Movie previews, September 20

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Movie previews, September 20

CREATED Sep. 20, 2013

Battle of the Year - Screen Gems - Rated PG-13
In PG-13-rated Battle of the Year, an international dance crew tournament attracts the best teams from around the world, but the Americans haven't won in fifteen years. A Los Angeles Hip Hop mogul wants to put the U.S. back on top. He enlists his hard-luck friend, who was a championship basketball coach, to coach his team. Armed with the theory that the right coach can make any team champions, they assemble a Dream Team of all the best dancers across the country.

Prisoners - Warner Brothers - Rated R
R-rated Prisoners stars Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Maria Bello, Terrance Howard, Viola Davis, Melissa Leo, and Paul Dano. A father is facing every parent's worst nightmare. His 6-year-old daughter and her young friend are missing, and the only lead is an RV that had been parked on their street. A lack of evidence forces the only suspect's release, so the frantic father decides he has no choice but to take matters into his own hands.

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Fill the Void - Sony - Rated PG

In PG-rated Fill the Void, Shira is happily anticipating her wedding when her elder sister dies. Because the new widower has an infant son, gears are quickly shifted and Shira may be expected to marry her brother-in-law. It's in Hebrew with English subtitles.

Sallinger - The Weinstein Company - Rated PG-13
In the documentary Sallinger director Shane Salerno interviews authors and actors about the reclusive author J.D. Salinger, whose private life intrigued the generation who devoured his novel Catcher in the Rye.