- The Curious Case of Benjamin Button: Brad Pitt is born old and ages backward, romancing Cate Blanchett along the way, in David Fincher's adaptation of a F. Scott Fitzgerald short story.
- Revolutionary Road: Titanic lovebirds Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet reunite for this not-so-happily-ever-after tale of suburban ennui, directed by Sam Mendes.
- The Spirit: Gabriel Macht is the title crime fighter in Frank Miller's heavily stylized take on the iconic Will Eisner comic.
- Valkyrie: Tom Cruise takes on Hitler in this World War II-set thriller from director Bryan Singer.
- Waltz with Bashir: Ari Folman's autobiographical documentary about his involvement in the Israeli invasion of Lebanon. Oh, and it's animated.
- Last Chance Harvey: Dustin Hoffman finds love with Emma Thompson in this romantic dramedy for those who liked The Bucket List.
- Marley & Me: Owen Wilson, Jennifer Aniston and an unruly dog. Gooey hilarity ensues.
- Bedtime Stories: Adam Sandler discovers the titular tales he tells to two tykes come true in this family friendly fantasy.
- Pageant: A documentary look at five fabulous men competing in the Miss Gay America pageant.
Wednesday, December 24, 2008
The Latest in Theaters: Seasons Screenings
There's all sorts of movies opening on just about every day this week, making a very bountiful (and busy) time for movie fans of all kinds: