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Archive: Friday

April 4, 2014

Movie Capsules: 04/04/2014

New this week

Captain America-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)

Out of the Furnace: When Rodney Baze mysteriously disappears and law enforcement doesn't follow through fast enough, his older brother, Russell, takes matters into his own hands to find justice. Rated R for strong violence, language and drug content. (BIJ)

The Grand Budapest Hotel: The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. Rated R for language, some sexual content and violence. (ST)

Showing locally

300 Rise of an Empire: Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy. Rated R for strong sustained sequences of stylized bloody violence throughout, a sex scene, nudity and some language. (HOR)

Dallas Buyers Club: In 1985 Dallas, electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof works around the system to help AIDS patients get the medication they need after he is himself diagnosed with the disease. Rated R for pervasive language, some strong sexual content, nudity and drug use. (GAR)

Divergent: In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late. Rated PG-13 for intense violence and action, thematic elements and some sensuality. (HOR, GT9)

Frozen (sing-a-long edition): Fearless optimist Anna teams up with Kristoff in an epic journey, encountering Everest-like conditions, and a hilarious snowman named Olaf in a race to find Anna's sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom in eternal winter. Rated PG for some action and mild rude humor. (BIJ)

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