Movies Opening This Weekend
If you’re headed to the movies this weekend these are the current releases:
New In Theaters
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013) 88 min – Action/Fantasy/Horror
In this spin on the fairy tale, Hansel & Gretel are now bounty hunters who track and kill witches all over the world. As the fabled Blood Moon approaches, the siblings encounter a new form of evil that might hold a secret to their past.
Parker (2013) 118 min – Crime/Thriller
A thief with a unique code of professional ethics is double-crossed by his crew and left for dead. Assuming a new disguise and forming an unlikely alliance with a woman on the inside, he looks to hijack the score of the crew’s latest heist.
Movie 43 (2013) 90 min – Comedy
A series of interconnected short films follows three kids as they search the depths of the Internet to find the most banned movie in the world.
Still In Theaters
Mama (2013) 100 min – Horror
Annabel and Lucas are faced with the challenge of raising his young nieces that were left alone in the forest for 5 years…but how alone were they?
Zero Dark Thirty (2012) 157 min – Drama/History Thriller
A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L. Team 6 in May 2011.
Silver Linings Playbook (2012) 122 min – Comedy/Drama/Romance
After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.
Gangster Squad (2013) 113 min – Action/Crime/Drama/Thriller
Los Angeles, 1949: A secret crew of police officers led by two determined sergeants work together in an effort to take down the ruthless mob king Mickey Cohen who runs the city.
Broken City (2013) 109 min – Crime/Drama/Thriller
In a city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure: Mayor Nicholas Hostetler.
A Haunted House (2013) 86 min – Comedy/Horror
Malcolm and Kisha move into their dream home, but soon learn a demon also resides there. When Kisha becomes possessed, Malcolm – determined to keep his sex life on track – turns to a priest, a psychic, and a team of ghost-busters for help.
Django Unchained (2012) 165 min – Action/Drama/Western
With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.
Les Misérables (2012) 157 min – Drama/Musical/Romance
In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after he breaks parole, agrees to care for factory worker Fantine’s daughter, Cosette. The fateful decision changes their lives forever.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) 169 min – Adventure/Fantasy
A younger and more reluctant Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, sets out on an “unexpected journey” to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of Dwarves to reclaim their stolen mountain home from a dragon named Smaug.
The Last Stand (2013) 107 min – Action/Crime/Thriller
The leader of a drug cartel busts out of a courthouse and speeds to the Mexican border, where the only thing in his path is a sheriff and his inexperienced staff.