Originally Published: July 17, 2008 10:12 p.m.
THE DARK KNIGHT
Director: Christopher Nolan
Cast: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Michael Caine
Rated: PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and some menace. Action/thriller.
Batman faces off for the first time against the Joker and Two-Face in this prequel-sequel.
Director: Phyllida Lloyd
Cast: Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard, Julie Walters
Rated: PG-13 for some sex-related comments. Comedy/romance/musical.
An independent single mother who owns a small hotel on an idyllic Greek island, Donna is preparing for the wedding of Sophie, the spirited daughter she's raised alone. But Sophie has secretly invited three men from Donna's past to learn which one is her father. Over 24 chaotic, magical hours, new love will bloom and old romances will be rekindled on this lush island full of possibilities - all to a panoply of ABBA tunes.
Director: Kirk De Micco
Voice cast: Andy Samberg, Cheryl Hines, Jeff Daniels, Patrick Warburton, Kristin Chenoweth
Rated: G. Animated comedy.
Ham III, the slacker grandson of the first chimp blasted into space before manned spaceflight, joins two other astronaut chimps for a dangerous mission through a black hole to an inhabited planet. When they're stranded there, the chimps must help the inhabitants rid themselves of a tyrannical leader, and then figure out how to get back to Earth.