Cinema Guide

Posted: Thursday, August 25, 2005

OPENING

"The Brothers Grimm," (PG-13) **

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

Synopsis: Matt Damon and Heath Ledger travel the countryside of Napoleonic Europe as Ghostbusters. An extravagant mess.

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

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Opens Starting Aug. 26, Monday-Thursday, 7:20 p.m.; Friday, 4:10, 7:20, 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 1:50, 4:10, 7:20, 9:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1:50, 4:10, 7:20 p.m.

Synopsis: A team of hottie scientists explores a cave that is purported to hold ancient secrets but actually holds a hottie-eating creature.

"Hustle and Flow," (R) **1/2

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Starting Aug. 26, Monday-Thursday, 7 p.m., Friday, 4:20, 7, 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 1:45, 4:20, 7, 9:30 p.m., Sunday, 1:45, 4:20, 7 p.m.

Synopsis: A charismatic pimp is willing to have his stripper and teen-trash hooker girls do anything it takes for him to reach rap stardom.

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.

"The Day the Earth Stood Still," 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at The Back Room at the Silverbow Inn.

CLOSING

"Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo," (R) *

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Thursday, Aug. 25 at 4:40, 7:30, 9:20 p.m.

Synopsis: Somebody is killing the great "prosti-dudes" of Europe, and Deuce Bigalow, male gigolo, is on the case in this raunchy, trashy sequel.

"The Dukes of Hazzard," (PG-13) * 1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Thursday, Aug. 25 at 4:30, 7:10, 9:30 p.m.

Synopsis: Brothers Bo and Luke Duke thwart evil politician Boss Hogg's plans to strip mine all of Hazzard County in this lame big-screen adaptation of the popular TV series.

"The Skeleton Key," (PG-13) ***

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Thursday, Aug. 25 at 4:20, 7:20, 9:40 p.m.

Synopsis: A live-in nurse is hired to care of an elderly woman's ailing husband in their home - a foreboding and decrepit mansion in the Louisiana delta.

CONTINUING

"Four Brothers," (R) **1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Monday through Thursday, 7:10 p.m.; Friday, 3:50, 7:10, 9:50 p.m.; Saturday, 1:30, 3:50, 7:10, 9:50 p.m.; Sunday, 1:30, 3:50, 7:10 p.m.

Synopsis: Adopted siblings reunite in grief and anger after their foster mother is slain. A character study within a blood-soaked tale of murder and vengeance.

"The 40-Year-Old Virgin," (R) ***

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Monday through Thursday, 7:15 p.m.; Friday, 4:30, 7:15, 9:45 p.m.; Saturday, 2, 4:30, 7:15, 9:45 p.m.; Sunday, 2, 4:20, 7:15 p.m.

Synopsis: A guy who has just never gotten around to having sex gets advice from his new pals and embarks on a quest to deflower himself. A daffy comedy.

"March of the Penguins" (G) ***1/2

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

Synopsis: An amazing documentary that follows the mating rituals of emperor penguins. Features incredible cinematography.

"Red Eye," (PG-13) ***

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

Synopsis: Lisa (Rachel McAdams) is on a flight home when she meets a handsome stranger who isn't what he seems. A smart thriller from Wes Craven.

"Valiant," (G) **

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

Synopsis: A pigeon joins the messenger corps during World War II, where he becomes involved with a lot of one-note characters in a spoof of war films.



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