Cinema Guide

Posted: Thursday, January 26, 2006

OPENING

"Big Momma's House 2," (PG-13) No review at press time

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Starts Friday, Jan. 27, 7:10, 9:20 p.m.; Saturday, 1:50, 4, 7:10, 9:20 p.m.; Sunday, 1:50, 4, 7:10 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 7:10 p.m.

Synopsis: Martin Lawrence is back as an FBI agent who goes undercover as a nanny in a suspect's household to prevent a national security disaster.

"Darwin's Nightmare" (NR) ***1/2

Where: Gold Town Nickelodeon. Times: Friday and Saturday, 7, 9 p.m.; Sunday, 4, 7 p.m.

Synopsis: Film documents the death of the largest equatorial freshwater lake in the world, Lake Victoria, where survival of the fittest is doing its dirtiest work.

"The Producers," (PG-13) **

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Starts Friday, Jan. 27, 7, 9:50 p.m.; Saturday, 1:20, 4:10, 7, 9:50 p.m.; Sunday, 1:20, 4:10, 7 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 7 p.m.

Synopsis: The movie version of the Broadway adaptation of Mel Brook's Oscar-winning film comedy, featuring Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane.

"The Ringer," (PG-13) **1/2

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Starts Friday, Jan. 27, 7, 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2:20, 4:40, 7, 9:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2:20, 4:40, 7 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 7 p.m.

Synopsis: A loser pretends to be intellectually challenged so he can compete in - and rig a bet on - the Special Olympics.

ALSO PLAYING

Anime film at Sweet Dream Teas, 8585 Old Dairy Road, near the Nugget Mall. 789-4401. Film at 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

JUMP Festival, 7 and 9 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Jan. 27-28, at the Back Room at the Silverbow Inn.

CLOSING

"Casanova," (R) ***

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Thursday, Jan. 26, 7:10 p.m.

Synopsis: In this incarnation, the legendary womanizer falls in love with the one woman in 18th century Venice who has no interest in him.

"Memoirs of a Geisha," (PG-13) *1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Thursday, Jan. 26, 7 p.m.

Synopsis: Sayuri, who is sold by her parents to be trained as a geisha, struggles to find herself when everything required of her is an act.

"Tristan and Isolde," (PG-13) **1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Thursday, Jan. 26, 7 p.m.

Synopsis: Literature's original doomed romance earns a rigorous detail-obsessed retelling from the director of "Waterworld."

CONTINUING

"Glory Road," (PG) ***

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Friday, 7:20, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday, 1:40, 4:20, 7:20, 9:40 p.m.; Sunday, 1:40, 4:20, 7:20 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 7:20 p.m.

Synopsis: A coach at Texas Western starts five black players in a finals game for the first time in college basketball history. Based on a true story.

"Hoodwinked," (PG) ***

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Friday, 6:50, 9 p.m.; Saturday, 2:10, 4:40, 6:50, 9 p.m.; Sunday, 2:10, 4:40, 6:50 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 6:50 p.m.

Synopsis: The story of Little Red Riding Hood gets told again, this time as an animated musical with the voices of Glenn Close, James Belushi and Anne Hathaway.

"Last Holiday," (PG-13) **1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Friday, 7:30, 9:45 p.m.; Saturday, 2, 4:30, 7:30, 9:45 p.m.; Sunday, 2, 4:30, 7:30 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 7:30 p.m.

Synopsis: Queen Latifah stars as a woman who takes a holiday before she dies.

"Underworld: Evolution," (R) *

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Friday, 7:15, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday, 2:10, 4:30, 7:15, 9:40 p.m.; Sunday, 2:10, 4:30, 7:15 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 7:15 p.m.

Synopsis: Vampires and werewolves are at it again. More war, of course. In this sequel, the history of the rivalry between the key characters is revealed.



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