Cinema Guide

Posted: Thursday, November 10, 2005

OPENING

"Derailed," (R) **

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Friday, 4:25, 7:30, 9:55 p.m.; Saturday, 2, 4:25, 7:30, 9:55 p.m.; Sunday, 2, 4:25, 7:30 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 7:30 p.m.

Synopsis: Family man (Clive Owen) meets a mystery woman (Jennifer Aniston) and checks into a hotel where he is promptly blackmailed by a thug.

"Grizzly Man," (R) ***1/2

Where: Gold Town Nickelodeon. Times: Thursday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 7 and 9:15 p.m.; Sunday, 4 and 7 p.m.; Monday-Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Synopsis: A fascinating, evenhanded study of self-described bear activist Timothy Treadwell, who was killed by his life's calling in 2003.

"Zathura: A Space Adventure," (PG) **1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Friday, 4:30, 7:10, 9:20 p.m.; Saturday, 2:10, 4:30, 7:10, 9:20 p.m.; Sunday, 2:10, 4:30, 7:10 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 7:10 p.m.

Synopsis: An old board game sends a pair of bickering brothers (and their house) on a fantastical space adventure. Better than the similar "Jumanji."

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.

Movies will return next summer at The Back Room at the Silverbow Inn.

CLOSING

"Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story," (PG) **1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Thursday, Nov. 19 at 6:50 p.m.

Synopsis: Kurt Russell is a father who, for the love of his daughter (Dakota Fanning), sacrifices almost everything to help save the life of an injured race horse.

CONTINUING

"Chicken Little," (G) **

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Monday-Thursday, 6:50 p.m.; Friday, 4, 6:50, 9 p.m.; Saturday, 1:50, 4, 6:50, 9 p.m.; Sunday, 1:50, 4, 6:50 p.m.

Synopsis: Lots of pop-tune montages stretch this thinner-than-thin comedy about a chicken who thinks the sky is falling into a kid-friendly 78 minutes.

"The Constant Gardener," (R) ***1/2

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

Synopsis: A remote diplomat tries to figure out why his wife was killed in this smart political thriller based on the John LeCarre novel.

"A History of Violence," (R) ***1/2

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Monday-Thursday, 7 p.m.; Friday, 4:15, 7, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday, 2, 4:15, 7, 9:40 p.m.; Sunday, 2, 4:15, 7 p.m.

Synopsis: A mobster believes an easygoing family man to be a former hit man. The film raises compelling questions about the nature of violence.

"Jarhead," (R) **1/2

Where: 20th Century Twin. Times: Monday-Thursday, 7:15 p.m.; Friday, 4:30, 7:15, 9:50 p.m.; Saturday, 1:45, 4:30, 7:15, 9:50 p.m.; Sunday, 1:45, 4:30, 7:15 p.m.

Synopsis: An adaptation of Gulf War veteran Anthony Swofford's memoir, it's a movie about a generation of soldiers who grew up watching war movies.

"The Legend of Zorro," (PG) *1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Monday-Thursday, 7:20 p.m.; Friday, 4:20, 7:20, 9:50 p.m.; Saturday, 1:40, 4:20, 7:20, 9:50 p.m.; Sunday, 1:40, 4:20, 7:20 p.m.

Synopsis: Antonio Banderas and Catherine Zeta-Jones are reunited in this stunt-filled sequel to 1998's "The Mask of Zorro."

"Saw II," (R) *1/2

Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: Friday, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday, 9:40 p.m.

Synopsis: Detective Eric Mason (Donnie Wahlberg) investigates a trail of grisly murders he believes to be the work of the notorious killer, Jigsaw.



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