At the Theater: In Our Area

At the Theater
In Our Area

Alvin and the Chipmunks, Live Action/animated - PG
Based on the 1980s cartoon series about a music group of chipmunks comprised of mischievous group leader Alvin; tall and quiet Simon; and chubby, impressionable Theodore.
August Rush, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Musical - PG
A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents
Awake, Thriller - R
The story focuses on a man who suffers "anesthetic awareness" and finds himself awake and aware, but paralyzed, during heart surgery. His young wife must wrestle with her own demons as a drama unfolds around them.
Bee Movie, Animated, Comedy, Family - PG
Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. As their relationship blossoms, he discovers humans actually eat honey, and subsequently decides to sue us.
Beowulf 3D, Adventure, Animated, Fantasy - PG-13
The warrior Beowulf must fight and defeat the monster Grendel who is terrorizing towns, and later, Grendel's mother, who begins killing out of revenge.
Enchanted, Family, Fantasy, Live Action/animated - PG
A classic Disney fairytale collides with modern-day New York City in a story about a fairytale princess from the past who is thrust into present-day by an evil queen.
Fred Claus, Comedy, Holiday - PG
Fred Claus, Santa's bitter older brother, is forced to move to the North Pole.
Hitman, Action - R
A gun-for-hire known only as Agent 47 hired by a group known only as 'The Agency' is ensnared in a political conspiracy, which finds him pursued by both Interpol and the Russian military as he treks across Eastern Europe.
I Am Legend, Horror, Science Fiction - PG-13
Robert Neville is a brilliant scientist, but even he could not contain the terrible virus that was unstoppable...
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy - G
Molly Mahoney (Portman) is the awkward and insecure manager of Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium, the strangest, most fantastic, most wonderful toy store in the world.
No Country for Old Men, Drama - R
Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon some dead bodies, a stash of heroin and more than $2 million in cash near the Rio Grande.
The Golden Compass, Adventure, Fantasy - PG-13
In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization
The Perfect Holiday, Holiday - PG
A young girl turns to a department store Santa (Chestnut) in the hopes that he will help find a new husband for her divorced mother (Union).
This Christmas, Comedy Drama, Holiday - PG-13
A Christmastime drama centered around the Whitfield family's first holiday together in four years.
National Treasure: Book of Secrets, Action/Adventure and Sequel - PG
Treasure hunter Benjamin Franklin Gates (Cage) looks to discover the truth behind the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, by uncovering the mystery within the 18 pages missing from assassin John Wilkes Booth's diary.
Stephen King's The Mist, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Suspense/Horror, Thriller and Adaptation - R
A freak storm unleashes a species of blood-thirsty creatures on a small town, where a small band of citizens hole-up in a supermarket and fight for their lives.