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Arts & Entertainment

May 16, 2014

Movie Capsules: 05/16/2014

New this week

Chasing Ice: Follow National Geographic photographer James Balog across the Arctic as he deploys time-lapse cameras designed for one purpose: to capture a multi-year record of the world's changing glaciers. Rated PG-13 for brief strong language. (ER)

Godzilla: The world's most famous monster is pitted against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity's scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of destruction, mayhem and creature violence. (CB, HOR, BIJ)

Million Dollar Arm: A sports agent stages an unconventional recruitment strategy to get talented Indian cricket players to play Major League Baseball. Rated PG for mild language and some suggestive content. (GT9)

The Lunchbox: A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system connects a young housewife to an older man in the dusk of his life as they build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox. Rated PG for thematic material and smoking. (GAR)

The Railway Man: A former British Army officer, who was tormented as a prisoner of war at a Japanese labor camp during World War II, discovers that the man responsible for much of his treatment is still alive and sets out to confront him. Rated R for disturbing prisoner of war violence. (ST)

Tim's Vermeer: Inventor Tim Jenison seeks to understand the painting techniques used by Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer. Rated PG-13 for some strong language. (BAY)

Showing locally

Bears: A documentary that follows an Alaskan bear family as its young cubs are taught life's most important lessons. Rated G. (GT9)

Captain American-The Winter Soldier: Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history: the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence, gunplay and action throughout. (GT9)

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