Weekend Movie Release Roundup – Carrie, Escape Plan And More

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New In theaters 10/18/13

1. Carrie (R)

Starring Chloe Grace Moretz and Julianne Moore

A shy girl outcast by her classmates and kept sheltered by her deeply religious mother unleashes on the town after being pushed over the edge at her prom. 

2. The Fifth Estate (R)

Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, David Thewlis, Daniel Bruhl

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg team up to become underground watchdogs of the privileged and powerful. On a shoestring, they create a platform that allows whistle-blowers to anonymously leak covert data, shining a light on the dark recesses of government secrets and corporate crimes. Soon, they are breaking more hard news than the world's most legendary media organizations combined. But when Assange and Berg gain access to the biggest trove of confidential intelligence documents in U.S. history, they battle each other and a defining question of our time: what are the costs of keeping secrets in a free society-and what are the costs of exposing them?


3.  Escape Plan  (R)

Starring Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and 50 Cent (aka Curtis Jackson)

When a structural-security authority finds himself set up and imprisoned in the world's most secret and secure facility, he uses his skills to escape with help from the inside.


4. 12 Years a Slave (R)

Starring  Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender and Dwight Henry

In the antebellum period in the United States, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.


New on DVD & BLU-RAY


1.  Pacific Rim (PG-13)

Starring Charlie Hunnam and Idris Elba

As a war between humankind and monster sea creatures rages, a former pilot and a newbie are paired up to drive a special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse.


2. The Heat (R)

Starring Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy

An uptight FBI agent is paired with a testy Boston cop in order to take down a ruthless drug lord. The hitch: neither woman has ever had a partner — or a friend for that matter.



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