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For showtimes, call 476-5661Riverwalk TheatreTHE GOLDEN COMPASSWriter-director Chris Weitz adapts the first part of Philip Pullman’s epic “His Dark Materials” trilogy, set in an alternate England, where souls manifest themselves and creatures and a mysterious group plots to control the world. With Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Sam Elliott and Ian McShane.ACROSS THE UNIVERSEThe Beatles definitely played an important part in inspiring this love story of Jude (Jim Sturgess) and Lucy (Evan Rachel Wood), who meet on the streets of 1960s Liverpool. With Joe Anderson. PG-13 for some drug content, nudity, sexuality, violence and language.MR. MAGORIUMS WONDER EMPORIUMDustin Hoffman plays the 243-year-old Mr. Magorium, owner of a magical toy shop, who gives ownership of the store to his manager (Natalie Portman), who must contend with bizarre things that begin to happen.ENCHANTEDBanished from her animated fantasy world, a princess (Amy Adams) takes to the streets of live-action New York, where she falls in love with a flawed divorce lawyer (Patrick Dempsey) even though shes promised to a fairy tale prince (James Marsden) in her homeland. Written by Bill Kelly, with songs by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz. Directed by Kevin Lima. PG for some scary images and mild innuendo.DAN IN REAL LIFEAs directed by Peter Hedges, this is a sophisticated romantic comedy with big stars that is successfully aimed at actual adults. Starring contemporary comedy giant Steve Carell and Oscar-winning French high-culture heroine Juliette Binoche, a coupling as unlikely as it is delicious, Dan offers the most pleasing kind of unforced charm as it uses a terrific plot device to examine the conflicts between family and romance as well as the joy and pain of being in love. (1:39) PG-13 for some innuendo.AMERICAN GANGSTERDenzel Washington plays an up-and-coming crime boss on the streets of 1970s Harlem. Russell Crowe plays the rogue cop bent on taking down the new kingpin in the drug trade. With Josh Brolin and Chiwetel Ejiofor. Written by Steve Zaillian. R for violence, pervasive drug content and language, nudity and sexuality.Capitol TheatreTHE GOLDEN COMPASSENCHANTEDBEE MOVIEJerry Seinfeld wrote and lent his voice to this story of a mild-mannered bee who inadvertently discovers that humans have been stealing bees honey for centuries and sets out to protect their resources. With the voices of Renee Zellweger, Matthew Broderick, John Goodman and Chris Rock. PG for mild suggestive humor.HITMANDeadwoods Timothy Olyphant is equal parts grace and lethality as the title character in this adaptation of the violent video game.BEOWULFDirector Robert Zemeckis uses the performance capture technology from The Polar Express to tell a more adult tale adapted from the epic poem about the warrior Beowulfs battles against the creature named Grendel and its mother. With Ray Winstone, Anthony Hopkins, John Malkovich, Brendan Gleeson, Crispin Glover and Angelina Jolie. Screenplay by Neil Gaiman and Roger Avary. PG-13 for intense sequences of violence including disturbing images, some sexual material and nudity.

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