Weekend Movie Release Roundup 3/8

The much-anticipated prequel to the class tale of Oz hits theaters today!  See what else is on the new release list this week!


New in theaters 3/8/13


1. Oz the Great and Powerful (PG)

Starring Mila Kunis, Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz and James Franco

A small-time circus magician with dubious ethics is hurled away from Kansas to the vibrant Land of Oz. He meets three witches who are not convinced he is the great wizard everyone’s been expecting. Reluctantly drawn into the epic problems facing the Land of Oz and its inhabitants, Oscar must find out who is good and who is evil before it is too late.

2. Dead Man Down (R)

Starring Colin Farrell and Noomi Rapace

A NYC crime lord’s right-hand man is seduced by one of his boss’s victims, a woman seeking revenge.



1. Wreck It Ralph (PG)

Starring the voices of John C. Reilly,Jane Lynch, and Alan Tudyk

A video game villain tries to fulfill his dream to become a hero, but his dream causes mayhem to the entire arcade.

2. Red Dawn (PG-13)

Starring Chris Hemsworth, Isabel Lucas and Josh Hutcherson

A loose remake of the original. A group of teenagers look to save their town from an invasion of North Korean (last time it was Russia!) soldiers.


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