At the Movies
Robert DeNiro and Michelle Pfeiffer star in this new comedy action hit.
The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France, under the witness protection program. The clan is headed by the hot-tempered Giovanni (DeNiro) and his wife (Pfeiffer), who has an equally hair-trigger temper. Their teenage son and daughter are chips off the block. Fitting in soon becomes challenging as they deal with new challenges of French life in their own special ways. Tommy Lee Jones plays the federal agent who must try to keep them in line.
"The Family" starts Friday nationally and at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. 111 minutes. It's rated R for violence, language and brief sexuality.
INSIDIOUS CHAPTER 2
This new horror thriller is about a family who is haunted.
The famed horror team of director James Wan and writer Leigh Whannell reunite with the original cast for this terrifying sequel to the acclaimed horror hit "Insidious." In this new thriller, the haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world.
"Insidious Chapter 2" starts Friday nationally and at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. 106 minutes. It's rated PG-13 for intense sequences of terror and violence and thematic elements.
ONE DIRECTION: THIS IS US
This is the new extended cut fan version that goes behind-the-scenes on tour with the guys who are the most popular band in the world right now. It has four more songs that were not previously included.
This new movie provides a captivating and intimate, all-access look at life on the road for the band that has become a global music phenomenon. Weaved with stunning live concert footage, this inspiring feature tells the remarkable story of the guys' meteoric rise to fame from their humble hometown beginnings and competing on the Z-Factor, to conquering the world and performing at London's famed 02 Arena. Hear it from the boys themselves and see through their own eyes what it's really like to be One Direction.
"One Direction: This is Us" starts Friday at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. 112 minutes. It's rated PG for mild language.
This film is inspired by the amazing true story of the White House butler, Cecil Gaines (Forest Whitaker), who served eight presidents during his tenure. The film traces the dramatic changes that swept American society, from the civil rights movement to Vietnam and beyond, and how those changes affected this man's life and family.
Also starring is Vanessa Redgrave, Mariah Carey, Oprah Winfrey, John Cusack, Robin Williams, Jane Fonda and Cuba Gooding Jr.
"The Butler" is held over. 126 minutes. It's rated PG-13 for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking.
Vin Diesel stars in this new action hit.
"Riddick" is the latest chapter of the saga that began with 2000's hit sci-fi film "Pitch Black" and 2004's "The Chronicles of Riddick." Diesel reprises his role as the antihero Riddick, a dangerous, escaped convict wanted by every bounty hunter in the known galaxy. Riddick has been left for dead on a sun-scorched planet that appears to be lifeless. Soon, however, he finds himself fighting for survival against alien predators more lethal than any human he's encountered. With time running out and a storm on the horizon that no one could survive, his hunters won't leave the planet without Riddick's head as their trophy.
"Riddick" is held over. 119 minutes. It's rated R for strong violence, language and some sexual content/nudity.
WE'RE THE MILLERS
Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis and Emma Roberts star in this new comedy.
David Burke (Sudeikis) is a small-time pot dealer whose clientele includes chefs and soccer moms, but no kids; after all, he has his scruples. So what could go wrong? Plenty.
He learns the hard way that no good deed goes unpunished when he tries to help out some local teens and winds up getting jumped by a trio of gutter punks. Stealing his stash and his cash, they leave him in major debt to his supplier, Brad (Ed Helms). In order to wipe his slate clean and stay alive, David must now become a big-time drug smuggler by bringing Brad's latest shipment in from Mexico. He devises a foolproof plan -- pose as an average American family on vacation. The problem is, he has no family. So he twists the arms of his neighbors, a cynical stripper (Aniston) to be his fake wife, plus a wannabe customer (Will Poulter), and a tatted-and-pierced streetwise teen (Roberts) to pose as kids. They head south of the border in a shiny RV for a Fourth of July weekend that is sure to end with a bang.
"We're the Millers" is showing as the first feature Friday and Saturday at the Starlite Drive-in. 109 minutes. It's rated R for crude sexual content, pervasive language, drug material and brief graphic nudity.
WHITE HOUSE DOWN
Channing Tatum plays John Cale, a Washington, D.C., cop who is turned down for his dream job as a Secret Service agent protecting the president (played by Jamie Foxx).
Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House. During the tour, the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter and the country.
"White House Down" is showing as the second feature Friday and Saturday at the Starlite Drive-in. 137 minutes. It is rated PG-13 for prolonged sequences of action and violence including intense gunfire and explosions, some language and a brief sexual image.