‘Informant,’ ‘Surrogates’ now showing in Vail Valley
Vail, CO Colorado
A rising star at an agri-industry giant turns whistleblower but his efforts mislead the FBI as much as they help. Based on the true story of the highest-ranking corporate whistleblower in U.S. history. With Matt Damon, Scott Bakula, Joel McHale and Mike O’Malley. Directed by Steven Soderbergh. (1:48) R
FBI agents investigate the murder of a college student linked to a man who helped create a high-tech phenomenon that allows people to purchase unflawed robotic versions of themselves. With Bruce Willis, Radha Mitchell, Rosamund Pike and Ving Rhames. Screenplay by John Brancato and Michael Ferris. Directed by Jonathan Mostow. (1:44) PG-13.
“500 DAYS OF SUMMER”
After a greeting-card copywriter is dumped by his girlfriend, he reflects on their 500 days together to figure out what went wrong. With Zooey Deschanel, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Clark Gregg and Minka Kelly. Written by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber. Directed by Marc Webb. (1:35) PG-13.
A young and overeager goldfish named Ponyo sets off on a quest to become human. With the voices of Cate Blanchett, Noah Cyrus, Matt Damon, Tina Fey and Frankie Jonas. Directed by Hayao Miyazaki. (1:41) G.
A self-help author on a business trip in Seattle unexpectedly sparks with a woman who attends one of his seminars. With Aaron Eckhart, Jennifer Aniston, Dan Fogler, Judy Greer and Joe Anderson. Directed by Brandon Camp. (1:49) PG-13.
“THE HURT LOCKER”
Iraq. Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb. Directed by Kathryn Bigelow. (2:10) R
“CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS”
A scientist tries to solve world hunger only to see things go awry as food falls from the sky in abundance. With the voices of Bill Hader, Neil Patrick Harris, Anna Faris, James Caan and Andy Samberg. Directed by Chris Miller and Phil Lord. (1:21) PG.
In Nazi-occupied France, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as “The Basterds” are chosen to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by engaging in brutal acts of retribution. With Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Melanie Laurent, Eli Roth, Samm Levine, Mike Meyers and Cloris Leachman. Written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. (2:32) R.
“JULIE AND JULIA”
A government worker cooks all 524 recipes from Julia Childs’ bible of French cuisine in just 365 days. With Meryl Streep, Amy Adams, Stanley Tucci, Chris Messina and Linda Emond. Directed and screenplay by Nora Ephron. (2:03) PG-13.
The aftermath of Michael Myers’ murderous rampage through the eyes of heroine Laurie Strode. With Scout Taylor-Compton, Brea Grant, Tyler Mane, Malcolm McDowell, Sheri Moon Zombie and Brad Dourif. With characters created by John Carpenter and Debra Hill. Written and directed by Rob Zombie. (1:41) R.
“ALL ABOUT STEVE”
Convinced that a CNN cameraman is her true love, an eccentric crossword puzzler trails him as he travels all over the country, hoping to convince him that they belong together. With Sandra Bullock, Bradley Cooper and Thomas Haden Church. Directed by Phil Traill. (1:38) PG-13.
L.A. Times-Washington Post News Service, IMDB