At the Movies
THE OTHER WOMAN
Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton star in this new comedy.
After discovering her boyfriend is married, a woman (Diaz) tries to get her ruined life back on track. But when she accidentally meets the wife he's been cheating on (Mann), she realizes they have much in common, and her sworn enemy becomes her greatest friend. When yet another affair is discovered (Upton), all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on their cheating, lying, three-timing man.
"The Other Woman" starts Friday nationally including at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. 109 minutes. It's rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, sexual references and language.
Paul Walker completed this action hit shortly before his untimely death in a car accident.
In a frightening Detroit overrun by crime, abandoned brick mansions left from better times now house only the most dangerous criminals. Unable to control the crime, the police construct a colossal containment wall around this area to protect the rest of the city. For undercover cop Damien Collier (Walker) every day is a battle against corruption. For Lino (David Belle), every day is a fight to live an honest life. When drug kingpin, Tremaine (RZA) kidnaps Lino's girlfriend, Damien reluctantly accepts the help of the fearless ex-convict, and together they must stop a sinister plot to devastate the entire city.
The film features stylized action featuring thrilling Parkour stunts (Belle is the co-founder of this physical training discipline).
"Brick Mansions" starts Friday nationally including at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. 89 minutes. It's rated PG-13 for frenetic gunplay, violence and action throughout, language, sexual menace and drug material.
HEAVEN IS FOR REAL
This film is based on the true story of a young boy who nearly died and is able to tell about what he saw in the afterlife.
Based on the No. 1 New York Times best-selling book of the same name, this tells the true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience. The film stars Greg Kinnear and Kelly Reilly as the real-life couple whose son, Colton, claims to have visited Heaven during a near death experience. Colton recounts the details of his amazing journey with childlike innocence and speaks matter-of-factly about things that happened before his birth ... things he couldn't possibly know. Todd and his family are then challenged to examine the meaning from this remarkable event.
"Heaven is for Real" is held over. 110 minutes. It's rated PG for thematic material including some medical situations.
This new animated family comedy stars the voices of: Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg, Tracy Morgan and Jamie Foxx.
Rich with grandeur, character, color and music, the comedy-adventure finds Jewel (Hathaway), Blu (Eisenberg) and their three kids leaving their domesticated life in magical Rio for a journey to the Amazon Rain Forest. There they encounter a menagerie of characters who are really born to be wild.
The entire cast of the first hit returns and is joined by a new flock of top actors and musical talents including Oscar nominee Andy Garcia, Oscar/Emmy/Tony-winner Rita Moreno, Grammy winner Bruno Mars and Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth.
"Rio 2" is held over. 101 minutes. It's rated G for all audiences.
Johnny Depp, Morgan Freeman and Christoph Waltz star in this thriller.
Depp plays Dr. Will Caster, the foremost researcher in the field of artificial intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. His highly controversial experiments have made him the prime target of anti-technology extremists who will do whatever it takes to stop him. However, in their attempt to destroy Will, they inadvertently become the catalyst for him to succeed -- to be a participant in his own transcendence.
Their worst fears are realized as Will's thirst for knowledge evolves into a seemingly omnipresent quest for power. The only thing that is becoming terrifyingly clear is there may be no way to stop him.
"Transcendence" is held over through May 1. 119 minutes. It's rated PG-13 for sci-fi action and violence, some bloody images, brief strong language and sensuality.