By Guy Hanford
Box Office Leaders Hunger Games PG13 Katniss takes her sister’s place to fight ‘til death in the nationally televised Hunger Games. Wrath of the Titans PG13 Perseus must rescue Zeus from Hades and defeat the Titans to save mankind. American Reunion R The American Pie boys have returned and reflect on their past hormonal adventures. Titanic 3-D PG13 James Cameron’s megahit returns to the screen in a 3D presentation. Mirror, Mirror PG Seven rebellious dwarfs fight to regain Snow White’s birthright and her prince charming. 21 Jump Street R Two rookie cops join the Jump Street team and go undercover at a local high school. The Lorax PG A young boy must discover the secret of the Lorax to win the girl of his dreams. (anim.) John Carter PG13 A former military captain is transported to Mars to fight a battle for the survival of a race. Salmon Fishing in the Yemen PG13 Visionary sheik hires experts to bring salmon fishing to the desert. Act of Valor R A CIA rescue mission goes awry and a highly trained group of Navy Seals comes to the rescue. A Thousand Words PG13 A fast talking agent must learn to close a deal in a few words or else. w/Eddie Murphy Journey 2: The Mysterious Island PG Young boy receives a distress signal from an uncharted island. w/The Rock
***Also Playing in Theaters*** Casa de Mi Padre, The Deep Blue Sea, Delicacy, Footnote, Free Men, Friends with Kids, The Iron Lady, Jeff Who Lives at Home, John Carter, October Baby, Project X, The Raid: Redemption, The Salt of Life, A Separation, Serenity, A Thousand Words
New in Theaters — April 13 The Cabin in the Woods R Five friends take a trip to a remote cabin but must discover a truth to survive. Lockout PG13 Panic breaks out in a high security prison orbiting miles above the Earth. w/Guy Pearce The Three Stooges PG A reprise of the zany trio’s antics plus the toilet and sex humor of today. Also Playing: Detention – The Lady – Monsieur Lazhar – Touchback – Woman Thou Art Loosed
New on DVD — April 10 The Iron Lady PG 13 Meryl Streep portrays the inimitable Margaret Thatcher, UK’s Prime Minister
Foreign, Classics, Documentaries, and more The Darkest Hour, Miss Representation, Sleeping Beauty, Into the Abyss, National Geographic: Secrets of the Titanic, The Witches of Oz, Conversation Piece, Fix: The Ministry Movie, Last of the Mohicans, The Seminarian, King of Devil’s Island, Thirty Two Short Films about Glenn Gould, Waking the Titanic, Rage in Heaven, The Terror Experiment, A Bird of the Air, Debauchery, True Story of a Woman in Jail, The Conquest, Veteran, Nuns on the Run, Smitty, The Spiral Staircase, Children of the Grave 2 Anime: Justice League: Doom, Astonishing X-Men, Bobobo-Bo Bo-Bobo: The Complete Series, Part 1
TV Series on DVD One Tree Hill s9, Night Gallery s3, Logan’s Run (complete series), Doctor Who: The Daemons/Carnival of Monsters, Adam-12 s7, Laverne and Shirley s5, Man v. Food Nation, Hell’s Kitchen s6, Snapped: Killer Collection s4
Film 101 — Best Films of the Decades —1990s pt. 3 1996: Big Night, Bound, Breaking the Waves, Crash, The English Patient, Entertaining Angels, Fargo, Hamlet, Independence Day, Jerry Maguire, Kolya, Lone Star, Lost Highway, Mission Impossible, Mr. Holland’s Opus, The People vs. Larry Flynt, The Pillow Book, Primal Fear, Ransom, Ridicule, Scream, Secrets & Lies, Shine, Sling Blade, Trainspotting, Twister, Two Days in the Valley, Waiting for Guffman. 1997: The Apostle, As Good As It Gets, Austin Powers, Boogie Nights, Character, Chasing Amy, Deconstructing Harry, Donnie Brasco, The Fifth Element, The Full Monty, Good Will Hunting, Grosse Pointe Blank, The Ice Storm, In the Company of Men, Jackie Brown, Kundun, L.A. Confidential, Life Is Beautiful, Ma Vie en Rose, Open Your Eyes, Princess Mononoke, Shall We Dance, The Sweet Hereafter, Titanic, Wag the Dog. These movies can be found at: www.facets.org, Kensington Video – San Diego.