Bob Richards' Movie Previews for Friday, June 7th
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In PG-13 rated The Internship, Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson star as salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital world. Trying to prove they are not obsolete, they talk their way into a coveted internship at Google. But, gaining entrance to this utopia is only half the battle. Now they must compete with a group of the nation's most elite, tech-savvy geniuses to prove that necessity really is the mother of re-invention. Rose Byrne, John Goodman, and Will Ferrell also star.
Ethan Hawke and Lena Headey star in R-rated The Purge. The government has sanctioned an annual 12-hour period in which any and all criminal activity-including murder-becomes legal. All emergency services are suspended. When an intruder breaks into a gated community during the yearly lockdown, he begins a sequence of events that threatens to tear a family apart. Now, it is up to one family to make it through the night without turning into the monsters from whom they hide.
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Greta Gerwig stars in Francis Ha directed by Noah Baumbach. Frances lives in New York, but she doesn't really have an apartment. Frances is an apprentice for a dance company, but she's not really a dancer. Frances throws herself headlong into her dreams, even as their possible reality dwindles. Frances wants so much more than she has, but lives her life with unaccountable joy and lightness. It's rated R.
What Maisie Knew is a modern reimagining of the story of a six year old who observes with curiosity and concern as her parents split up and form new romantic relationships . Julianne Moore, Steve Coogan and Alexander Skarsgard star. It's rated R.