At the MoviesWhat's new in theaters this week
By: Herald Staff Report, Grand Forks Herald
New in GF/EGF:
“Bridesmaids”: Picked as her best friend’s maid of honor, lovelorn and broke Annie looks to bluff her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals with an oddball group of bridesmaids. With Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne, Melissa McCarthy, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Ellkie Kemper. Director: Paul Feig. (1:40) Rated R for some strong sexuality, and language throughout.
“Jane Eyre”: After a bleak childhood, Jane Eyre goes out into the world to become a governess. Happiness seems to have found her at last, but could her employer’s terrible secret destroy it forever? With Mia Wasikowska, Michael Fassbender, Jamie Bell. Director: Cary Fukunaga. (2:00) Rated PG-13 for some thematic elements including a nude image and brief violent content.
“Priest”: (3D) In a world ravaged by centuries of war between man and vampires, a warrior priest lives in obscurity. When his niece is abducted by murderous vampires, priest breaks his sacred vows to find her before they turn her into one of them. With Paul Bettany, Cam Gigandet, Maggie Q. Director: Scott Charles Stewart. (1:27) Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, disturbing images and brief strong language.
“African Cats”: A nature documentary centered on two cat families. (1:50) PG-13.
“The Conspirator”: Mary Surratt is the lone female charged as a co-conspirator in the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln. (2:02) PG-13
“Fast Five”: The crew finds itself on the wrong side of the law as they try to switch lanes between a drug lord and a federal agent. (2:10) PG-13
“Hoodwinked”: (3D, regular format) The Goody Bandit steals candy recipes putting many forest animals out of business. Animated. (1:20) PG
“Insidious”: A family tries to prevent evil spirits from trapping their comatose child. (1:42) PG-13
“Jumping the Broom”: Two very different families converge on Martha’s Vineyard one weekend for a wedding. (2:01) PG-13
“Prom”: A group of teens find their lives intersecting and their futures taking shape as they prepare for prom. (1:49) PG
“Rio”: (3D, regular format) A domesticated macaw from small-town Minnesota meets the bird of his dream for an adventure in Rio. Animated. (1:36) PG.
“Something Borrowed”: Friendships are tested when single Rachel falls for her best friend fiancé. PG-13
“Soul Surfer”: A surfing teen goes back into the ocean after losing an arm in a shark attack. PG
“Thor”: (3D, regular format) The Mighty Thor of Asgard learns humility when a powerful old foe dispatches a force to crush humanity. (1:44) PG-13
“Water for Elephants”: A veterinary student joins a traveling circust and falls for domineering boss’s beautiful wife. (2:02) PG-13
Carmike 10, Grand Forks: (701) 772-4719; www.carmike.com
River Cinema, East Grand Forks: (218) 399-9000; www.moorefamilytheatres.com/rivercinema12.asp