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Movies to see this weekend (Feb 08, 2008)

February 7th, 2008 · No Comments

Opening in theatres in wide release:

Fool’s Gold (2008) PG-13 113min – Action/Adventure/Romance. Matthew McConaughey plays Ben Finn Finnegan, a treasure hunter on the hunt for legendary 1715 century Queen’s Dowry lost at sea, while trying to keep his wife Tess Finnegan (Kate Hudson) [...]

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Movies to see this weekend (Feb 1, 2008)

January 30th, 2008 · No Comments

Opening in theatres (wide release):

The Eye (2008) PG-13 1h 37min

In this remake of 2002 Hong Kong movie “Jian Gui”, a woman-violinist who’s been blind since childhood receives an eye transplant that happens to let her see into supernatural world. Terified by what she now [...]

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Movies to see this weekend (Jan 25, 2008)

January 23rd, 2008 · No Comments

Opening in wide release in theatres:

Meet The Spartans (2008) PG-13

Yet another spoof making a parody of everything from “300″ to “You Got Served” to Britney Spears. This movie was created by the same guys who made “Epic Movie”, which was complete garbage.

Comedy.

Rambo (2008) [...]

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Movies to see this weekend (Jan 18, 2008)

January 17th, 2008 · No Comments

Opening in wide release:

Cloverfield (2008) PG-13 84minA going-away party in Manhattan is interrupted when a mysterious, giant-sized monster launches an attack on New York City. With camcorder in hand, a small group of friends make their way out into the chaotic streets, scrambling [...]

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Movies to see this weekend (Jan 11, 2008)

January 10th, 2008 · No Comments

Opening in theatres:

The Bucket List (2007) | PG-13 | 97 min

Two terminally-ill old men escape from the cancer ward and go on the road trip with a to-do list of things to do and places to visit before they die.Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman star. Director [...]

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Movies to see this weekend (January 4, 2008)

January 2nd, 2008 · No Comments

Opening in theatres nationwide:

One Missed Call (2007) PG-13 87min – Remake of the Japanese horror film “Chakushin Ari” (2003). A woman witneses her friends die a gruesome deaths, and these deaths have one thing in common – the victims received phone calls from [...]

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Movies opening this weekend (December 28, 2007)

December 26th, 2007 · No Comments

Alien vs Predator: Requiem (2007) R 1h 26min – Action/Adventure/Sci-Fi/Sequel. (a.k.a. Alien vs Predator 2). The monsters from the two famous sci-fi action films slaughter each other in an unsuspecting Colorado town, while a humans band together to survive in this sequel.

The Orhpanage [...]

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Movies to see this weekend (Dec 21, 2007)

December 19th, 2007 · No Comments

This is going to be a great week for movie goers: with a long weekend ahead, there’s a great movie for each day of the week!

Opening in theatres nationwide:

Charlie Wilson’s War (2007) R 97min – Comedy/ Drama/ Adaptation/ Biographical. Based on the true [...]

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Movies to see this weekend (Dec 14, 2007)

December 13th, 2007 · No Comments

Opening in theatres (wide release):

Alvin and the Chipmunks (2007) – Comedy/Kids/Family - Three chipmunk brothers, Alvin, Simon, and Theodore are adopted by a man named Dave.

I Am Legend (2007) – Action/Drama/Horror/Sci-Fi – A brilliant scientist (Will Smith) may be the only survivor of the virus [...]

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Movies to see this weekend (December 07, 2007)

December 7th, 2007 · No Comments

Opening in theatres:

The Golden Compass (2007) – Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Sam Elliott, and Ian McShane star in a movie based on Philip Pullman’s novel, an exciting fantasy adventure set in an alternate world where people’s souls manifest themselves as animals. An organization [...]

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