Juneau's Cinema guide

Posted: Thursday, April 03, 2008

OPENING

"City of Men" (R) ★★★

Where: Gold Town Nickelodeon. Times: Shows Thursday, 7 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 7, 9:15 p.m.; Sunday, 4, 7 p.m. Thursday's show includes one free bag of popcorn.

Synopsis: Best buddies Acerola and Larajinha, about to turn 18, discover things about their missing fathers' pasts which will shatter their solid friendship.

"Leatherheads" (PG-13) ★★

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Starts Friday. Daily, 7:15 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 9:45 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:45, 4:15 p.m.

Synopsis: A football hero recruits a college football star to help him keep the struggling sport alive in the 1920s.

"Nim's Island" (PG) No rating available at press time.

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Starts Friday. Daily, 6:50 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 9:10 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:40, 4 p.m.

Synopsis: When Nim's father goes missing from the magical island where they live, she enlists the help of the author of her favorite books, finding strength through her fictional hero Alex Rover.

"The Other Boleyn Girl" (PG-13) ★★★

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Starts Friday. Daily, 7:10 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:30, 4:20 p.m.

Synopsis: Two sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, are driven by their ambitious father and uncle to advance the family's power and status by courting the affections of the King of England.

"The Ruins" (R) No rating available at press time.

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Starts Friday. Daily, 7 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 9:20 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 2, 4:30 p.m.

Synopsis: Four American friends on vacation in Canc n, Mexico, meet a German tourist that persuades them to visit some mysterious ruins.

CLOSING

"10,000 BC" (PG-13) ★

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Ends Thursday, 7:15 p.m.

Synopsis: A prehistoric epic that follows a young hunter's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe.

"Drillbit Taylor" (PG-13) ★★★

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Ends Thursday, 7:20 p.m.

Synopsis: Three kids hire a low-budget bodyguard to protect them from the playground bully.

"Shutter" (PG-13) ★★

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Ends Thursday, 7:30 p.m.

Synopsis: A newly married couple discovers disturbing, ghostly images in photographs they develop after a tragic accident.

"Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns" (PG-13) ★★

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Ends Thursday, 7 p.m.

Synopsis: A single mom takes her family to Georgia for the funeral of her father - a man she never met. There, her clan is introduced to the crass, fun-loving Brown family.

CONTINUING

"21" (PG-13) ★★

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

Synopsis: A true story about an M.I.T. student who learns how to beat the system in Vegas.

"Horton Hears a Who" (G) ★★★

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Daily, 7 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 9:20 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:50, 3:50 p.m.

Synopsis: Horton the Elephant struggles to protect a microscopic community from his neighbors who refuse to believe it exists.

"Superhero Movie" (PG-13) ★

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

Synopsis: After being bitten by a genetically altered dragonfly, high school loser Rick Riker develops superhuman abilities.



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