Bob Richards' Movie Previews: Friday, August 16th
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(Kick Ass 2 - Universal - Rated R)
Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloë Grace Moretz, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Morris Chestnut, John Leguizamo, and Jim Carrey star in R rated Kick Ass 2. After Kick-Ass' insane bravery inspires a new wave of self-made masked crusaders, led by the badass Colonel Stars and Stripes, our hero joins them on patrol. When these amateur superheroes are hunted down by Red Mist, only the blade-wielding Hit-Girl can prevent their annihilation.
(JOBS - Open Road Films - Rated PG-13)
JOBS tells the epic and turbulent story of Apple founder Steve Jobs, the original innovator and ground-breaking entrepreneur as he blazed a trail that changed technology -- and the world -- forever. Ashton Kutcher, Dermot Mulroney, Josh Gad, Lukas Haas, J.K. Simmons, and Matthew Modine star, It's rated PG-13.
(Paranoia - Relativity Media - Rated PG-13)
PG-13 rated Paranoia takes us deep behind the scenes of global success to a deadly world of greed and deception. The two most powerful tech billionaires in the world are bitter rivals who will stop at nothing to destroy each other. A young superstar, seduced by unlimited wealth and power falls between them, and becomes trapped in the middle of the twists and turns of their life-and-death game of corporate espionage. Liam Hemsworth, Gary Oldman, Amber Heard, Harrison Ford, and Richard Dreyfuss star.
And at The Flicks…
(Lee Daniel's The Butler - The Weinstein Company - Rated PG-13)
In Lee Daniel's The Butler, Forrest Whittaker plays a man who served in the White House during the terms of eight presidents. Oprah Winfrey, Jane Fonda, Robin Williams, John Cusack, Alan Rickman, Liev Schreiber, Minka Kelly, Melissa Leo, James Marsden and Vanessa Redgrave also star. It's rated PG-13.
(The Hunt - Magnolia Pictures - Rated R)
Mads Mikkelsen stars in The Hunt as a teacher whose life is turned upside down by a little girl's lie. It depicts how a lie becomes the truth when gossip, doubt and malice are allowed to flourish and ignite a witch-hunt that soon threatens to destroy an innocent man's life. It's in Danish with English subtitles and is rated R
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