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STREET KINGS: Keanu Reeves plays an LAPD vice detective on a mission to track down the men who killed his partner in this police thriller co-written by James Ellroy. Forest Whitaker and Hugh Laurie costar. Directed by David (Harsh Times) Ayer. (107 min, R. Essex, Majestic, Palace) PROM NIGHT: Brittany Snow and Idris Elba star in Nelson McCormick’s unnecessary remake of the 1980 slasher dud about a group of high school friends terrorized by a party-pooping psychopath. (88 min, PG-13. Bijou, Essex, Majestic, Paramount, Welden) SMART PEOPLE: Noam Murro makes his directorial debut with this ensemble comedy in which a self-absorbed literature professor and his ne’er-do-well brother work out long-neglected family issues. Starring Dennis Quaid, Thomas Haden Church, Sarah Jessica Parker and Ellen Page. (95 min, R. Majestic, Roxy) TAXI TO THE DARK SIDE�� ��1/2 From Alex Gibney, who gave us Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room, comes this equally scathing look at the Bush administration’s efforts to sidestep U.S. and international laws banning the use of torture. Winner of the 2007 Oscar for Best Documentary. (106 min, R. Roxy) THE COUNTERFEITERS: August Diehl and Karl Markovics head the cast of writer-director Stefan Ruzowitzky’s drama about prisoners in a Nazi concentration camp forced to take part in history’s most elaborate counterfeiting operation. With Dolores Chaplin and Devid Striesow. (99 min, R. Roxy)

10,000 B.C.�� Roland (The Day After Tomorrow) Emmerich brings us this tale of prehistoric passion in which a young hunter leads an army against the evil warlord who raided his village and abducted the woman he loves. Starring Steven Strait, Camilla Belle and Omar Sharif. (109 min, PG-13. Big Picture, Essex, Majestic) 21��1/2 Kevin Spacey stars in this fact-based account of an MIT professor who teaches his students the finer points of counting cards at the blackjack table. Jim Sturgess and Kate Bosworth costar. Robert Luketic directs. (122 min, PG-13. Capitol, Essex, Majestic, Palace) COLLEGE ROAD TRIP�� Martin Lawrence plays an over-protective father who accompanies his daughter on a tour of prospective colleges in this comedy from director Roger (Just Friends) Kumble. Raven Symone and Donny Osmond costar. (83 min, G. Essex) DR. SEUSS' HORTON HEARS A WHO!��� The children’s classic gets the big-screen treatment on the 50th anniversary of its publication. Jim Carrey provides the voice of the beloved elephant who dedicates himself to protecting a speck of dust — which, he’s stunned to discover, contains an entire microscopic city. The cast also includes Steve Carell, Seth Rogen, Amy Poehler and Carol Burnett. (88 min, G. Bijou, Capitol, Essex, Majestic, Palace, Paramount, Stowe, Welden) DRILLBIT TAYLOR�� Seth (Superbad) Rogen cowrote this comedy about three high school friends who hire a bodyguard to protect them from bullies. Starring Owen Wilson, Leslie

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Mann and Josh Peck. (102 min, PG-13. Essex, Majestic, Welden) GEORGE A. ROMERO'S DIARY OF THE DEAD��1/2 The maker of Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead and Day of the Dead updates zombies for the YouTube generation with this film supposedly shot by college students in the midst of an undead attack. With Shawn Roberts and Joshua Close. (95 min, R. Roxy) I'M NOT THERE���1/2 Christian Bale, Richard Gere, Heath Ledger, Ben Wishaw and Cate Blanchett play different facets of Bob Dylan in Todd (Far From Heaven) Haynes’ exploration of the folk singer’s legend and legacy. (135 min, R. Savoy) IN BRUGES���� Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson play a pair of London hitmen holing up in a storybook Flemish tourist trap in this comedy from writer-director Martin McDonagh. With Jordan Prentice and Ralph Fiennes. (107 min, R. Palace, Savoy) JUNO���� Papa don’t preach . . . A sassy pregnant teen (Ellen Page) decides to put her baby up for a-doption in this comedy written by newcomer Diablo Cody. Michael (Superbad) Cera plays the dad. With Jennifer Garner, Jason Bateman and Rainn “Schrute” Wilson. (91 min, PG-13. Palace) LEATHERHEADS��� George Clooney directs and stars in this romantic comedy set against the backdrop of pro football’s early days. With Renee Zellweger and John Krasinski. (114 min, PG-13. Capitol, Essex, Majestic, Marquis, Palace, Roxy, Welden) MISS PETTIGREW LIVES FOR A DAY��1/2 Frances McDormand and Amy Adams star in this period comedy about a middle-aged governess whose life is turned upside down when she takes a

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