Movies showing in the Vail Valley
CORALINEA high-definition stop-motion animated feature based on Neil Gaimans international best-selling book. A young girl (Dakota Fanning) walks through a secret door in her new home and discovers an alternate version of her life. Rated PG.MY BLOODY VALENTINEThe first R-rated film to be projected in Real D is a remake of the 1981 Canadian slasher film. With Jensen Ackles, Jaime King, Kerr Smith and Tom Atkins. Screenplay by Zane Smith and Todd Farmer, from a story by Stephen Miller. Directed by Patrick Lussier. Rated R.INKHEARTA fathers ability to bring fictional characters to life when he reads their stories leads to him being kidnapped by a villain from a fable. With Brendan Fraser, Paul Bettany, Helen Mirren, Jim Broadbent, Andy Serkis and Eliza Hope Bennett. Screenplay by David Lindsay-Abaire, from the Cornelia Funke book. Directed by Iain Softley.FROST/NIXONFrank Langella and Michael Sheen reprise their theater roles in playwright Peter Morgans dramatization of the events surrounding the historic interview between disgraced U.S. President Richard Nixon and British TV personality David Frost. With Rebecca Hall, Toby Jones, Matthew Macfadyen, Kevin Bacon, Oliver Platt and Sam Rockwell. Directed by Ron Howard. Rated R.SLUMDOG MILLIONAIREOne question away from winning millions on a game show, an 18-year-old Mumbai orphan is arrested for cheating. Starring Dev Patel, Madhur Mittal, Freida Pinto, Anil Kapoor and Irfan Khan. Written by Simon Beaufoy. Directed by Danny Boyle. Rated R.PAUL BLART: MALL COPKevin James Paul Blart is a portly pushover who tries hard to be the tough guy as a shopping center security guard. Hypoglycemic and woefully out of shape, hes failed the New Jersey state trooper exam eight times; nevertheless, he squeezes into his polyester uniform and takes his job as seriously as if he were out keeping the highways safe from speeders and drunk drivers.
HES JUST NOT THAT INTO YOU Based on the wildly popular bestseller from Sex and the City scribes Greg Behrendt and Liz Tuccillo, He’s Just Not That Into You tells the stories of a group of interconnected, Baltimore-based twenty- and thirtysomethings as they navigate their various relationships from the shallow end of the dating pool through the deep, murky waters of married life, trying to read the signs of the opposite sex… and hoping to be the exceptions to the “no-exceptions” rule. Rated PG-13.PINK PANTHER 2In this sequel to the 2006 hit THE PINK PANTHER, Steve Martin is back as the less-than-smooth Inspector Clouseau. This time around, he matches wits with Chief Inspector Dreyfus, played by fellow comedic genius John Cleese. THE PINK PANTHER 2 also features returning stars Jean Reno and Emily Mortimer, as well as newcomers to the series Andy Garcia, Alfred Molina, and Aishwarya Rai. Rated PG.GRAN TORINOFor his fourth directorial feature in the span of two years, Clint Eastwood tells the story of a grizzled Korean War vets reluctant friendship with a Hmong teenage boy and his immigrant family. Set in contemporary Detroit, Gran Torino tackles the shifting cultural and economic landscape of not only the Motor City, but America as well. Rated R.TAKENLiam Neeson stars as an ex-government operative with less than four days to find his daughter, who has been kidnapped while on vacation in Paris. With Maggie Grace, Leland Orser, Jon Gries and Famke Janssen. Written by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen. Directed by Pierre Morel.L.A. Times-Washington Post News Service