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July 5, 2013

Movie Capsules: 07/05/2013

New this week

Despicable Me 2: Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal. Rated PG for rude humor and mild action. (GT9, CB)

Frances Ha: A New York woman (who doesn't really have an apartment) apprentices for a dance company (though she's not really a dancer) and throws herself headlong into her dreams, even as their possible reality dwindles. Rated R for sexual references and language. (ST)

Showing locally

Fast & Furious 6: Agent Hobbs has Dom and Brian reassemble their crew in order to take down a mastermind who commands an international organization of mercenary drivers. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action and mayhem, some sexuality and language. (CB)

Man of Steel: A young journalist is forced to confront his secret extraterrestrial heritage when Earth is invaded by members of his race. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence, action and destruction, and for some language. (HOR, GT9, GAR)

Monsters University: A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University -- when they weren't necessarily the best of friends. Rated G. (GT9)

Now You See Me: An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money. Rated PG-13 for language, some action and sexual content. (ER)

Star Trek Into Darkness: After the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence. (HOR)

The Heat: Uptight FBI special agent Sarah Ashburn is paired with testy Boston cop Shannon Mullins in order to take down a ruthless drug lord. The hitch: neither woman has ever had a partner -- or a friend for that matter. Rated R for pervasive language, strong crude content and some violence. (GT9)

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