(opening dates are tentative) The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, PG-13 A seemingly ordinary New York teenager (Lily Collins) discovers she is the descendant of a line of Shadowhunters, a secret cadre of young half-angel warriors locked in an ancient battle to protect our world from demons. With Jamie Campbell Bower, Robert Sheehan, Lena Headey, CCH Pounder, Jonathan Rhys Meyers; directed by Harald Zwart. Opens Wednesday Blackfish, PG-13 Gabriela Cowperthwaite’s documentary examines the two sides of orcas, aka “killer whales,” and particularly the story of Seaworld’s Tilikum, who has taken the lives of several trainers. Aug. 23 Blue Jasmine, PG-13 After everything in her life falls to pieces, an elegant New York socialite (Cate Blanchett) moves into her sister’s modest San Francisco apartment to try to pull herself back together. With Alec Baldwin, Louis C.K., Bobby Cannavale, Peter Sarsgaard, Andrew Dice Clay; directed byWoody Allen. Aug. 23 The World’s End, R Five childhood friends reunite 20 years after attempting an epic pub crawl when one of them (Simon Pegg) drags his reluctant pals to their hometown for another attempt to reach the fabled World’s End pub.
With Nick Frost, Martin Freeman, Paddy Considine, Eddie Marsan, Rosamund Pike; directed by Edgar Wright. Aug. 23 You’re Next, R An unlikely guest may be the salvation of a family whose reunion has been invaded by a gang of masked, ax-wielding murderers. With Sharni Vinson, AJ Bowen, Nick Tucci, Rob Moran; directed by Adam Wingard. Aug. 23
MovieStyle, Pages 33 on 08/16/2013
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