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This Week's New Movies: "How Do You Know" "Tron: Legacy" Won't Go Down the "Rabbit Hole?"



    Your 28-year wait for the "Tron' sequel is finally over, Yogi Bear will be terrorizing parents all across the land, James L. Brooks returns and Nicole Kidman's bold turn as a grieving mother all open. Meanwhile, two of our favorites films of the year are finally moving into cities other than LA and New York.

    “Tron: Legacy”
    The long-time-coming sequel with Jeff Bridges returning as super-programmer Kevin Flynn, who mysteriously disappeared two decades ago. Kevin’s son, Sam (Garret Hedlund), one day discovers that his dad is trapped inside The Grid and dives in to rescue him. In theaters everywhere, read our review and watch the trailer

    “Yogi Bear”
    A live action-CGI hybrid in which a documentarian turns his eye on Jellystone Park, only to discover everyone’s favorite ursine pic-a-nic-basket thief, Yogi Bear (voiced by Dan Aykroyd) and his teeny-tiny sidekick, Boo-Boo (voiced by Justin Timberlake). Co-stars Anna Farris and Tom Cavanaugh. In theaters everywhere, read our reviewand watch the trailer

    How Do You Know
    Writer-director James L. Brooks’ first film in six years tells the story of Lisa (Reese Witherspoon), a woman recently cut from her pro softball team who’s dating Matty (Owen Wilson), a pitcher for the Washington Nationals, until one day she meets runs into George (Paul Rudd), a business wrongly accused of a financial crime. We all know where this is headed, right? In theaters everywhere, watch the trailer

    “Rabbit Hole”
    Nicole Kidman and Aaron Eckhart give gripping performances as Becca and Howie, a well-to-do couple trying to navigate the grief brought on by their 4-year-old son’s death. Directed by John Cameron Mitchell of “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” fame. In limited release, read our review and watch the trailer

    "Tron: Legacy"

    [NATL] "Tron: Legacy"
    Sam Flynn (Garrett Hedlund) accidentally gets sucked into the computer world where his father, Kevin (Jeff Bridges), has been held captive for 20 years by his own creation. With the help of the warrior Quorra (Olivia Wilde), they make a desperate run for freedom.
    (Published Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010)

    “Casino Jack”
    Kevin Spacey is super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff in this comedic retelling of one of the most shameless and audacious power-brokers in recent American history. In limited release, watch the trailer

    "Black Swan"
    Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis star in director Darren Aronofsky’s psychological thriller set in the world of professional ballet. Expanding into new markets, read our review and watch the trailer

    The Fighter
    A blast--a funny, energetic, exciting ride set to a high octane soundtrack and featuring great performances from Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Melissa Leo. Expanding into new markets, read our review and watch the trailer

    "The Tempest"
    While Julie Taymor struggles to bring Spider-Man to Broadway, you can see her singular vision brought to bear on Shakespeare's story about the survivors of a shipwreck stranded on an island. In this version the lead of Prospero is now Prospera, and played by Helen Mirren, co-starring Russell Banks, Alfred Molina and Djimon Hounsou. Expanding into new markets, watch the trailer

    "Rabbit Hole"

    [NATL] "Rabbit Hole"
    Nicole Kidman and Aaron Eckhart star as a pair of grieving parents wrestling with the death of their son in director John Cameron Mitchell's adaptation of the Tony and Pulitzer Prize-wining play.
    (Published Friday, Dec. 17, 2010)