Traverse City Record-Eagle

June 28, 2013

Movie Capsules: 06/28/2013


Traverse City Record-Eagle

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The Heat: An uptight FBI special agent is paired with a testy Boston cop to take down a ruthless drug lord. Rated R for pervasive language, strong crude content and some violence. (GT9)

The Kings of Summer: Three teenage friends decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods and living off the land. Rated R for language and some teen drinking. (ST)

The Lone Ranger: Native American warrior Tonto recounts the untold tales that transformed John Reid, a man of the law, into a legend of justice. Rated PG-13 For sequences of intense action and violence, and some suggestive material. (HOR, BAY)

White House Down: A Capitol policeman on a tour of the White House with his daughter springs into action to save his child and protect the president from a heavily armed group of paramilitary invaders. Rated PG-13 For prolonged sequences of action and violence including intense gunfire and explosions, some language and a brief sexual image.(HOR, GT9)

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. (HOR, ER)

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, BAY)

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

Mud: Two teenage boys encounter a fugitive and form a pact to help him evade the bounty hunters on his trail and to reunite him with his true love. Rated PG-13 for some violence, sexual references, language and smoking. (BAY)

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. (HOR, GT9, GAR)

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 Internship: Two salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital age find their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete for a shot at employment. Rated PG-13 for sexuality, some crude humor, partying and language. (GT9)

This is the End: While attending a party at James Franco’s house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse. Rated R for crude and sexual content throughout, brief graphic nudity, pervasive language, drug use and some violence. (HOR)

World War Z: United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic. Rated PG-13 for intense frightening zombie sequences, violence and disturbing images. (HOR)

Information is based on data available at press time from Traverse City area Carmike theaters (GT9, HOR), the State Theatre (ST), the Garden Theatre in Frankfort (GAR), the Elk Rapids Cinema (ER), the Cherry Bowl Drive-In (CB) and The Bay Theatre in Suttons Bay (BAY).