November 24, 2011

At the Movies

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Arthur (voiced by James McAvoy) and Grandsanta (voiced by Bill Nighy) in the animated holiday feature "Arthur Christmas."

Sony Pictures Animation

"THE IDES OF MARCH" (R) (1:41) Stars Paul Giamatti, George Clooney and Philip Seymour Hoffman. Directed by George Clooney. An idealistic staff member for a presidential hopeful gets a crash course on dirty politics during his stint on the campaign trail. Pervasive language.

Showing at: Nickelodeon (Portland) Today 3:45, 6:30

"IMMORTALS" (R) (1:50) Stars Henry Cavill, Mickey Rourke and John Hurt. Directed by Tarsem Singh. Theseus is a mortal man chosen by Zeus to lead the fight against the ruthless King Hyperion, who is on a rampage across Greece to obtain a weapon that can destroy humanity. Sequences of strong bloody violence and some sexuality.

Showing at: Brunswick 10 Today-Tues (3D) 1:05, 3:35, 7:15, 9:45; Cinemagic Westbrook Today 12:20, 3, 7, 9:50; Cinemagic Saco Today 12:05, 2:25, 4:45, 7:05, 9:25; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Today 12, 2:30, 5, 7:30, 10; Falmouth 10 Today (3D) 1:45, 5, 7:40, 9:20, 10:05; Windham 5 Star Today-Sat 9:45

"IN TIME" (PG-13) Stars Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried and Cillian Murphy. Directed by Andrew Niccol. Set in a world where people stop aging at 25, but are genetically-engineered to live only one more year, having the means to buy your way out of the situation is a shot at immortal youth. Here, a young man accused of murder goes on the run with a hostage, though their eventual connection becomes an important part of the way against the system. Violence, some sexuality and partial nudity, and strong language.

Showing at: Nickelodeon (Portland) Today 1:30, 8:45; Falmouth 10 Today 1:15, 6:40; Cinemagic Saco Today 6:45, 9:10

"J. EDGAR" (R) (2:17) Stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Armie Hammer, Naomi Watts and Judi Dench. Directed by Clint Eastwood. As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life. Brief strong language.

Showing at: Nickelodeon (Portland) Today 1:45, 4:45, 7:45 Fri-Thurs 1:45, 4:45, 7:45; Brunswick 10 Today-Tues 1:15, 4:15, 7:30; Falmouth 10 Today 1:30, 4:45, 7:45; Cinemagic Westbrook Today 12:10, 3:20, 6:30, 9:30; Cinemagic Saco Today 12:30, 3:30, 6:30, 9:20; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Today 4, 9:30; Nordica (Freeport) Today 12:45, 3:45, 6:45, 9:40, midnight Fri-Wed 12:45, 3:45, 6:45, 9:40

"JACK AND JILL" (PG) Stars Adam Sandler, Katie Holmes and Al Pacino. Directed by Dennis Dugan. Family guy Jack Sadelstein prepares for the annual event he dreads: the Thanksgiving visit of his identical twin sister, the needy and passive-aggressive Jill, who then refuses to leave. Crude and sexual humor, language, comic violence and brief smoking.

Showing at: Brunswick 10 Today-Tues 1, 3:30, 6:40, 9:15; Cinemagic Saco Today 12, 2:10, 4:15, 7, 9:10; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Today 12:10, 2:30, 4:50, 7:20, 9:40; Cinemagic Westbrook Today 11:50, 2:10, 4:30, 6:50, 9:10; Falmouth 10 Today 2:05, 4:55, 7:15, 9:30; Windham 5 Star Today 3:55, 7, 9:30 Fri-Sat 1:05, 3:55, 7, 9:30 Sun 1:05, 3:55 7 Mon-Tues 3:55, 7 Wed 1:05, 3:55, 7

"MARGIN CALL" (R) (1:47) Stars Zachary Quinto, Stanley Tucci and Kevin Spacey. Directed by J.C. Chandor. A thriller that revolves around the key people at a investment bank over a 24-hour period during the early stages of the financial crisis.

Showing at: Nickelodeon (Portland) Today 2, 4:30, 7:15, 9:35 Fri-Thurs 2, 7:15, 9:35

"MARTHA MARCY MAY MARLENE" (R) (1:42) Stars Elizabeth Olsen, Sarah Paulson and John Hawkes. Directed by Sean Durkin. With an increasing paranoia and a past of painful memories, a former member of an abusive cult struggles to join a mainstream lifestyle with her family.

Showing at: Nickelodeon (Portland) Today 1:30, 5, 7:30, 9:45 Fri-Thurs 1:20, 3:50, 6:30

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