At the theaters

Thursday, January 17, 2008

New in theaters

'27 Dresses'

Starring Katherine Heigl, James Marsden, Malin Akerman, Judy Greer and Edward Burns. After serving as a bridesmaid 27 times, a young woman wrestles with the idea of standing by her sister's side as her sibling marries the man she's secretly in love with. Rated PG-13 for language, some innuendo and sexuality, running time 107 minutes. (Cape West Cine)


Starring Michael Stahl-David, Mike Vogel and Odette Yustman. Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most surreal, horrifying event of their lives. Rated PG-13 for violence, terror and disturbing images, running time 84 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Mad Money'

Starring Diane Keaton, Queen Latifah, Katie Holmes and Ted Danson. After a lifetime of playing by the rules, three women devise a plan to smuggle soon-to-be destroyed currency out of the supposedly airtight Federal Reserve. As the unlikely crime syndicate amasses piles of cash, it looks like they have pulled off the perfect crime -- until a minor misstep alerts the authorities. With more money than they know what to do with, the women are pushed to the limits of their ingenuity to stay one step ahead of the law. Rated PG-13 for sexual material, language and brief drug references, running time 104 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)

Still showing

'Aliens vs. Predator Requiem'

Starring Steven Pasquale, Shareeka Epps, John Ortiz and Johnny Lewis. Rated R for violence, gore and language, running time 86 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Alvin and the Chipmunks'

Starring Jason Lee, David Cross, Cameron Richardson and Jane Lynch. Rated PG for some mild rude humor, running time 92 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'The Bucket List'

Starring Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes, Beverly Todd, Rob Morrow, Alfonso Freeman and Rowena King. Rated PG-13 for language, including a sexual reference, running time 97 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Charlie Wilson's War'

Starring Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams and Ned Beatty. Rated R for strong language, nudity, sexual/content and some drug use, running time 97 minutes. (Cape West Cine)


Starring Amy Adams, Patrick Dempsey, James Marsden, Susan Sarandon and Timothy Spall. A classic Disney fairytale collides with modern-day New York City. Rated PG for some scary images and mild innuendo, running time 107 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'First Sunday'

Starring Ice Cube, Katt Williams, Tracy Morgan, Regina Hall, Chi McBride and Malinda Williams. Rated PG-13 for language, some sexual humor and brief drug references, running time 96 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'I Am Legend'

Starring Will Smith, Alice Braga, and Salli Richardson-Whitfield. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, running time 100 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'In the Name of the King'

Starring Jason Statham, Leelee Sobieski, John Rhys-Davies, Ron Perlman, Burt Reynolds, Kristanna Loken and Matthew Lillard. Rated PG-13 for intense battle sequences, running time 124 minutes. (Cape West Cine)


Starring Ellen Page, Michael Cera, Jason Bateman, Jennifer Garner, Allison Janney, and J.K. Simmons. Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, sexual content and language, running time 92 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Kite Runner'

Starring Khalid Abdalla, Homayoun Ershadi, Zekiria Ebrahimi, Ahmad Khan Mahmoodzada and Shaun Toub. Rated PG-13 for strong thematic material including the sexual assault of a child, violence and brief strong language, running time 128 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'National Treasure: Book of Secrets'

Starring Nicolas Cage, Jon Voight, Harvey Keitel, Ed Harris, Diane Kruger and Justin Bartha. Rated PG for some violence and action, running time 124 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)

'No Country for Old Men'

Starring Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin, Woody Harrelson and Kelly MacDonald. Rated R for strong graphic violence and some language, running time 122 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'One Missed Call'

Starring Shannyn Sossamon, Edward Burns, Ana Claudia Talancon, Ray Wise, and Azura Skye. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and terror, frightening images, some sexual material and thematic elements, running time 87 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)

'P.S. I Love You'

Starring Hilary Swank, Gerard Butler, Gina Gershon, Lisa Kudrow, Harry Connick Jr. and Jeffrey Dean Morgan. Rated PG-13 for sexual references and brief nudity, running time 126 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)

'Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A Veggie Tales Movie'

Starring the voices of Mike Nawrocki and Phil Vischer. Rated G, running time 85 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)

'Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street'

Starring Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham-Carter, Alan Rickman, Timothy Spall, Jamie Campbell Bower and Jayne Wisener. Rated R for graphic bloody violence, running time 117 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Water Horse: Legend of the Deep'

Starring Emily Watson, Alex Etel, David Morrissey and Ben Chaplin. Rated PG for mild action/violence, some language and smoking, running time 111 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)

-- From staff reports

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