Traverse City Record-Eagle

May 10, 2013

Movie Capsules: 05/10/2013


Traverse City Record-Eagle

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Don’t Stop Believin’ Everyman’s Journey: A documentary on Arnel Pineda, who was plucked from YouTube to become the new singer for the rock and roll band, Journey. Not rated. (ST)

Peeples: Sparks fly when Wade Walker crashes the Peeples annual reunion in the Hamptons to ask for their precious daughter Grace’s hand in marriage. Rated PG-13 for sexual content, drug material and language. (HOR)

Somebody Up There Likes Me: A comedy about a man, his best friend and the woman they both adore watching their lives fly by. Rated R. (ST)

The Great Gatsby: A Midwestern war veteran finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor. Rated PG-13 for some violent images, sexual content, smoking, partying and brief language. (HOR)

Showing locally

42: The life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey. Rated PG-13 for thematic elements including language. (HOR, SB, ER)

Jurassic Park 3D: During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok. Rated PG-13 for intense science fiction terror. (GT9)

Iron Man 3: When Tony Stark’s world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution. Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence throughout, and brief suggestive content. (HOR, GT9)

Oblivion: A veteran assigned to extract Earth’s remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself. Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action violence, brief strong language, and some sensuality/nudity. (HOR)

Oz the Great and Powerful: A small-time magician arrives in an enchanted land and is forced to decide if he will be a good man or a great one. Rated PG for sequences of action and scary images, and brief mild language. (GT9)

Pain & Gain: A trio of bodybuilders in Florida get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong. Rated R for bloody violence, crude sexual content, nudity, language throughout and drug use. Rated R for bloody violence, crude sexual content, nudity, language throughout and drug use. (HOR)

The Big Wedding: A long-divorced couple fakes being married as their family unites for a wedding. Rated R for language, sexual content and brief nudity. (GT9)

The Company You Keep: A former Weather Underground activist goes on the run from a journalist who has discovered his identity. Rated R for language. (GAR)

The Croods: The world’s very first prehistoric family goes on a road trip to an uncharted and fantastical world. Rated PG. (GT9)

The Place Beyond the Pines: A motorcycle stunt rider turns to robbing banks as a way to provide for his lover and their newborn child, a decision that puts him on a collision course with an ambitious rookie cop navigating a department ruled by a corrupt detective. Rated R for language throughout, some violence, teen drug and alcohol use, and a sexual reference. (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) and The Bay Theatre in Suttons Bay (BAY)