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Fairview, TX and Austin, TX: Gold Class Cinemas Open New Locations in Texas

Gold Class Cinemas announced the grand opening of two new locations in Texas this week. The Gold Class Cinemas - The Domain Austin in Austin, Texas and the Gold Class Cinemas - The Village at Fairview in Fairview, Texas opened to the public on... (more)

Blu-ray for "Saving Private Ryan" Recalled for Audio Issues

Paramount Home Entertainment has recalled the Blu-ray release of Saving Private Ryan for audio problems, according to a press release issued by the studio yesterday (5/12/2010). Paramount Home Entertainment today announced that it is recalling... (more)

Hanover, MD: Cinemark Completes Improvements to The Egyptian

On May 3, 2010, Cinemark announced that it had completed the improvements it was making to the Cinemark Egyptian 24 and XD in Hanover, Maryland. The most noteworthy change comes in the form of the addition of an XD auditorium. XD is Cinemark's... (more)

Watch George A. Romero's Survival of the Dead Before It Reaches Theaters - Legally!

George A. Romero's Survival of the Dead opens in theaters Friday, May 28th, but you don't have to wait that long to see it! No, I'm not talking about getting it from that guy on the street corner that always seems to get new releases on DVD before... (more)

Fredericksburg, VA: Muvico Village 12 Opens in Spotsylvania Town Centre

Movie enthusiasts in Fredericksburg, Virginia have a new place to go for movies as well as other entertainment options that are part of a combined entertainment destination in the Spotsylvania Town Centre. The new Muvico Village 12 opened to the... (more)

Top Box Office Movies for the Weekend of May 7, 2010

  1. Iron Man 2
  2. A Nightmare on Elm Street
  3. How to Train Your Dragon
  4. Date Night
  5. The Back-up Plan
  6. Furry Vengeance
  7. Clash of the Titans
  8. Death at a Funeral
  9. Babies
  10. The Losers

For more details, see our Top Box Office Movies page.

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That's it for this week, so take a look at what's new in theaters and what's coming up in the next couple of weeks. Have a good weekend!

Scott Jentsch
Publisher, The BigScreen Cinema Guide

New Releases

The following are new releases opening in theaters in the next week.

Daddy Longlegs

Starring Ronald Bronstein, Sage Ranaldo, Frey Ranaldo, Ted Barron, Jake Braff

Genre - Comedy
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Deadfall Trail
John, Julian and Paul enter the Kaibab National Forest for a three-week survival trip and peyote vision quest. The only items they take with them are a knife, a bottle of water and a garbage bag each. A week into their journey a disastrous turn of events changes everything and the men are forced to ultimately confront the darkest corners of their morality and mortality. Battling the elements and each other, the quest becomes to make it out of the forest alive.

Starring Shane Dean, Slade Hall, Cavin Gray Schneider, Katrina Matusek

Genre - Suspense/Thriller
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Here and There (Tamo i Ovde)

Starring David Thornton, Mirjana Karanovic, Cyndi Lauper, Branislav Trifunovic, Jelena Mrdja

Genre - Comedy
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Just Wright
A female physical therapist is drafted by an all-star basketball player to help him recover from a career-threatening injury. The two soon fall in love in what is a modern-day Cinderella story.

Starring Queen Latifah, Common, Paula Patton, Pam Grier, Mehcad Brooks

Genre - Comedy
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Rated PG
some suggestive material and brief language

Letters to Juliet
When a young American (Amanda Seyfried) travels to the city of Verona, home of the star-crossed lover Juliet Capulet of Romeo and Juliet fame, she joins a group of volunteers who respond to letters to Juliet seeking advice about love.

After answering one letter dated 1951, she inspires its author (Vanessa Redgrave) to travel to Italy in search of her long-lost love and sets off a chain of events that will bring a love into both their lives unlike anything they ever imagined.

Starring Amanda Seyfried, Christopher Egan, Gael García Bernal, Vanessa Redgrave, Franco Nero

Genre - Romance
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Rated PG
brief rude behavior, some language and incidental smoking

Looking for Eric
Eric the postman is slipping through his own fingers. His wife has gone, his stepsons are out of control and the house was chaotic even before a cement mixer appeared in the front garden. Life is crazy enough, but it is Eric's own secret that is driving him to the brink.

How can he face up to Lily, the woman of his dreams that he once loved and walked out on many years ago? Despite the comical efforts and misplaced goodwill of his mates, Eric continues to sink.

In desperate times it takes a spliff and a special friend to help a lost postman find his way, so Eric turns to his hero: footballing genius, philosopher and poster boy, Eric Cantona. As a certain Frenchman says "He who is afraid to throw the dice, will never throw a six."

Starring Matthew McNulty, Eric Cantona, John Henshaw, Smug Roberts, Steve Evets

Genre - Comedy
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Princess Kaiulani
In 1888, Hawai'i is a paradise on the brink of civil unrest under the malevolent influence of a rebel party with links to the American government.

The tide has turned against the long-incumbent royal family, among whom is the beautiful Princess Ka'iulani. Scarcely 13 years old, she is separated from her family and homeland and sent to a place that couldn’t be more different from Hawai'i - Victorian England. Coming to terms with her fate, Ka'iulani undergoes a harsh education that equips her with a sense of duty and honor. What's more, she falls in love with a spirited young Englishman.

Emerging from childhood and inspired by blossoming romance, Ka'iulani realizes she must end the injustices suffered by her people. She sets off to meet President Grover Cleveland to prove that she and her people are not the "barbarians" portrayed by the American press.

Based on the true story, Princess Kaiulani is an inspiring romance about an unlikely heroine and her unwavering fight to defend the independence of her people.

Starring Q'orianka Kilcher, Barry Pepper, Will Patton, Shaun Evans, Jimmy Yuill

Genre - Drama
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Robin Hood
Oscar® winner Russell Crowe stars as the legendary figure known by generations as "Robin Hood," whose exploits have endured in popular mythology and ignited the imagination of those who share his spirit of adventure and righteousness.

In 13th century England, Robin and his band of marauders confront corruption in a local village and lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power. And whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people.

The untitled Robin Hood adventure chronicles the life of an expert archer, previously interested only in self-preservation, from his service in King Richard's army against the French. Upon Richard's death, Robin travels to Nottingham, a town suffering from the corruption of a despotic sheriff and crippling taxation, where he falls for the spirited widow Lady Marion (Oscar® winner Cate Blanchett), a woman skeptical of the identity and motivations of this crusader from the forest. Hoping to earn the hand of Maid Marion and salvage the village, Robin assembles a gang whose lethal mercenary skills are matched only by its appetite for life. Together, they begin preying on the indulgent upper class to correct injustices under the sheriff.

With their country weakened from decades of war, embattled from the ineffective rule of the new king and vulnerable to insurgencies
from within and threats from afar, Robin and his men heed a call to ever greater adventure. This unlikeliest of heroes and his allies set off to protect their country from slipping into bloody civil war and return glory to England once more.

Starring Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, William Hurt, Matthew Macfadyen, Mark Strong, Mark Addy, Oscar Isaac, Léa Seydoux, Scott Grimes, Kevin Durand, Alan Doyle, Danny Huston, Max von Sydow

Genre - Action/Adventure
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Rated PG-13
violence including intense sequences of warfare, and some sexual content

Sea Rex: Journey To A Prehistoric World 3D
A wondrous adventure from the dinosaur age. Join Julie, an imaginative young woman, as she travels from a modern—day aquarium to the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods. Explore an amazing underwater universe inhabited by larger—than—life creatures – including the powerful Liopleurodon, long—necked Elasmosaurus and gigantic Shonisaurus – which were ruling the seas before dinosaurs conquered the earth.

See science come alive in a unique and entertaining manner. Immerse yourself in a lost age, 200 million years back in time, and get ready for a face-to-face encounter with the T-Rex of the seas!

Starring Norbert Ferrer, Guillaume Denaiffe, Chloe Hollings, Richard Rider

Genre - Documentary
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Chasing Legends
Chasing Legends touches on the rich history, passion and true grit of the Tour de France as seen through the eyes of Team HTC-Columbia, along with commentary from Phil Liggett, Paul Sherwen, Eddy Merckx, George Hincapie, Jens Voigt and some of the sport’s most prolific heroes.

Genre - Documentary
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Scrappers

Genre - Documentary
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Sons of the Fallen: A Live Tribute to Our Military

Starring Clint Black, Bill Goldberg, Ryan Merriman, Joey "T" Truscelli.

Genre - Program
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Yeardley
A drama about a married narcissist, Jeff Yeardley, who cannot think beyond his own sexual needs. After being fired for sexual harassment, his wife leaves with their child and files for a separation. Quickly he's subjected to the intrusive eye of the courts, visitation supervisors and social workers who monitor and second guess all of his decisions.

Just when things couldn't get any worse, Jeff falls victim to a ploy by two manipulative women who make a bet to see which of them can sleep with him first, and the consequences are dire.

Starring Jesse Bernstein, Saskia Grace Holmes, Garrett Geoghegan, Rebecca Holopter, Madison Palasini

Genre - Drama
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The Metropolitan Opera: Armida Encore

Genre - Program
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Two in the Wave (Deux de la vague)

Starring Isild Le Besco

Genre - Documentary
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The New York Times presents Times Talks LOST

Genre - Program
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For a complete list of recent movies playing in theaters, please see our "New Movies" page.

Coming Soon

Watch for these movies coming to a theater near you!

Friday, May 21st

Tuesday, May 25th

Thursday, May 27th

Friday, May 28th

For a complete list of movies coming soon to theaters, please see our "Coming Soon" page.

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