- Frost/Nixon: Frank Langella recreates his Tony Award winning performance as Richard Nixon opposite his Broadway co-star Michael Sheen in Ron Howard's screen adaptation of the acclaimed stage drama.
- Cadillac Records: Adrien Brody stars as the founder of Chess Records, whose stable of artists included Etta James, Chuck Berry and Muddy Waters, played here by Beyoncé Knowles, Mos Def and Jeffrey Wright.
- Punisher: War Zone: Another month, another superhero movie (not to mention the second Marvel Comics reboot of the year), with Ray Stevenson taking over vigilante duties from Thomas Jane.
- Ciao: A story of love and loss about a man who meets his best friend's Italian boyfriend ... just a few days after that friend's death.
Thursday, December 4, 2008
The Latest in Theaters: Tricky Dick and Company
This week's new movies feature everything from a former president to a new Punisher: