At the MoviesNow playing at Mitchell's Luxury 5 Cinemas and the Starlite Drive-In: Total Recall, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days, For Greater Glory, The Dark Knight Rises, Medea's Witness Protection, Ice Age: Continental Drift.
Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Biel star in this action thriller about a man who is double-crossed by the corrupt operators of a high-tech fantasy vacation.
Welcome to Rekalld, the company that can turn your fantasies into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid (Farrell), even though he’s got a beautiful wife he loves (Beckinsale), the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life — real memories of life as a superspy might be just what he needs. But when the procedure goes horribly wrong, Quaid finds himself hunted by the police. He teams up with a rebel fighter (Biel) who is also on the run. The line between fantasy and reality gets blurred and the fate of his world hangs in the balance as Quaid discovers his true identity, his true love and his true fate.
“Total Recall” opens today nationally, including at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. 118 minutes. It is rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, some sexual content, brief nudity and language.
“DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: DOG DAYS”
School is out and Greg is ready for the days of summer when all his plans go hilariously wrong.
During his summer vacation, ‘Wimpy Kid’ Greg Heffley, the hero of the phenomenally successful book series, hatches a plan to pretend he has a job at a ritzy country club which fails to keep him away from the season’s dog days, including embarrassing mishaps at a public pool and a disastrous camping trip.
The family comedy stars Zachary Gordon, Devon Bostick, Rachael Harris, Robert Capron and Steve Zahn.
“Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days” opens today nationally, including at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. 94 minutes. It is rated PG for some rude humor.
“FOR GREATER GLORY”
This exhilarating action epic tells of an impassioned group of men and women who each make the decision to take up arms and risk their lives for family, faith and the future of their country. The film’s adventure reveals the longhidden, true story of the 1920s Cristero War, the daring people’s revolt that rocked Mexico, America and the Catholic Church.
“For Greater Glory” starts today at the Luxury 5 Cinemas. It is scheduled for five days through Tuesday. 98 minutes. It is rated R for some strong sexual content including references, pervasive language and violent images.
“DARK KNIGHT RISES”
It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning from hero to fugitive. But everything will change with the arrival of a cunning cat burglar with a mysterious agenda and the emergence of Bane, a master criminal whose ruthless plans for Gotham bring Batman back ending his selfimposed exile. But even if he dons the cape and cowl again, Batman may be no match for Bane.
Leading an all-star international cast, Oscar winner Christian Bale again plays the dual role of Bruce Wayne/Batman. The film also stars Anne Hathaway, Tom Hardy, Oscar winner Marion Cotillard, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Oscar winner Michael Caine, Gary Oldman and Oscar winner Morgan Freeman.
“Dark Knight Rises” is held over. 165 minutes. It is rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some sensuality and language.
Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn and Jonah Hill are on duty as the heads of a bumbling neighborhood watch group.
Four every-day suburban guys come together to form their own neighborhood watch, but only as an excuse to escape their humdrum lives one night a week. When they accidentally discover that their town has become overrun with aliens posing as ordinary suburbanites, they have no choice but to save their neighborhood — and the world — from total extermination.
“The Watch” is held over. 98 minutes. It is rated R for some strong sexual content including references, pervasive language and violent images.
“ICE AGE: CONTINENTAL DRIFT”
Ray Romano and John Leguizamo lead an all-star cast lending their voices to this animated comedy adventure of the Ice Age gang.
Scrat’s nutty pursuit of the cursed acorn, which he’s been after since the dawn of time, has world-changing consequences — a continental cataclysm that triggers the greatest adventure of all for Manny, Diego and Sid. In the wake of these upheavals, Sid reunites with his cantankerous Granny, and the herd encounters a ragtag menagerie of seafaring pirates determined to stop them from returning home.
“Ice Age: Continental Drift” is showing every night through Aug. 9 at the Starlite Drive-in Theatre. 94 minutes. It is rated PG for mild rude humor and action/peril.
“MADEA’S WITNESS PROTECTION”
Tyler Perry is back as Madea, and she’s coming to the rescue. George Needleman, the naïve, gentle head accountant of a Wall Street investment bank suddenly learns that his company has been operating a mobbacked Ponzi scheme and he’s been set up as the fall guy. Facing criminal charges and death threats from the mob, George and his entire family are put under witness protection in his aunt Madea’s house down South. George, his frustrated second wife, his senile mother, his spoiled teenage daughter and his lonely 7-year-old son hilariously hide out at Madea’s house. As George tries figure out the fraud, Madea whips the Needlemans into shape using her hilarious brand of tough love. They’ve got to unite George’s family, outsmart the mob and change everyone’s lives for the better.
“Madea’s Witness Protection” is showing Friday and Saturday, at the Starlite. 114 minutes. It is rated PG-13 for some crude sexual remarks and brief drug references.