Varsity Theatre and Ashland Street Cinemas

Schedule effective

Oct. 28-Nov. 3

Courageous

Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:30 Daily showtimes 3:20 6:10 9:00

Four men, one calling: To Serve and Protect. As law enforcement officers, they face danger every day, yet when tragedy strikes close to home, these husbands and fathers are left wrestling with their hopes, their fears and their faith. Starring Alex Kendrick, Ken Bevel. Rated PG-13 for some violence and drug content/130m.



The Big Year

Times: Daily showtimes: 4:00 6:25

Three avid bird watchers compete to spot the rarest birds in North America at a prestigious annual event. Directed by David Frankel. Starring Owen Wilson, Steve Martin, Jack Black, Jim Parsons, Rashida Jones, Anjelica Huston. Rated PG for language and sensuality /100m.



The Mighty Macs

Times: Daily showtimes: 7:05

In the early '70s, Cathy Rush becomes the head basketball coach at a tiny, all-girls Catholic college. Though her team has no gym and no uniforms — and the school itself is in danger of being sold — Coach Rush looks to steer her girls to their first national championship. Directed by Tim Chambers. Starring Carla Gugino, David Boreanaz, Marley Shelton, Ellen Burstyn, Lauren Bittner. Rated G/98m.



50/50

Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 2:25 Daily showtimes: 4:45 9:20

Based on real experiences from the life of writer and cancer survivor Will Reiser, "50/50" is a poignant, funny movie that deals with a serious subject. Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen. Rated R for language throughout, sexual content and some drug use/100m.



The Ides of March

Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 2:00 Daily showtimes: 4:20 6:45 9:10

In the frantic last days before a heavily contested Ohio presidential primary, an up-and-coming campaign press secretary finds himself involved in a political scandal that threatens to upend his candidate's shot at the presidency. Directed by George Clooney. Starring Ryan Gosling, George Clooney. Rated R for pervasive language/101m.



Moneyball

Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 1:00 Daily showtimes: 8:50

Forced to reinvent his team on a tight budget, Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane partners with an Ivy League grad and recruits bargain players that the scouts call flawed. Rated PG-13 for some strong language/133m.

Schedule effective Oct. 28-Nov. 3

In Time

Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 1:30 Daily showtimes: 4:10 6:45 9:20

Welcome to a world where time has become the ultimate currency. You stop aging at 25, but there's a catch: you're genetically-engineered to live only one more year, unless you can buy your way out of it. Directed by Andrew Niccol. Starring Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried. Rated PG-13 for violence, some sexuality and partial nudity, and brief strong language/110m.



Puss in Boots (in 2D)

Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:10 2:25 Daily showtimes: 4:40 6:55 9:10

The hilarious and courageous tale of Puss' pre-Shrek adventures as he teams with mastermind Humpty Dumpty and street-savvy Kitty to steal the famed Goose that lays the Golden Eggs. Starring the voice talents of Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Zach Galifianakis. Rated PG for some adventure action and mild rude humor/90m.



The Three Musketeers (in 2D)

Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 1:15 Daily showtimes: 3:50 6:25 9:00

See review, Page 11

Rated PG-13 for sequences of adventure action violence/111m.

Paranormal Activity 3

Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:25 2:40 Daily showtimes: 4:55 7:15 9:30

See review, Page 11

Rated R for some violence, language, brief sexuality and drug use/84m.



Footloose

Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:45 Daily showtimes: 3:20 6:00 8:40

See review, Page 11

City kid Ren moves to a small town where rock 'n' roll and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace. Directed by Craig Brewer. Starring Kenny Wormald, Julianne Hough, Dennis Quaid, Andie MacDowell. Rated PG-13 for some teen drug and alcohol use, sexual content, violence and language /113m.



Real Steel

Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:35 Daily showtimes: 3:25 6:10 8:50

In the near future, where the sport of boxing has gone high-tech, Charlie Kenton is a washed-up fighter who lost his chance at a title when 200-pound, 8-foot-tall steel robots took over the ring. Now Charlie earns just enough money piecing together low-end bots from scrap metal to get from one underground boxing venue to the next. He reluctantly teams up with his estranged son, Max, to build and train a championship contender and, against all odds, gets one last shot at a comeback. Starring Hugh Jackman, Kevin Durand, Evangeline Lilly. Rated PG-13 for some violence, brief language/127m.