Now showing in Vail Valley: ‘Star Trek,’ ‘Angels & Demons’
STAR TREK Director J.J. Abrams takes the helm for the 11th big-screen outing of Gene Roddenberrys venerable science-fiction franchise tracking the origins of the young Captain Kirk, Mr. Spock and the crew of the USS Enterprise. With Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, John Cho, Ben Cross, Bruce Greenwood, Simon Pegg, Winona Ryder, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Anton Yelchin, Eric Bana and Leonard Nimoy. Written by Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci. Directed by Abrams. Also in IMAX. (2:06) PG-13.ANGELS & DEMONS Tom Hanks reprises his role as Harvard religious expert Robert Langdon, who discovers that an ancient secret brotherhood known as the Illuminati has planted a time bomb in the Vatican. Directed by Ron Howard. Screenplay by David Koepp and Akiva Goldsman. With Ewan McGregor, Ayelet Zurer, Stellan Skarsgard, Pierfrancesco Favino, Nikolaj Lie Kaas and Armin Mueller-Stahl. (2:18) PG-13.X-MEN ORIGINS: WOLVERINEX-Men Origins: Wolverines story starts in 1845, in darkest Canada, where young brothers James and Victor see the man they think is their father gunned down. Before the intruder can spit out what he has come to tell them, he gets skewered on the irate James nascent bone claws. Throughout history, James (Jackman) and Victor (Liev Schreiber) kick major enemy butt together. Victor/Sabretooth is always the more sadistic of the two. Hes one twisted, unkillable dude, actually, and James, a.k.a. Logan, a.k.a. Wolverine, constantly has to rein him in. (1:07) PG-13.THE GHOSTS OF GIRLFRIENDS PASTConnor Mead (Matthew McConaughey) is a notorious photographer who has a bad boy reputation of loving beautiful women and dumping them when they fall in love with him. With Jennifer Garner, Michael Douglas, Breckin Meyer and Lacey Chabert. (1:00) PG-13.
STAR TREK ANGELS & DEMONS EARTHThe first film in the Disneynature series tells the story of three animal families and their journey across the planet. Narrated by James Earl Jones. (1:30) G.X-MEN ORIGINS: WOLVERINEL.A. Times-Washington Post News Service