HARRY POTTER (PG13) -Baxter Theaters Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the seventh and final adventure in the series, is a much-anticipated motion picture event to be told in two full-length parts. Part 1 begins as Harry (Daniel Radcliffe), Ron (Rupert Grint) and Hermione (Emma Watson) set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's (Ralph Fiennes) immortality and destructionthe Horcruxes. On their own, without the guidance of their professors or the protection of Professor Dumbledore, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are Dark Forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart. Meanwhile, the wizarding world has become a dangerous place for all enemies of the Dark Lord. The long-feared war has begun and Voldemort's Death Eaters seize control of the Ministry of Magic and even Hogwarts, terrorizing and arresting anyone who might oppose them. But the one prize they still seek is the one most valuable to Voldemort: Harry Potter. Directed by David Yates (Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince)
STONE (R) -Village 8 Theatres EXCLUSIVES/NEW RELEASES As parole officer Jack Mabry (Academy Award winner Robert De Niro) counts the days toward a quiet retirement, he is asked to review the case of Gerald "Stone" Creeson (Oscar nominee Edward Norton), in prison for covering up the murder of his grandparents with a fire. Now eligible for early release, Stone needs to convince Jack he has reformed, but his attempts to influence the older man's decision have profound and unexpected effects on them both. Stone skillfully weaves together the parallel journeys of two men grappling with dark impulses, as the line between lawman and lawbreaker becomes precariously thin. Also starring Milla Jovovich (The Fifth Element) as Lucetta, Stone's sexy, casually amoral wife, and Golden Globe winner Frances Conroy ("Six Feet Under") as Madylyn, Jack's devout, long-suffering spouse. Set against the quiet desperation of economically ravaged suburban Detroit, this tale of passion, betrayal and corruption examines the fractured lives of two volatile men breaking from their troubled pasts to face uncertain futures. Directed by John Curran (The Painted Veil, We Don't Live Here Anymore).
HEREAFTER (PG13) -Village 8 Theatres Clint Eastwood's Hereafter tells the story of three people who are touched by death in different ways. George (Matt Damon) is a blue-collar American who has a special connection to the afterlife. On the other side of the world, Marie (Ccile De France), a French journalist, has a near-death experience that shakes her reality. And when Marcus, a London schoolboy, loses the person closest to him, he desperately needs answers. Each on a path in search of the truth, their lives will intersect, forever changed by what they believe mightor mustexist in the hereafter. Written by Peter Morgan (Frost/Nixon, The Queen, The Last King of Scotland).
THE NEXT THREE DAYS (R) -Baxter Ave. Theatres
Life seems perfect for John Brennan (Russell Crowe) until his wife, Laura (Elizabeth Banks), is arrested for a gruesome murder she says she didn't commit. Three years into her sentence, John is struggling to hold his family together, raising their son and teaching at college while he pursues every means available to prove her innocence. With the rejection of their final appeal, Lara becomes suicidal and John decides there is only one possible, bearable solution: to break his wife out of prison. Refusing to be deterred by impossible odds or his own inexperience, John devises an elaborate escape plot and plunges into a dangerous and unfamiliar world, ultimately risking everything for the woman he loves. Directed by Paul Haggis (Crash, In the Valley of Elah).
MEGAMIND 3-D (PG) -Baxter Ave Theatres "Megamind", star of the new 3D animated comedy from by Tom McGrath (Madagascar, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa), is the most brilliant supervillain the world has ever known... and the least successful. Over the years, he has tried to conquer Metro City in every imaginable way. Each attempt is a colossal failure, thanks to the caped superhero known as "Metro Man," until the day Megamind actually defeats him in the throes of one of his botched evil plans. Suddenly, the fate of Metro City is threatened when a new villain arrives and chaos runs rampant, leaving everyone to wonder: Can the world's biggest "mind" actually be the one to save the day? Featuring the voices of Brad Pitt, Will Ferrell, Jonah Hill,
Tina Fey and David Cross.