Weekend Movie Release Roundup 2/7

This weekend’s new movie releases have a little bit of everything: a comedy, a drama, and a classic gets the 3D treatment for a limited return to the big screen! 



New in Theaters 2/8/13

1. Identity Thief (R)

Starring Melissa McCarthy, Jason Bateman and Amanda Peet

Mild-mannered businessman Sandy Patterson travels from Denver to Miami to confront the deceptively harmless-looking woman who has been living it up after stealing Sandy’s identity.


2. Side Effects (R)

Starring Channing Tatum, Rooney Mara, and Jude Law

A woman takes a new drug intended to treat anxiety, but discovers that it has some unexpected side effects.


3. Top Gun – 3D (PG)

Starring Tom Cruise, Kelly McGinnis, Val Kilmer and Anthony Edwards

Yes, THAT Top Gun!  The classic film gets the 3D treatment in limited theaters!


New on DVD & BLU-RAY 2/5/13


1. Flight (R)

Starring Denzel Washington, John Goodman, and Don Cheadle

An airline pilot saves a flight from crashing, but an investigation into the malfunctions reveals something troubling.

2. Here Comes the Boom (PG)

Starring Kevin James,Salma Hayek, and Henry Winkler

A high school biology teacher tries to save extra-curricular activities from being cut at his school by attempting to become a mixed-martial arts fighter.

3. Alex Cross (PG-13)

Starring Tyler Perry, Matthew Fox and Edward Burns

Based on the James Patterson novels. A homicide detective is pushed to the brink of his moral and physical limits as he tangles with a ferociously skilled serial killer who specializes in torture and pain.


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