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click to enlarge Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx revive Crockett and Tubbs - in Miami Vice.
  • Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx revive Crockett and Tubbs in Miami Vice.

Akeelah and the Bee (PG)

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The Break-Up (PG-13)

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*Cars (G)
Like every one of the six previous features Pixar has delivered, Cars is smart, snappy and entertaining. It's funny, warm and charming, yes but it's also wise in a way that's almost enough to make you want to weep. Scott Renshaw

Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Click (PG-13)
An overworked architect (Adam Sandler) discovers a remote control that allows him to rewind and fast-forward his life. Not reviewed

Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Clerks 2 (R)
A disaster at Randall and Dante's store sends them off in search of brighter horizons, only to land them at Mooby's, a fictional Disney-McDonald's-corporate fast-food joint. Not reviewed

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

The Devil Wears Prada (PG-13)
A nave young woman lands a job as an assistant to one of New York City's biggest magazine editors in this comedic drama. Starring Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway. Not reviewed

Chapel Hills 15, Cinemark 16, Tinseltown

Garfield: The Tail of Two Kitties (PG)

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Ice Age 2: The Meltdown (PG)

click to enlarge Watch girls revel in spite and meanness in John - Tucker Must Die.
  • Watch girls revel in spite and meanness in John Tucker Must Die.

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*An Inconvenient Truth (PG)
If Al Gore weren't so self-effacing throughout An Inconvenient Truth, vignettes from his personal and political life might come across as preachy or maudlin. But the former senator and vice president has acquired an ease and sense of humor since he lost the White House to George W. Bush, and his likeability factor infuses these segments with an amiable, even affectionate tinge. An Inconvenient Truth is, ultimately, not an apocalyptic horror show but a call to action, and a damn effective one. Kathryn Eastburn

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*Lady in the Water (PG-13)
One of M. Night Shyamalan's great talents as a visual storyteller and why he is often likened to Steven Spielberg is that, even in his less-than-successful films, he finds spirit and mystery in the ordinary, and that is certainly the case here. Lady in the Water wants us to be sad and hopeful and in awe about a lot of things, but it didn't make me actually feel much of anything. It is, perhaps, too self-consciously about how a story is made real at the expense of actually making a story real. MaryAnn Johanson

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

Little Man (PG-13)
Shawn and Marlon Wayans star in this comedy about a wannabe father who mistakes a vertically challenged fugitive for his newly adopted son. Not reviewed

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

Mission Impossible 3 (PG-13)

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Monster House (PG)
Steve Buscemi lends his vocal talents to this animated children's film about a scary house that is actually a monster. Not reviewed

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

My Super Ex-Girlfriend (PG-13)
When an average guy (Luke Wilson) breaks up with his superhero girlfriend (Uma Thurman), she uses her superpowers to torment him in this romantic comedy. Not reviewed

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

The Omen (R)

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Over the Hedge (PG)

click to enlarge View a humbling side of life in The Ant Bully.
  • View a humbling side of life in The Ant Bully.

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*Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (PG-13)
The original Pirates was that rare blockbuster that connected with audiences not on the basis of a star or a concept, but on the basis of a performance. Dead Man's Chest is over-plotted. By all rights, the 150 minutes of Dead Man's Chest should feel like a slog and a half through its plot points, but instead it's actually a crackling piece of action filmmaking. Scott Renshaw

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

Poseidon (PG-13)

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Roving Mars (G)
A pair of automated vehicles transmits images from the surface of Mars. Not reviewed

Cinemark 16 IMAX

RV (PG)

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Superman Returns (PG-13)
Director Bryan Singer has made a movie about our need for hope in a dark time, trying to cobble his Superman/Jesus metaphors to the necessary machinations of a Hollywood blockbuster. The result is something slightly aloof a hero only briefly allowing us to touch his cape before he's off to the Fortress of Solitude. It's not enough to believe a man can fly. We need to believe that the thing that's flying is actually a man. Scott Renshaw

Carmike Stadium 10, Cinemark 16, Cinemark 16 IMAX, Tinseltown

*United 93 (R)

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The Wild (G)

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*X-Men: The Last Stand (PG-13)

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*You, Me and Dupree (PG-13)
Owen Wilson has a talent for turning loafing and mooching into something Zen and almost religious. But only in the movies is that kind of thing adorable and charming. In reality, you'd kick him out of your life if you didn't actually kill him first, especially if he behaved like Randy Dupree. MaryAnn Johanson

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

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