Michael Keaton is back in action as a has-been actor trying to put on a Broadway play based on a Raymond Carver short story. It’s a brilliant meditation on art, life, the theatre and Michael Keaton in his tighty-whities. Also starring Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Naomi Watts and Emma Stone. Directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu.
Big Hero 6
Animated film set in the future, and featuring a 14-year-old robotics prodigy and his robot. Word on the street is that it makes kids want to go to college.
Dumb and Dumber To
It’s been 20 years since the dumb boys first made stupid funny. Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels go back to the well for obvious reasons. Good luck boys, may the careers revive.
Horrible Bosses 2
Was there a Horrible Bosses 1? We think we’ll wait until Horrible Bosses 7.
End of the world space epic directed by Christopher Nolan. Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway star. You going to bet against McConaughey, who is on an unprecedented run? Didn’t think so. Get a ticket.
Lots of characters wrestling with love. Some call it a holiday classic.
Penguins of Madagascar
The world is about to end and it’s up to some icy dudes who favor a black and white style to save us all. Back off evil villains; it’s time for some Penguin Power.
Bill Murray stars as a hedonistic aging war veteran who becomes the unlikely mentor to his next door neighbor. Think Caddyshack without the golf or Ted Knight.
The Tale of Princess Kaguya
Produced by famed Japanese animation house, Studio Ghibli, film is the first in 14 years by director and co-writer Isao Takahata, whose last film was My Neighbors the Yamatas.
Robert Downey Jr. puts away the Iron Man suit to go dramatic. He stars as a hotshot lawyer headed home to defend his father, a judge, in a homicide trial.
A rising young jazz drummer enters the cut throat world of the music conservatory. Paul Reiser stars. Anyone remember Mad About You? Or when Mr. Reiser played a jerk in Aliens and was eaten. The whole theatre cheered. It was awesome.