Movie previews, February 15
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Bob Richards is set to watch Bruce Willis, animated aliens, a supernatural love story and a new one from the author of The Notebook, this week at theaters.
A Good Day to Die Hard - 20th Century Fox - Rated R
In R rated A Good Day to Die Hard, Bruce Willis returns as John McClane, who faces his greatest challenge ever, this time on an international stage, when his estranged son is caught up in the prison escape of a rogue Russian leader. Father and son McClane must work together to keep each other alive and keep the world safe for democracy.
Beautiful Creatures - Warner Brothers - Rated PG-13
A supernatural love story set in the South, Beautiful Creatures tells the tale of two star-crossed lovers: a young man longing to escape his small town, and a mysterious new girl. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town. Jeremy Irons, Viola Davis, Emmy Rossum, and Emma Thompson star, it's rated PG-13.
Escape From Planet Earth - The Weinstein Company - Rated PG
The 3D animated comedy Escape From Planet Earth catapults movie goers to planet Baab where admired astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap when he responds to an SOS from a notoriously dangerous alien planet. It's rated PG.
Safe Haven - Relativity Media - Rated PG-13
PG-13 rated Safe Haven stars Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough and is based on the novel from Nicholas Sparks, the author behind "The Notebook." When a mysterious young woman arrives in a small town, questions about her past arise. Slowly, she gains the courage to start a relationship with a widowed store owner with two young children. But dark secrets intrude on her new life and she is forced to rediscover the meaning of sacrifice and rely on the power of love in this romantic thriller.
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Amour - Sony Pictures Classics - Rated PG-13
French movie icon Jean-Louis Trintignant (tront ee yo) stars with Emmanuelle Riva in Amour, which has been nominated for five Academy Awards. Married music teachers in their eighties have built a happy life together, but their bond is tested when one suffers a stroke. It's in French with English subtitles, and is rated PG-13.