Juneau's Cinema guide

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Posted: Thursday, June 26, 2008

OPENING

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: Jean (Gad Elmaleh), a shy young bartender, is mistaken for a millionaire by a beautiful, scheming opportunist named Irene (Audrey Tautou). When Irene discovers his true identity, she abandons him, only to find that a love-struck Jean has no intention of letting her get away.

"WALL-E" (G) No rating available at press time.

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

Synopsis: The year is 2700. WALL-E, a robot, spends every day doing what he was made for. But soon he will discover what he was meant for.

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Starts Friday. Daily, 7, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:45, 4:20 p.m.

Synopsis: "Wanted" tells the tale of one apathetic nobody's transformation into an unparalleled enforcer of justice.

CLOSING

"You Don't Mess With the Zohan" (PG-13) ★★½

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Ends Thursday, 7:40, 10:10 p.m.

Synopsis: A Mossad agent (played by Adam Sandler) fakes his death so he can re-emerge in New York City as a hair stylist.

CONTINUING

"Get Smart" (PG-13) ★★ ½

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Daily, 7:20, 9:50 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 2, 4:30 p.m.

Synopsis: Maxwell Smart, Agent 86 for CONTROL, battles the forces of CHAOS with the more-competent Agent 99 at his side.

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

Synopsis: Famed archaeologist Indiana Jones is called back into action when he becomes entangled in a Soviet plot to uncover the secret behind mysterious artifacts known as the Crystal Skulls.

"Kung Fu Panda" (PG) ★★★

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

Synopsis: Po the Panda is the laziest animal in all of the Valley of Peace, but he unwittingly becomes the chosen one when enemies threaten the animals' way of life.

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Daily, 7:40, 9:50 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1:10, 4 p.m.

Synopsis: Pitka (Mike Myers) is an American who was left at the gates of an ashram in India as a child and raised by gurus. He moves back to the U.S. to seek fame and fortune in the world of self-help and spirituality. His unorthodox methods are put to the test when he must settle a rift between a Toronto Maple Leafs star hockey player and his estranged wife.



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