Flickers

By Guy Hanford

Film 101 — Are You Ready for Some Football?

The Freshman (Harold Lloyd) 1925, Horse Feathers (Marx Bros.) 1932, Knute Rockne All American 1940, Jim Thorpe All-American 1951, Paper Lion 1968, Brian’s Song 1971, The Longest Yard 1974, Heaven Can Wait 1978, North Dallas Forty 1979, All the Right Moves 1983, The Best of Times 1986, Lucas 1986, Wildcats 1986, Everybody’s All-American 1988, The Last Boy Scout 1991, Necessary Roughness 1991, The Program 1993, Rudy 1993, Jerry Maguire 1996, Any Given Sunday 1999, Varsity Blues 1999, Remember the Titans 2000, The Replacements 2000, Radio 2003, Friday Night Lights 2004, Facing the Giants 2006, Gridiron Gang 2006, Invincible 2006, We Are Marshall 2006, Leatherheads 2007, The Express 2008, The Blind Side 2009 These football movies can be found at: www.facets.org and Kensington Video — San Diego.

Box Office Leaders

Mission Impossible : Ghost Protocol PG13 Ethan must clear the name of the IMF’s blame for terrorism. Contraband R A former smuggler is forced back into crime to pay a relative’s debt. w/Mark Wahlberg Beauty and the Beast 3-D G Disney’s classic tale of romance, adventure, and singing comes to 3-D. A Game of Shadows PG13 Sherlock Holmes battles his evil nemesis Prof. Moriarty. War Horse PG13 A young man horse is enlisted for the war effort as their fates intertwine during WWI. The Devil Inside R A woman is accused of being demonically possessed after brutally killing three people. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo R A journalist and computer hacker search for a young girl’s murderer. Joyful Noise PG13 Two choir members try to save their church’s gospel choir. w/Dolly Parton/Queen Latifah The Iron Lady PG13 Meryl Streep portrays Margaret Thatcher, former prime minister of the United Kingdom. Premium Rush NR Bike messenger becomes a target while carrying his latest package. w/J. Gordon-Levitt

***Also Playing in Theaters*** Adventures of Tintin, Alvin & the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked, The Artist, Carnage, The Darkest Hour, Descendants, Don 2, Hugo, Ides of March, Immortals, The Muppets, My Week with Marilyn, New Year’s Eve, Pariah, Shame, The Sitter, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, We Bought a Zoo, We Need to Talk about Kevin, Young Adult.

New in Theaters — January 20

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close PG13 After his father’s death in 9/11, a boy tries to solve a mystery. Haywire R A special ops officer must find who double-crossed her and is trying to kill her after the mission. Red Tails PG13 It’s WWII and the daring Tuskegee Airmen fighter squadron faces a daring assignment. Underworld Awakening R Kate Beckinsale, a vampire warrior, fights to save the immortals from eradication.

New on DVD – January 17

The Ides of March R Presidential press sec’y gets caught up in a scandal during the primaries. w/Ryan Gosling Courageous PG13 Four police officers find being fathers more difficult that protecting and serving. Abduction PG13 A teen discovers his parents are not really his parents and must flee. w/Taylor Lautner

Foreign, Classics and Documentaries Mysteries of Lisbon, Redline, Belle de Jour (Criterion), Taylor Swift: Journey to Fearless, Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain, Teresa, Thurgood, The Dirty Picture (Hindi), Age of Heroes, Gantz II: Perfect Answer, Poto and Cabengo, Routine Pleasures, My Crasy Life, Romeos, Dirty Girl, Killing Bono, Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star, Serving Life, The Coast Guard, United Red Army, Bombay Beach, Undocumented, Rikidozan, Special Treatment, The Perfect Student, The Overcoat (Il Cappotto), Eat This New York.

Anime Hetalia World Series 1 s3, First Squad, The Girl Who Leapt Through Space v4

TV Series on DVD Merlin s3, Sliders s5, Adam 12 s6, Waking the Dead s6, Delocated s1/2, MAD s1 pt.2

   
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