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Big Momma's House 2 (PG-13)
In this sequel, Martin Lawrence stars as an FBI agent who must go undercover as a woman. Not reviewed

Tinseltown

*Brokeback Mountain (R)
Ang Lee's directorial restraint, the Larry McMurtry-Diana Ossana screenplay so faithful to Annie Proulx's story, near-perfect casting and the magnificent Wyoming landscape yield an unforgettable film. Kathryn Eastburn

Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

*Capote (R)
Capote depicts an artist's dilemma and ultimate demise when faced with selling his soul for a story. Kathryn Eastburn

Chapel Hills 15

Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (PG)

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Chicken Little (G)

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*The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (PG)
Director Andrew Adamson (Shrek) has done a masterful job adapting C.S. Lewis' beloved children's book to the screen. Kathryn Eastburn

Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16

Curious George (G)
Will Ferrell stars as The Man in the Yellow Hat, friend to the curious monkey, in this animated feature. Also starring Drew Barrymore, David Cross and Eugene Levy. Not reviewed

Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Date Movie (PG-13)
Adam Campbell and Alyson Hannigan star in this spoof of popular romantic comedies. Not reviewed

Carmike Stadium 10, Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Doogal (G)
This animated tale tells of an evil sorcerer (Jon Stewart) who vows to deep-freeze the earth forever. A band of heroes (Jimmy Fallon, William H. Macy, and Whoopi Goldberg) led by a mutt (Daniel Tay) search for three magic diamonds to save the day. Not reviewed

Carmike Stadium 10, Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Eight Below (PG)
Eight Below is pretty amazing. You'll marvel at the dogs, sure, but you'll also be astonished that Mr. 2 Fast 2 Furious (Paul Walker) continues to get lead roles. Director Frank Marshall makes Jerry Shepard and Davis McClaren's trip quick-moving and riveting, but you may as well tune out when the movie starts cutting back and forth between the humans, safely back in America, and the dogs, left to fend for themselves in increasingly perilous conditions. Tricia Olszewski

Carmike Stadium 10, Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

End of the Spear (PG-13)
When five young missionaries are speared to death by Waodani tribesmen in Ecuador in 1956, the lives of the missionaries' families and Mincayani's (Louie Leonardo's) people are changed forever. Not reviewed

Cinemark 16

Final Destination 3 (R)
A psychic high-schooler convinces her friends to exit a roller coaster before it crashes, but death continues to follow them. Not reviewed

Carmike Stadium 10, Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Firewall (PG-13)
The reality of Ford's advancing years makes Firewall feel like a slightly different chapter in his film history. He's playing a computer geek whose best butt-kicking days have passed him by and that subtext delivers more drama than the script can muster. Scott Renshaw

Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Freedomland (R)
Joe Roth's pidgin filmmaking proves he serves cinema best when he's just the guy signing the checks. He shows no sense for how to set his scenes on simmer; everything gets microwaved to insta-boil. Scott Renshaw

Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Fun with Dick and Jane (PG-13)

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*Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (PG-13)

Cinemark 16 IMAX, Picture Show

Hoodwinked (PG)
This simple-minded cartoon deserves to be pilloried for falling victim to that contemporary kid-flick game of can-you-top-this: the obsession with being ever more hip and pop-culture savvy. Scott Renshaw

Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16

*King Kong (PG-13)
In the past, it has been enough for special effects to convince us that something exists. Director Peter Jackson wants us to believe that Kong has lived. The New Zealand director has raised the bar for action set pieces. Scott Renshaw

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The Last Holiday (PG-13)

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Lewis and Clark: Great Journey West (NR)
The film chronicles the Corps of Discovery, led by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, into uncharted territory to find a water passageway to the Pacific Ocean. Not reviewed

Cinemark 16 IMAX

Madea's Family Reunion (PG-13)
Tyler Perry stars as a gun-carrying grandma who must deal with a host of troubles around the planning of a family reunion. Also starring Maya Angelou. Not reviewed

Carmike Stadium 10, Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

*Mrs. Henderson Presents (R)
Mrs. Henderson hits all its marks, well-worn though they be, and Judi Dench fans will once more find themselves glorying in her reckless spirit. Bill Gallo

Kimball's Twin Peak

Nanny McPhee (PG)
Emma Thompson plays a governess who uses magic to make motherless children behave. Not reviewed

Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

The New World (PG-13)

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The Pink Panther (PG)
A prequel to the 1964 Peter Sellers film where the detective (Steve Martin) tries to solve the murder of a famous soccer coach and find out who stole a famous diamond. Not reviewed

Carmike Stadium 10, Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Running Scared (R)
Paul Walker plays a screw-up mob lackey who gets into trouble while disposing of "hot" guns for the Russian Mafia. Not reviewed

Carmike Stadium 10, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

*The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (R)
See full review on page 30.

Kimball's Twin Peak

Underworld: Evolution (R)
As the war between vampires and werewolves rages on, the legacy of both races is revealed, including the personal history of Selene (Kate Beckinsale). Not reviewed

Cinemark 16, Picture Show, Tinseltown

*Walk the Line (PG-13)
The movie comes to life when Joaquin Phoenix takes the stage, channeling the sober depth and power of Johnny Cash's personality and his musical voice. Kathryn Eastburn

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When a Stranger Calls (PG-13)
A high-schooler is harassed by a threatening prank caller while she is babysitting, only to find the children dead. She is haunted later in life by the same stranger who called her in her youth. Not reviewed

Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Wild Safari 3-D: A South African

Adventure (NR)
A simulated safari with elephants, rhinos, leopards, lions and buffaloes in which the viewer learns about the habitats and lives of these animals in South Africa. Not reviewed

Cinemark 16 IMAX

*The World's Fastest Indian (PG-13)
Anthony Hopkins, as a randy, smart-mouthed old New Zealander determined to break the world's land speed record on his 1920 Indian Scout motorcycle, is as charming and heartwarming as a weekend in a cozy bed and breakfast. You'll walk away feeling as if you've had a nice piece of cake not too sweet, with a hint of spice, filling but not overly so. Kathryn Eastburn

Tinseltown

Yours, Mine and Ours (PG)

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