Premium Rush (Action Thriller, PG-13) – Bike messenger Wilee goes on the run when a routine delivery turns into a life or death chase through the streets of Manhattan. (Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Shannon, Jamie Chung, Dania Ramirez)
Monroe residents can catch ‘Premium Rush’ or any of the other films on this list at Cinemark Cinema 10, located in the Pecanland Mall at 4700 Millhaven Rd. in Monroe, or at Cinemark Tinseltown, 220 Blanchard St. in West Monroe.
The Apparition (Horror/Thriller, PG-13) – Young couple Kelly and Ben discover they are being haunted by a presence that was accidentally conjured during a university parapsychology experiment. The horrifying apparition feeds on their fear and their last hope is an expert in the supernatural. (Ashley Greene, Sebastian Stan, Tom Felton)
Click to watch the trailer for ‘The Apparition’ in 1080p HD.
Hit & Run (Comedy, R) – A young couple leaves their small town life and embarks on a road trip that may lead them towards the opportunity of a lifetime. Their fast-paced journey grows awkwardly complicated and hilarious when they are chased by a friend from the past, a federal marshal and a band of misfits. (Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell, David Koechner, Tom Arnold)
Click to watch the trailer for ‘Hit & Run’ in 1080p HD.
Also opening in limited release:
General Education (Teen Drama, PG-13) – Levi is set to go to the local university on a tennis scholarship but he forgot to tell his parents one thing – he didn’t graduate. He must pass summer school behind their backs before his scholarship is revoked. (Larry Miller, Janeane Garofalo, Elaine Hendrix, Chris Sheffield)
Click to watch the trailer for ‘General Education’ in 1080p HD.
Hermano (Foreign Sports/Drama, Unrated) – Raised as brothers, lifelong competitors Julio and Daniel “Gato” have been inseparable ever since Daniel was found abandoned in a trash heap as a child in their La Ceniza slum. A football scout invites them to try out for the city’s top professional team but their violent surroundings threaten to take away everything they’ve worked for. (Fernando Moreno, Eliu Armas, Marcela Giron, Gonzalo Cubero)
Click to watch the trailer for ‘Hermano’ in 720p HD.
Little White Lies (Foreign Comedy/Drama) – A group of friends from Paris travel to the coast at Cap Ferret near Bordeaux for their traditional summer holiday together. The mood sobers as everyone confesses their innermost secrets. (Marion Cotillard, François Cluzet, Benoît Magimel, Anne Marivin)
Click to watch the trailer for ‘Little White Lies’ in 720p HD.
The Revenant (Horror Comedy, R) – Bart Gregory awakens near the grave of a fallen hero. Himself. Undead and hanging out with his best friend Joey his only thoughts are towards survival, and human blood is the key. Bart and Joey decide to kill two birds with one stone– literally– by acting as vigilantes and feeding only on the dregs of their society. (Chris Wylde, David Anders, Louise Griffiths)
Click to watch the trailer for ‘The Revenant’ in 1080p HD.
Sleepwalk with Me (Drama, Unrated) – Follow along with comedian Mike Birbiglia on his semi-autobiographical feature debut. Birbiglia poses as a stand-up comedian stuck in a dead-end career, a stressful relationship and horrible bouts of sleepwalking. (Mike Birbiglia, Lauren Ambrose, James Rebhorn, Carol Kane)
Click to watch the trailer for ‘Sleepwalk with Me’ in 1080p HD.
Thunderstruck (Family Comedy, PG) – Basketball fan Brian trades talents with his hero, Kevin Durant, becoming the star player of his high school team, while Durant’s game goes downhill. With the playoffs approaching and time running out, Brian must learn a valuable lesson about being true to yourself. (Kevin Durant, Taylor Gray, Brandon T. Jackson, James Belushi)
Click to watch the trailer for ‘Thunderstruck’ in 720p HD.
Wild Horse, Wild Ride (Documentary, PG) – Follows along in the lives of professional horse trainers at the annual Extreme Mustang Makeover Challenge in Fort Worth, TX. 100 trainers (both professionals and amateurs) set out to train a totally wild mustang in just 100 days. The trainers then show their horses in competition before putting the animals up for public auction.
Click to watch the trailer for ‘Wild Horse, Wild Ride’ in 1080p HD.
Movies opening list courtesy Yahoo! Movies. Thanks for reading and see you at the movies.
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Movies Opening Archive
8/17/12: ‘Expendables 2’, ‘ParaNorman’
8/10/12: ‘Bourne Legacy’, ‘Hope Springs’, ‘Campaign’
8/3/12: ‘Total Recall’, ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days’