Sep04

Rave Reviews

Winnie Mandela
A drama that chronicles the life of Winnie Mandela from her childhood through her marriage and her husband's incarceration. Starring Jennifer Hudson and Terrence Howard. In Theaters Sept. 6.

Battle of the Year
In this dance comedy, Dante (Laz Alonso) enlists Blake to assemble a team of the best dancers and bring the Trophy back to America where it started. Starring Chris Brown, Terrence J, & more. In theaters Sept. 20.

Prisoners
A Boston man kidnaps the person he suspects is behind the disappearance of his young daughter and her best friend. Starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Terrence Howard & Viola Davis. In theaters Sept. 20.

Baggage Claim
Determined to get engaged before her sister's wedding, a flight attendant (Paula Patton) has 30 days to find Mr. Right. Co-starring Jill Scott, Djimon Hounsou, Tia Mowry, Boris Kodjoe & more. In theaters Sept. 27.

Aug06

Rave Reviews

 

2 Guns
A DEA agent (Denzel Washington) and an Naval Intelligence officer (Mark Wahlberg)  who have been tasked with investigating one another, find they have been set up. Also starring Paula Patton. Now in theaters.

 

 

 

Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
the son of Poseidon and his friends embark on a quest to stop an ancient evil from rising. With Brandon T. Jackson, Solange Knowles & Yvette Nicole Brown. In theaters August 7.

 

 

 

The Butler
A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House's head butler from 1952 to 1986. Starring Forest Whitaker, Oprah, Mariah Carey, Cuba Gooding Jr., & more. In theaters August 16.

 

 

 

The Colony
Forced underground by the next ice age, a struggling outpost of survivors must fight to preserve humanity against a threat even more savage than nature. Starring Laurence Fishburne. Limited release August 23.

Jul03

Rave Reviews

  Being Mary Jane
Mary Jane Paul (Gabrielle Union) seemingly has it all as a successful TV news anchor. In reality, she’s a powerhouse with a lackluster love life  devoted to a family that doesn’t share her motivation. Pilot airs July 2 on BET.

  Pacific Rim
When an alien attack threatens the Earth's existence, giant robots piloted by humans are deployed to fight off the menace. Starring Idris Elba. In theaters July 12.

  Grown Ups 2
After moving his family from L.A. back to his hometown, Lenny (Adam Sandler), finds out that  crazy follows you. With Chris Rock, Maya Rudolph, Tim Meadows and Shaquille O’neal. In theaters July 12.

  Fruitvale Station
The true story of a young Bay Area man, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family and strangers before his violent death on New Years. Starring Michael B. Jordan, Octavia Spencer. In theaters July 26.

Jun04

Rave Reviews

 

 

Man of Steel
In the latest Superman movie, a young journalist is forced to confront his secret extraterrestrial heritage when Earth is invaded by members of his race. With Laurence Fishburne. In theaters June 14.

 

 

Twenty Feet from Stardom
Backup singers live just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we had no idea what lives they lead, until now. In theaters June 14.

 

 

White House Down
While on White House tour with his daughter, a Capitol policeman springs into action to save his child and protect the president from an armed group of invaders. Starring Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx. In theaters June 28.

Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain
Filmed at a sold-out performance at Madison Square Garden, comedian Kevin Hart delivers material from his 2012 "Let Me Explain" concert tour. In theaters July 3.

May06

Rave Reviews

 

Iron Man 3
When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a terrorist, Stark starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle. In theaters May 3.

 

 

Tyler Perry’s Peeples
Wade Walker crashes the Peeples annual reunion in the Hamptons to ask for their daughter’s hand in marriage. Starring Kerry Washington, Craig Robinson, David A. Grier, Diahann Carroll. In theaters May 10.

 

 

 

Star Trek Into Darkness
Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction from within their own organization. Starring Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana and more. In theaters May 17.

 

 

 

After Earth
A crash landing leaves Kitai and his father Cypher stranded on Earth, 1,000 years after events forced humanity's escape. With Cypher injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help. In theaters May 31.

Apr08

Rave Reviews

Free Angela & All Political Prisoners
A documentary about a young college professor and how her social activism implicates her in a kidnapping attempt that ends with her name on the FBI's 10 most wanted list. In theaters April 5.

 

42
The life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers. Starring Harrison Ford, Nicole Beharie and Chadwick Boseman as Jackie Robinson. In theaters April 12.

 

Oblivion
A court martial sends a veteran soldier (Tom Cruise) to a distant planet to destroy the remains of an alien race. The arrival of an unexpected traveler (Morgan Freeman) causes him to question things. In theaters April 12.

 
Pain & Gain
A trio of bodybuilders in Florida get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong. Starring Dwayne Johnson, Mark Wahlberg and Anthony Mackie. In theaters April 26.

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