Cinema Guide

Posted: Thursday, June 02, 2005

OPENING

"Cinderella Man," (PG-13) ***

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Starts Friday, June 3, shows daily at 4, 7, 10 p.m.; additional Saturday and Sunday show, 1 p.m.

Synopsis: A flawed but moving film about a wealthy boxer who lost it all in the Great Depression but makes an unlikely comeback to help feed his family.

"Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants," (PG) ***

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Starts Friday, June 3, shows daily at 4:10, 6:50, 9:20 p.m.; additional Saturday and Sunday show, 1:30 p.m.

Synopsis: A charming tale of four teen girls split up for the summer, promising to keep in touch via a pair of jeans passed between members of the group.

"Gunner Palace," (PG-13) ***

Where: Gold Town Nickelodeon. Times: 7 p.m. Thursday, June 2; 7 and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 3 and 4; 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday, June 5.

Synopsis: U.S. soldiers are interviewed from their headquarters in a former palace of Saddam Hussein. A vivid slice of life in a war zone.

ALSO PLAYING

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

"Before Sunset," The Back Room at the Silverbow Inn, at 8 p.m. Saturday.

CLOSING

"Millions," (PG) ***1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Thursday, June 2, 4:10, 7:10, 9:35 p.m.

Synopsis: Damian, 7, and Anthony, 9, discover a bag with 265,000 British pounds, and the brothers struggle with their windfall. A charming kids' fable.

CONTINUING

"The Longest Yard," (PG-13) **

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: daily at 4:20, 7:15, 9:50 p.m.; additional Saturday and Sunday show, 1:30 p.m.

Synopsis: A pro quarterback (Adam Sandler) and a former college coach (Burt Reynolds) team up in prison and field a football team of fellow inmates.

"Madagascar," (PG) **1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: daily at 3:40, 7:20, 9:30 p.m.; additional Saturday and Sunday show, 1:20 p.m.

Synopsis: A zebra, a lion, a giraffe and a hippo escape the Central Park Zoo with the help of a gang of crazy penguins in this computer animated film.

"Monster-in-Law," (PG-13) *1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: daily at 4:20, 7:30, 9:40 p.m.; additional Saturday and Sunday show, 1:40 p.m.

Synopsis: Jane Fonda plays a mother whose precious baby boy proposes to his new girlfriend (Jennifer Lopez), sparking a cartoonish game of sabotage.

"Star Wars: Episode III," (PG-13) ****

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: daily at 4, 7, 10 p.m.; additional Saturday and Sunday show, 1 p.m.

Synopsis: Anakin succumbs to the Dark Side and becomes Darth Vader, while the Republic falls to the evil chancellor's forces in the final "Star Wars" episode.

"Unleashed," (R) **

20th Century Twin: Thursday, June 2, 4:30, 7:15, 9:30 p.m. Glacier Cinemas: Starts Friday, June 3, shows daily at 4:30, 7:10, 9:50 p.m.; additional Saturday and Sunday show, 1:50 p.m.

Synopsis: An assassin savant, who has been raised to be a loan shark's attack dog, is befriended by a blind man. Stylish but gratuitously violent.



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