At the theaters

Thursday, February 14, 2008

New in theaters

'Definitely, Maybe'

Starring Ryan Reynolds, Isla Fisher, Derek Luke, Abigail Breslin, Elizabeth Banks and Rachel Weisz. Will Hayes, a thirtysomething Manhattanite, is in the middle of divorce proceedings when his young daughter asks him about his life before marriage, including how he met and fell in love with her mother. Will flashes back to 1992 and recounts his romances with three women, changing their names so that his daughter must guess which one became his wife. Rated PG-13 for sexual content, including some frank dialogue, language and smoking, running time 105 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)


Starring Hayden Christensen, Samuel L. Jackson, Rachel Bilson, Diane Lane and Jamie Bell. A smart kid with a tough family life discovers that he has the ability to teleport. Empowered, he leaves home for New York City. While using his abilities to track the man he blames for the death of his mother years earlier, he draws the attention of both the NSA and a possibly nefarious guy his own age who has the same abilities and enters into a dangerous game of cat and mouse with both. Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense action violence, some language and brief sexuality, running time 90 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)

'Step Up 2 the Streets'

Starring Briana Evigan, Robert Hoffman, Telisha Shaw, Adam G. Sevani and Will Kemp. When rebellious street dancer Andie enrolls in the prestigious Maryland School of the Arts, she finds it difficult to fit in. Joining forces with Chase, the hottest dancer at the school, Andie finds a way to merge her old life and the new by forming a team of misfit classmates and training with them to compete in an underground dance contest known as The Streets. Rated PG-13 for language, some suggestive material and brief violence, running time 98 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)

Still showing

'27 Dresses'

Starring Katherine Heigl, James Marsden, Malin Akerman, Judy Greer and Edward Burns. Rated PG-13 for language, some innuendo and sexuality, running time 107 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)


Starring Michael Stahl-David, Mike Vogel and Odette Yustman. Rated PG-13 for violence, terror and disturbing images, running time 84 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Fool's Gold'

Starring Matthew McConaughey, Kate Hudson, Donald Sutherland, Alexis Dziena and Ewen Bremner. Rated PG-13 for action violence, some sexual material, brief nudity and language, running time 110 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)

'I Am Legend'

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


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

'Meet the Spartans'

Starring Diedrich Bader, Kevin Sorbo, Method Man, Ken Davitian, Jim Piddock and Carmen Electra. Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content throughout, language and some comic violence, running time 85 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Michael Clayton'

Starring George Clooney, Tom Wilkinson, Tilda Swinton, Sydney Pollack and Michael OKeefe. Rated R for language, running time 120 minutes. Ends Wednesday. (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)

'Over Her Dead Body'

Starring Eva Longoria, Paul Rudd and Lake Bell. Rated PG-13 for sexual content and language, running time 95 minutes. (Cape West Cine)


Starring Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Paul Schulze, Matthew Marsden and Graham McTavish. Rated R for strong graphic bloody violence, sexual assaults, grisly images and language, running time 93 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Spiderwick Chronicles'

Starring Freddie Highmore, Mary-Louise Parker, Nick Nolte, Joan Plowright and David Strathairn. Rated PG for scary creature action and violence, peril and some thematic elements, running time 97 minutes. (Cape West Cine)


Starring Diane Lane, Colin Hanks, Billy Burke, Joseph Cross and Mary Beth Hurt. Rated R for some prolonged sequences of strong gruesome violence and language, running time 101 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins'

Starring Martin Lawrence, Louis C.K., James Earl Jones, Cedric the Entertainer and Joy Bryant. Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content, language and some drug references, running time 114 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

-- From staff reports

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