Movies Opening Friday December 12th
Comet (Rated R) – 1.5 stars
Director: Sam Esmail
Actors: Justin Long, Emmy Rossum, Kayla Servi
Set in a parallel universe, Comet bounces back and forth over the course of an unlikely but perfectly paired couple’s six-year relationship.
Pelican Dreams (Documentary)- 2.5 stars
Director Judy Irving
Actors: Mark Bittner, Laura Corsiglia, Jacky Douglas
Judy Irving (“The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill”) follows a wayward California pelican from her “arrest” on the Golden Gate Bridge into care at a rehab facility and explores nesting grounds, Pacific coast migration and survival challenges.
The Way He Looks (NR) – 3 stars
Director: Daniel Ribeiro
Actors: Fabio Audi, Ghilherme Lobo, Tess Amorim
Leonardo is a blind teenager searching for independence. His everyday life, the relationship with his best friend, Giovana, and the way he sees the world changes completely with the arrival of Gabriel.
Top Five (Rated R)- 2.5 stars
Director: Chris Rock
Actors: Chris Rock, Rosario Dawson, Gabrielle Union
A comedian tries to make it as a serious actor when his reality-TV star fiancée talks him into broadcasting their wedding on her TV show.
Exodus: Gods and Kings (Rated PG 13) – 2.5 stars
Director Ridley Scott
Actors: Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, Ben Kingsley
The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 600,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
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