Cinema Guide

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2006

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"Goal! The Dream Begins" (PG) **

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Starts Friday, May 26, 7:10, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:40, 4:20, 7:10, 9:40 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 4:20, 7:10, 9:40 p.m.

Synopsis: Disney goes to the sports-movie-formula well once too often - this time the sport is soccer.

"X-Men: The Last Stand" (PG-13) **

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Starts Friday, May 26, 7, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:40, 4:10, 7, 9:40 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 4:10, 7, 9:40 p.m.

Synopsis: Scientists have developed a cure for mutancy, and the X-Men must decide if they should give up their powers and conform to the rest of society.

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.

CLOSING

"Hoot" (PG) **

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

Synopsis: Three teenagers take on a greedy corporation in an attempt to save an owl habitat.

"Just My Luck" (PG-13) **

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

Synopsis: Ashley (Lindsay Lohan) has all the luck in the world until she kisses a boy with no luck at all.

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"Mission Impossible 3" (PG-13) ***

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Friday, 7:15, 9:50 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:30, 4:20, 7:15, 9:50 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 4:10, 7:15, 9:50 p.m.

Synopsis: Tom Cruise stars in the third action-packed installment directed by J.J. Abrams.

"Over the Hedge" (PG) **

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Friday, 7:20, 9:20 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 2, 4:30, 7:20, 9:20 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 4:30, 7:20, 9:20 p.m.

Synopsis: RJ, the raccoon, tries to convert forest creatures to a suburban lifestyle in this computer-animated film by DreamWorks.

"Poseidon" (PG-13) *1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Friday, 7:30, 9:50 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:50, 4, 7:30, 9:50 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 4, 7:30, 9:50 p.m.

Synopsis: An all-star cast plays in this action-packed remake about a luxury cruise ship that sinks.

"The Da Vinci Code" (PG-13) **

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Friday, 6:50, 10 p.m.; Saturday-Thursday, 3:40, 6:50, 10 p.m.

Synopsis: Based on the best-selling novel, the secrets of Jesus and his relationship with Mary Magdalene are hidden in the artwork of Leonardo da Vinci.

"Tsotsi" (R) ****

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

Synopsis: Based on the novel by South African writer Athol Fugard, the 2005 Academy Award winner for Best Foreign Film tells of a young gangster's struggles in Johannesburg.

"United 93" (R) ***1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Friday, 7, 9:30 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:30, 4:10, 7, 9:30 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 4:10, 7, 9:30 p.m.

Synopsis: A documentary-style drama relives the tragic events of United Airlines flight 93 - the jet that crashed into the Pentagon.



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