At the MoviesNow playing at Mitchell's Luxury 5 Cinemas and the Starlite Drive-In: Rock of Ages, That's My Boy, Madagascar 3, Prometheus, Snow White and the Huntsman, Men in Black 3, Dark Shadows.
ROCK OF AGES
An all-star cast heads this comedy set in the wild world of rock ’n’ roll bands in the ’80s.
“Rock of Ages” tells the story of small town girl Sherrie and city boy Drew, who meet on the Sunset Strip while pursuing their Hollywood dreams. Their rock ’n’ roll romance is told through the heart-pounding hits of Def Leppard, Joan Jett, Journey, Foreigner, Bon Jovi, Night Ranger, REO Speedwagon, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Poison, Whitesnake and more.
The rockin’ cast includes Julianne Hough, Diego Boneta, Russell Brand, Paul Giamatti, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Malin Ackerman, Mary J. Blige, Bryan Cranston, Alec Baldwin and Tom Cruise.
“Rock of Ages” opens Friday nationally, including at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. 125 minutes. It is rated PG-13 for sexual content, suggestive dancing, some heavy drinking and language.
THAT’S MY BOY
Adam Sandler and Adam Samberg have a unique father/son relationship in this new comedy.
While still in his teens, Donny (Sandler) fathered a son, Todd (Samberg), and raised him as a single parent until Todd’s 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd’s world comes crashing down on the eve of his wedding when an uninvited Donny suddenly shows up. Trying desperately to reconnect with his son, Donny is now forced to deal with the repercussions of his unbelievably bad parenting skills.
“That’s My Boy” opens Friday nationally, including at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. 110 minutes. It is rated R for crude sexual content, nudity, pervasive language and some drug use.
This new animated comedy-adventure from Dreamworks turns into a three ring circus for this group of New York city zoo animals who get themselves lost in the wild.
Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Gloria the Hippo and Melman the Giraffe are still fighting to get home to their beloved Big Apple and, of course, King Julien, Maurice and the Penguins are all along for the comedic adventure. Their journey takes them through Europe where they find the perfect cover: a traveling circus, which they reinvent — Madagascar style.
The vocal talents of Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer, Jada Pinkett Smith, Sacha Baron Cohen and Cedric The Entertainer are featured in this animated family comedy.
“Madagascar 3” is held over. 93 minutes. It is showing in 3D and 2D at alternating show times. It is rated PG for some mild action and rude humor.
SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN
This is the new epic action adventure starring Kristin Stewart (“Twilight”) and Charlize Theron.
Stewart plays the only person in the land fairer than the evil queen (Oscar-winner Theron) who is out to destroy her. But what the wicked ruler never imagined is that the young woman threatening her reign has been training in the art of war with a huntsman (Chris Hemsworth from “Thor”) who was dispatched to kill her. The breathtaking new vision of the legendary tale is from Joe Roth, the producer of “Alice in Wonderland,” producer Sam Mercer (“The Sixth Sense”) and acclaimed commercial director and state-of-the-art visualist Rupert Sanders.
“Snow White and the Huntsman” is held over through June 21. 127minutes. It is rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence, action and brief sensuality.
Ridley Scott, director of “Alien and Blade Runner,” returns to the genre he helped define.
With Prometheus, Scott creates a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.
“Prometheus” is held over through June 21. 124 minutes. It is showing in 3D and 2D at alternating show times. It is rated R for sci-fi violence, including some intense images, and brief language.
MEN IN BLACK 3
Agents J (Will Smith) and K (Tommy Lee Jones) are back ... in time.
J has seen some inexplicable things in his 15 years with the Men in Black, but nothing, not even aliens, perplexes him as much as his wry, reticent partner. But when K’s life is put at risk, Agent J will have to travel back in time to team up with the young Agent K (Josh Brolin) to try to save his partner, the agency, and the future of humankind.
The executive producers of this film are Steven Spielberg and G. Mac Brown.
“Men in Black 3” is showing nightly at the Starlite Drive-In through June 21. 103 minutes. It is rated PG-13 for sci-fi action, violence and brief suggestive content.
Vampire Barnabas Collins (Johnny Depp) comes alive in the new comedy thriller directed by Tim Burton.
In the year 1752, Barnabas has the world at his feet, or at least the town of Collinsport, Maine. The master of Collinwood Manor, Barnabas is rich, powerful and an inveterate playboy until he makes the grave mistake of breaking the heart of Angelique Bouchard (Eva Green). A witch, in every sense of the word, Angelique dooms him to a fate worse than death: turning him into a vampire, and then burying him alive. Two centuries later, Barnabas is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972.
“Dark Shadows” is the late bonus feature showing Friday and Saturday at the Starlite Drive-in Theatre. 113 minutes. It is rated PG-13 for comic horror violence, sexual content, some drug use, language and smoking.