Box Office Leaders
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
PG13 Bilbo fights to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from Smaug.
PG13 The famous Victor Hugo tale of Jean Valjean and Inspector Javert is told. w/Hugh JackmanFlickers.WEB
R Slave turned bounty hunter seeks to free his wife from an evil plantation owner. w/Jamie Foxx
PG Grandparents agree to watch over their three grandchildren. w/Billy Crystal, Bette Midler
PG13 Homicide detective is searching for a trained military sniper who killed five people. w/Tom Cruise
This Is 40
R Years after Knocked Up, we see the events that shape a marriage given the best and most difficult of times.
The Guilt Trip
PG13 A young man goes on a road trip of a lifetime, and his mother will be joining him. w/Seth Rogen
PG13 Daniel Day-Lewis portrays the tribulations of our 16th President in this biopic from Steven Spielberg
G The monsters return in 3-D to generate power by scaring children while avoiding contamination.
Rise of the Guardians
PG Immortal guardians must join forces to fight the evil Pitch from taking over the world.
PG13 007 must defend M16 in this latest Bond adventure. w/Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Javier Bardem
Life of Pi
PG Young Indian teen shares a raft with a Bengal tiger after he is shipwrecked on his voyage to America.
***Also Playing in Theaters***
Anna Karenina, Argo, Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away 3D, Hitchcock, Hyde Park on the Hudson, North Sea Texas, The Other Son, Playing for Keeps, Red Dawn, A Royal Affair, The Sessions, Silver Linings Playbook, Wreck-It Ralph
New in Theaters — January 4
PG13 While vacationing in Thailand, a family experiences a catastrophic occurrence. Ewan McGregor
R A mega-corporation sends two reps out to convince residents of a small town to lease their land.
3D R The Sawyers, owners of the town’s barbeque restaurant are suspected of heinous acts of murder.
Also Playing: 56 Up – A Dark Truth
New on DVD — January 8
R Urban cops try to control crime as judge, jury, and executioner in this futuristic wasteland of wanton crime.
PG Young Victor uses his science knowledge to re-animate his recently deceased dog, Sparky.
Foreign, Classics, Documentaries, and more
Game Change, Stolen, Hit & Run, House at the End of the Street, Samsara, Assassins, Compliance, Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden, Inventing David Geffen, Touchback, The Wise Kids, Love Notes, Pathfinders, Sleep Tight, Guns Girls and Gambling.
Bodacious Space Pirates, Jubei-Chan: The Ninja Girl.
TV Series on DVD
Archer s3, Midsomer Murders set 21, 3rd Rock from the Sun s5/s6, Smash s1, Red Dwarf: X, Dallas s1, Hour s2, Enlightened s1, Idiot Abroad s2, Anger Management s1, Episodes s1/s2, Hearts Afire.
Film 101 — New Year’s Resolution Movies
I will lose weight by eating better!
Crazy Sexy Cancer, Fat Head, Fatso, Food Inc., Food Matters, Forks Over Knives, Supersize Me, Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead.
I will start exercising!
Breaking Away, The Endless Summer
Goal! The Dream Begins, Miracle, The Natural, Prefontaine, Pumping Iron, Rocky, Stick It, Swimming Upstream, Terry Fox Story, Run, Fatboy, Run, Bigger, Faster, Stronger.
I will improve my education!
Dead Poets Society, Freedom Writers, Music of the Heart, Precious, Stand and Deliver
I will help others!
The Blind Side, It Could Happen to You, Joshua, Pay It Forward, The Pursuit of Happyness, Resurrection
I will have more empathy toward others!
Children of Heaven, Patch Adams, Powder, Simon Birch, To Kill a Mockingbird
I will grow in my faith!
Amazing Grace, Brother Sun, Sister Moon, Inn of the Sixth Happiness, Joyeux Noel, Lilies of the Field, The Mission
I will learn greater tolerance!
American History X, The Defiant Ones, In a Better World, Last Ounce of Courage, Lord of the Flies, Paper Clips
These movies can be found at: www.facets.org, Kensington Video – San Diego.
I hope all of you have a wonderful 2013. May we learn from the sorrows of 2012 and grow from the blessings that we received. Take care and love your family and friends.