Friday, August 8, 2008
Movies opening this weekend
A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2
Four young women continue the journey toward adulthood. Now three years later, these lifelong friends embark on separate paths for their first year of college and the summer beyond, but remain in touch by sharing their experiences with each other as they always have-with honesty and humor.
Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life -- which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" -- thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher.
Bottle Shock (Limited)
The story of the early days of California wine making featuring the now infamous, blind Paris wine tasting of 1976 that has come to be known as "Judgment of Paris".
Beer For My Horses (Limited)
"Beer for My Horses" tells the story of two best friends that work together as deputies in a small town. The two defy the Sheriff and head off on an outrageous road trip to save the protagonist's girlfriend from drug lord kidnappers.
Hell Ride (Limited)
The story deals with the characters Pistolero, the Gent and Comanche and the deadly, unfinished business among them.
Henry Poole Is Here
Henry Poole abandons his fiancée and family business to spend what he believes are his remaining days alone. The discovery of a "miracle" by a nosy neighbor ruptures his solitude and restores his faith in life.
An ex-cop and his family are the target of an evil force that is using mirrors as a gateway into their home.