Weekend Movie Release Roundup: In Theaters & On DVD 8/24

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This week’s new movie releases are all geared to the adults: car chases, bike chases, and supernatural scare fests!

New In Theaters 8/24/12

1. Premium Rush (PG-13)

Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Dania Ramirez and Michael Shannon

A bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the him throughout the city.

2. The Apparition (PG-13)

Starring Ashley Greene, Tom Felton and Sebastian Stan

A couple is haunted by a supernatural presence that is unleashed during a college experiment.

3. Hit and Run (R)

Starring Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell, and Bradley Cooper

A comedy about a young couple that risks it all when they leave their small town life and embark on a road trip that may lead them towards the opportunity of a lifetime. Their trip grows awkwardly complicated and hilarious when they are chased by a friend from the past (‘Bradley Cooper’ ), a federal marshal (‘Tom Arnold’ ) and a band of misfits.

New on DVD & BLU-RAY

1. A Separation (PG-13)

Starring Peyman Moadi, Leila Hatami and Sareh Bayat

The Oscar winning film about a married couple are faced with a difficult decision – to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer’s disease.

2. The Dictator (R)

Starring Sacha Baron Cohen, Megan Fox and Anna Faris

The story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.

3. House – season 8

4. Revenge – season 1

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