Movie Night: What’s New in Theaters & On DVD


T.G.I.F.!  If you're planning a date night out (or in!) this weekend, take a look at what's new in theaters and on DVD.

New in Theaters 3/7/14


1. 300: Rise of an Empire (R)

Starring Eva Green, Lena Headey and Sullivan Stapleton

Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy.


2. Mr. Peabody & Sherman (PG)

Starring the voices of Ty Burrell, Allison Janney, Max Charles and Ariel Winter

The time-traveling adventures of an advanced canine and his adopted son, as they endeavor to fix a time rift they created.


New on DVD


1.  The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (PG-13)

Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson

The sequel to "The Hunger Games" sees Katniss and Peeta drawn back into the arena after their past victory sparks a revolution in the districs of Panem.

2.  12 Years a Slave (R)

Starring  Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender and Dwight Henry

The Oscar winning film about a free black man from upstate New York who is kidnapped and sold into slavery.


3.  Philomena (PG-13)

Starring Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Mare Winningham

A political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent.


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