At the Movies
Academy Award winner Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg star in this new action comedy.
They play undercover agents from two competing bureaus. Both are working undercover in a Mexican drug cartel but neither knows the other is actually a cop. When things go haywire, they not only find out about each other, but are disavowed by corrupt officials in their respective agencies. Luckily while they've been undercover, these good guys picked up some bad tricks they'll need to stay alive.
The film co-stars Paula Patton, Bill Paxton, James Marsden, Fred Ward and Edward James Olmos.
"2 Guns" opens nationally, including at the Luxury 5 Cinemas, Friday. 109 minutes. It's rated R for violence throughout, language and brief nudity.
The Smurfs return in this new family comedy adventure that cleverly combines live action and animation.
The Smurfs team up with their human friends to rescue Smurfette, who has been kidnapped by Gargamel. He wants the secret spell that that only she knows that can turn the evil sorcerer's newest creation -- creatures called the Naughties -- into real Smurfs.
"Smurfs 2" is now showing at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. The film will be shown in 3-D and 2-D at alternate showtimes 105 minutes. It's rated PG for some rude humor and action.
The Wolverine 3-D
Hugh Jackman stars as Wolverine in this action thriller.
For over a century, Logan has fought an endless war against his own nature. His formidable gifts have also been his greatest curse, and have turned him into something more and something less than human. Now, in a distant and unfamiliar land, Logan comes to terms with the true cost of living a life without end. To do so, he must finally embrace who he is, and always will be: The Wolverine.
"The Wolverine" is held over through Aug. 6. It will be shown in 3-D and 2-D at alternate showtimes. 129 minutes. It's rated PG-13 for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence, some sexuality and language.
The all star cast from "Red" returns for this new action comedy.
This sequel to the action-comedy hit "Red" reunites the team of retired CIA operatives with explosive and hilarious results. They use their old-school style to take on a new set of enemies all across Europe.
The cast includes Anthony Hopkins, Bruce Willis, Mary-Louise Parker, John Malkovich, Helen Mirren and Catherine Zeta-Jones.
"RED 2" is held over through Aug. 8. 116 minutes. It's rated PG-13 for pervasive action and violence including frenetic gunplay, and for some language and drug material.
Grown Ups 2
The original cast of comedians from "Grown Ups" returns with some exciting new additional cast members for new misadventures.
Lenny (Adam Sandler) has relocated his family back to the small town where he and his friends grew up. Trouble starts when he gets together with his best friends from high school played by Kevin James, David Spade and Chris Rock. This time around, the grown ups are the ones learning lessons from their kids on a day notoriously full of surprises; the last day of school.
The cast also includes Salma Hayek, Taylor Lautner, Maria Bello, Steve Buscemi, Jon Lovitz, Steve Austin and Maya Rudolph.
"Grown Ups 2" is held over through Aug. 6. 101 minutes. It's rated PG-13 for crude and suggestive content, language and some male rear 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" opens nationally, including at the Luxury 5 Cinemas, Aug. 7. 109 minutes. It's rated R for crude sexual content, pervasive language, drug material and brief graphic nudity.
Man of Steel
This epic new telling of the Superman saga was written and produced by Christopher Nolan, best known for "Dark Knight," "Dark Knight Rises" and "Batman Begins."
A boy learns he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind.
The film stars Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Kevin Costner and Russell Crowe.
"Man of Steel" shows Aug. 2-8 at the Starlite Drive-in. 143 minutes. It's rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence, action and destruction and for some language.
This new comedy starring Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy is from Paul Feig, the director of "Bridesmaids."
Uptight and straight-laced, FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn (Bullock) is a methodical investigator with a reputation for excellence -- and hyper-arrogance. Shannon Mullins (McCarthy), one of Boston P.D.'s "finest," is foul-mouthed and has a very short fuse, and uses her gut instinct and street smarts to catch the most elusive criminals. Neither has ever had a partner, or a friend for that matter. When these two wildly incompatible law officers join forces to bring down a ruthless drug lord, they become the last thing anyone expected: buddies.
"Heat" is showing Friday and Saturday as a bonus feature at the Starlite Drive-in. 117 minutes. It's rated R for pervasive language, strong crude content and some violence.