Varsity Theatre




Redbelt




Mike Terry is a Jiu-jitsu master who has avoided the prize fighting circuit, choosing to pursue an honorable life by operating a self defense studio. Struggling to make ends meet, an accident changes Terry's life, introducing him to a world of promoters, and he steps into the ring. Directed and written by David Mamet Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alice Braga, Tim Allen, Emily Mortimer, Rodrigo Santoro, Rebecca Pidgeon, Randy Couture. R for strong language/99m/S/Sony Pictures Classics




Smart People




Professor Lawrence Wetherhold might be imperiously brilliant, monumentally self-possessed and an intellectual giant - but when it comes to solving the conundrums of love and family, he's as downright flummoxed as the next guy. His teenaged daughter is an acid-tongued overachiever who follows closely in dad's misery-loving footsteps, and his adopted, preposterously ne'er-do-well brother has perfected the art of freeloading. A widower who can't seem to find passion in anything anymore, it seems Lawrence is sleepwalking through a very stunted middle age. When his brother shows up unexpectedly for an extended stay at just about the same time as he accidently encounters a former student, the circumstances cause him to stir from his deep, deep freeze, with often comical, sometimes heartbreaking consequences for himself and everyone around him. Dennis Quaid, Sarah Jessica Parker, Thomas Haden Church, Ellen Page, Ashton Holmes. R for language, brief teen drug and alcohol use, and for some sexuality/94m/S/Miramax




Shine a Light




Martin Scorsese's concert documentary shows the Rolling Stones as they've never been seen before. Filming at the famed Beacon Theatre in New York City in fall 2006, Scorsese assembled a legendary team of cinematographers to capture the raw energy of the legendary band. Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Ronnie Wood, Christina Aguilera, Buddy Guy, Jack White III. PG-13 for brief strong language, drug references and smoking/122m/F/Paramount Vantage




Year My Parents Went on Vacation




In Portuguese and Yiddish with English subtitles In 1970, Brazil and the world seem to have been turned upside-down, but 12 year-old Mauro's worries have nothing to do with the military regime which controls the country. His biggest dream is to see Brazil, led by Pele, become three-time winner of the World Cup. Suddenly, he is taken to live in a different, fun-filled community called Bom Retiro, a district in Sao Paolo which is home to a large Jewish and Italian community. Michel Joelsas, Daniela Piepszyk, Germano Haiut, Simone Spoladore, Caio Blat, Eduardo Moreira, Liliana Castro. PG for thematic material, mild language, brief suggestive content, some violence and smoking/105m/F/Sony Pictures Classics




Made of Honor




Tom is sexy, successful, and knows he can rely on his best friend Hannah as the one constant in his life. It's perfect, until Hannah goes to Scotland on a business trip... and Tom realizes how empty his life is without her. When he learns that she has become engaged to a handsome Scotsman and plans to move overseas, he reluctantly agrees to be her "maid of honor"... so he can attempt to stop the wedding before it's too late. Patrick Dempsey, Michelle Monaghan, Kevin McKidd, Kathleen Quinlan&

and Sydney Pollack. PG 13 for sexual content and language/101m/S/Sony




Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day




In the 1939-set romantic tale, Miss Guinevere Pettigrew, a middle-aged London governess, finds herself unfairly dismissed from her job. An attempt to gain new employment catapults her into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer. Within minutes, Miss Pettigrew finds herself swept into a heady high-society milieu - and, within hours, discovering the possibility of a new life. Frances McDormand, Amy Adams, Shirley Henderson, Ciaran Hinds, Mark Strong, Lee Pace Rated. PG-13 for some partial nudity and innuendo/92m/S/Focus




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Iron Man




Based upon Marvel's iconic super hero, a billionaire industrialist and genius inventor is kidnapped and forced to build a devastating weapon. Instead, using his intelligence and ingenuity, he builds a high-tech suit of armor and escapes captivity. When he uncovers a nefarious plot with global implications, he dons his powerful armor and vows to protect the world as Iron Man. Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jeff Bridges, Shaun Toub, Leslie Bibb, Bill Smitrovich, Nazanin Boniadi. PG-13 for some intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and brief suggestive content/126m/S/Paramount




Baby Mama




A successful single businesswoman, who dreams of having a baby, learns she is infertile and hires a working class woman as an unlikely surrogate. Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Greg Kinnear, Dax Shepherd, Sigourney Weaver. PG-13 for crude and sexual humor, language and a drug reference/99m/F/Universal




What Happens in Vegas




Two strangers wake to discover they've gotten married following a night of debauchery in Sin City, and one of them wins a huge jackpot after playing the other's quarter. The newlyweds devise ever-escalating schemes to undermine each other, falling in love amid the mutual backstabbing. Cameron Diaz, Ashton Kutcher, Queen Latifah, Michelle Krusiec, Lake Bell. PG-13 for some sexual and crude content, and language,including a drug reference/99m/S/Fox




Speed Racer




Speed Racer was born to race cars. Aggressive, instinctive and fearless, his only real competition is the memory of the brother he idolized. When Speed turns down a lucrative offer from Royalton Industries, he infuriates the company's maniacal owner. And if Speed won't drive for Royalton, Royalton will see to it that Speed never crosses another finish line. Directed by Andy Wachowski, Larry Wachowski (Matrix) Emile Hirsch, Matthew Fox, Christina Ricci, Susan Sarandon, John Goodman, Benno Furmann, Scott Porter, Christian Oliver. PG for sequences of action, some violence, language and brief smoking/135m/S/Warner Bros.




Forbidden Kingdom




Jason, an American teenager obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kungfu classics, finds the stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King, in a pawn shop. With the lost relic in hand, Jason unexpectedly finds himself transported back to ancient China. There, he meets the drunken kungfu master, Lu Yan; an enigmatic and skillful Silent Monk; and a vengeance-bent kungfu beauty, Golden Sparrow, who lead him on his quest to return the staff to its rightful owner, the Monkey King - imprisoned in stone by the evil Jade Warlord for five hundred years. Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Michael Angarano, Crystal Liu Yi Fei, Collin Chou




PG-13 for sequences of martial arts action and some violence/113m/S/Lionsgate




Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay




Harold and Kumar are mistaken for terrorists and have to run from the law. John Cho, Kal Penn, Neil Patrick Harris




R for strong crude and sexual content, graphic nudity, pervasive language and drug use/102m/F/WB




Forgetting Sarah Marshall




Struggling musician Peter has spent six years idolizing his girlfriend, television star Sarah Marshall. He's the guy accidentally omitted from award acceptance speeches. When she dumps him, he believes that not having Sarah may just ruin his life. To clear his head, Peter takes an impulsive trip to Hawaii where he is confronted by his worst nightmare: Sarah and her tragically hip new British-rocker boyfriend sharing his hotel. Jason Segel, Kristen Bell, Jonah Hill




R for sexual content, language and some graphic nudity/111m/F/Universal