Varsity Theatre




Juno




12:20 2:35 4:55 7:15 9:30




A whip-smart teen confronts an unplanned pregnancy by a classmate. With the help of her best friend, Juno finds her unborn child a "perfect" set of parents - an affluent suburban couple longing to adopt. Luckily, Juno has the total support of her parents as she faces some tough decisions, flirts with adulthood and ultimately figures out where she belongs. Ellen Page, Michael Cera, Allison Janney, J.K. Simmons, Olivia Thirlby, Rainn Wilson, Jason Bateman, Jennifer Garner




PG-13 for mature thematic material, sexual content and language/96m/S/Fox Searchlight




Kite Runner




12:50/3:10 3:40/6:00 6:30/8:50 9:15/11:35




In English and Dari with English subtitles In a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. It's a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the day's victory, one boy's fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption. Now, after 20 years of living in America, Amir returns to a perilous Afghanistan under the Taliban's iron-fisted rule to face the secrets that still haunt him and take one last daring chance to set things right. An epic tale of fathers and sons, of friendship and betrayal, that takes us from the final days of Afghanistan's monarchy to the atrocities of the Taliban reign. Directed by Marc Forster ("Finding Neverland"); Screenplay by David Benioff, based on the novel by Khaled Hosseini Wali Razaqi, Khalid Abdalla, Sa&

239;d Taghmaoui, Shaun Toub, Nasser Memarzia




PG-13 for strong thematic material including the rape of a child, violence and brief strong language/128m/S/Paramount Classics




Atonement




12:40 3:30 6:15 9:05




In 1935, 13-year-old fledgling writer Briony Tallis and her family live a life of wealth and privilege in their enormous mansion. On the warmest day of the year, the country estate takes on an unsettling hothouse atmosphere, stoking Briony's vivid imagination. Robbie, the educated son of the family's housekeeper, carries a torch for Briony's headstrong older sister Cecilia. All it will take is one spark for this relationship to combust. When it does, Briony &

who has a crush on Robbie &

is compelled to interfere, going so far as accusing Robbie of a crime he did not commit. James McAvoy, Keira Knightley, Saoirse Ronan, Brenda Blethyn, Vanessa Redgrave R for disturbing war images, language and some sexuality/123m/F/Focus




Charlie Wilson's War




1:30 3:50 6:05 8:20




Charlie Wilson was a bachelor congressman from Texas who had a habit of showing up in hot tubs with strippers and cocaine. His "Good Time Charlie" exterior, however, masked an extraordinary mind, a deep sense of patriotism and a passion for the underdog, and in the early 1980s the underdog was Afghanistan""which had just been brutally invaded by the Russians. Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams, Ned Beatty R for strong language, nudity/sexual content and some drug use/102m/F/Universal




Great Debaters




12:30 3:10 5:50 8:30




Set against the backdrop of the Jim Crow South and inspired by a true story, a brilliant but volatile coach uses the power of words to shape a group of underdog students from a small, modest black college in East Texas into an elite debate team while challenging the social mores of the time.




Ashland Street Cinemas




Bucket List




1:25 3:50 6:10 8:30




A corporate billionaire and a working class mechanic share a hospital room and discover they have two things in common - a desire to spend the time they have left doing everything they ever wanted to do and an unrealized need to come to terms with who they are. Together they embark on the road trip of a lifetime, becoming friends along the way and learning to live life to the fullest, with insight and humor. Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes, Rob Morrow




PG-13 for language, including a sexual reference/97m/F/Warner Bros.




Water Horse: Legend of the Deep




1:05 3:40 6:20 8:45




Angus, a young Scottish boy, finds an enchanted egg. Taking it home, he soon finds himself face-to-face with an amazing creature: the mythical "water horse" of Scottish lore. Emily Watson, Alex Etel, Ben Chaplin, David Morrissey, Brian Cox




PG for some action/peril, mild language and brief smoking/112m/S/Sony




I Am Legend




1:15 4:00 6:35 9:10




Robert Neville is a brilliant scientist, but even he could not contain the terrible virus that was unstoppable, incurable ... and manmade. Somehow immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City...and maybe the world. But he is not alone. Will Smith, Alice Braga, Dash Mihok, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Charlie Tahan




PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence/114m/S/WB




National Treasure: Book of Secrets




12:10 3:05 6:00 9:00




When a missing page from the diary of John Wilkes Booth surfaces, Ben's great-great grandfather is suddenly implicated as a key conspirator in Abraham Lincoln's death. Determined to prove his ancestor's innocence, Ben follows an international chain of clues. Nicolas Cage, Jon Voight, Harvey Keitel, Ed Harris, Diane Kruger, Justin Bartha, Bruce Greenwood, Helen Mirren




PG for some violence and action/124m(+6m short)/S/Disney




One Missed Call




12:20 2:40 4:59 7:15 9:30




Beth is traumatized when she witnesses the gruesome deaths of two friends just days apart. Even more disturbing, she knows that both of them had received chilling cell phone messages - recordings of their own horrifying last moments. Impossibly, the calls were received days before they died, but each death occurred precisely when and how the messages foretold.




PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and terror, frightening images, some sexual material and thematic elements/88m/F/WB




Alvin and the Chipmunks




12:55 3:15 5:30 7:45




Jason Lee stars as David Seville in this CG/live-action hybrid film, based on the 1950s cartoon series about chipmunks Alvin, Simon and Theodore, who sing in three-part harmony. Jason Lee, David Cross, Cameron Richardson, Jane Lynch, Justin Long




PG for some mild, rude humor/91m/F/Fox