starring Julianne Hough, Kenny Wormald, and Dennis Quaid
A reboot/remake of the original. City kid Ren McCormack moves to a small town where rock ‘n’ roll and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes things up.
3. Jack and Jill (PG)
Starring Adam Sandler, Katie Holmes and Al Pacino
Family guy Jack Sadelstein prepares for the annual event he dreads: the Thanksgiving visit of his identical twin sister, the needy and passive-aggressive Jill, who then refuses to leave.
4. Immortals (R)
Starring Henry Cavill, Mickey Rourke, Kellan Lutz and
Klaus Joseph Morgan
Theseus is a mortal man chosen by Zeus to lead the fight against the ruthless King Hyperion, who is on a rampage across Greece to obtain a weapon that can destroy humanity.
5. Like Crazy (PG-13)
Starring Felicity Jones, Anton Yelchin and Jennifer Lawrence
A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she’s banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.
6. Game of Thrones Season 1
7. HawthoRNe Season 3
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