Now showing in the Vail Valley
Ryan Summerlin February 17, 2013
“A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD”
Since the first “Die Hard” in 1988, John McClane has found himself in the wrong place at the wrong time with the skills and attitude to always be the last man standing, making him enemy No. 1 for terrorists the world over. Now, McClane faces his greatest challenge ever, this time on an international stage, when his estranged son Jack is caught up in the daring prison escape of a rogue Russian leader. Father and son McClane must work together to keep each other alive and keep the world safe for democracy. (1:45) R.
“Safe Haven,” based on the latest novel from best-selling author Nicholas Sparks, is a gripping love story infused with suspense and discovery. When a young woman escaping her past moves to a small North Carolina town and falls for a loving widowed father, he heals her heart and helps her escape the danger that threatens her. (2:05) PG-13.
A supernatural love story set in the South, “Beautiful Creatures” tells the tale of two star-crossed lovers: Ethan (Alden Ehrenreich), a young man longing to escape his small town, and Lena (Alice Englert), a mysterious new girl. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town. Oscar nominee Richard LaGravenese (“The Fisher King”,” P.S. I Love You”) directs from his adaptation of the first novel in the best-selling series by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl. (2:10) PG-13.
A psychological thriller set in the world of the pharmaceutical industry. A troubled woman (Rooney Mara) who is coping with the imminent release of her husband (Channing Tatum) from jail begins to take a new prescription drug with unforeseen consequences. (1:55) R.
“A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD”
“ESCAPE FROM PLANET EARTH” 3D
Astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap when he responds to an SOS from a notoriously dangerous alien planet. (1:45) PG.
“SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK”
After spending four years in a mental institution, a former teacher moves back in with his mother and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Academy Award nominations for Best Picture, Actor and Actress. (2:10) R.
Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy lead the cast of “Identity Thief,” an all-star comedy in which a regular guy is forced to extreme measures to clear his name. With everything to lose after his identity is stolen, he’ll find out how crazed you can get trying to settle a bad credit score. Unlimited funds have allowed Diana (McCarthy) to live it up on the outskirts of Miami, where the queen of retail buys whatever strikes her fancy. There’s only one glitch: the ID she’s using to finance these sprees reads “Sandy Bigelow Patterson”… and it belongs to an accounts rep (Bateman) who lives halfway across the U.S. (2:00) R.