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Movie openings and now playing, May 2-8

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Austin 360

OPENING FRIDAY

“Trash Dance”

Rated: NR Runs: 68 min.

Story: Documentary about Austin sanitation workers joining together to perform in front of thousands.

Stars: Allison Orr

Playing: Violet Crown Cinema

“Iron Man 3”

Rated: PG-13 Runs: 129 min.

Story: Industrialist Tony Stark must face a notorious terrorist known as Mandarin.

Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Ben Kingsley

Playing: Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Ritz, Alamo Slaughter, Alamo Village, AMC Barton Creek, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Galaxy Highland, Hill Country Galleria, Flix Brewhouse, Lakeline, Metropolitan, Regal Gateway, Regal West Gate, Southpark Meadows, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville. 3-D: Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Slaughter, Alamo Village, AMC Barton Creek, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Flix Brewhouse, Galaxy Highland, Hill Country Galleria, Metropolitan, Regal Gateway, Regal West Gate, Southpark Meadows, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville.

“No Place on Earth”

Rated: PG-13 Runs: 84 minutes

Story: A documentarian tells the story of Ukranian Jews who hide from Nazis in underground caves for 511 days during World War II.

Stars: Narrated by Chris Nicola

Playing: Arbor.

“Blancanieves”

Rated: PG-13 Runs: 104 min.

Story: This twist on the Snow White fairytale is set in Seville and focuses on a female bullfighter.

Stars: Maribel Verdu, Daniel Gimenez Cacho, Angela Molina

Playing: Arbor.

“The Angels’ Share”

Rated: NR Runs: 101 min.

Story: A new dad vows to change his life around.

Stars: Paul Brannigan, John Henshaw, Gary Maitland

Playing: Violet Crown

NOW PLAYING

“42.” PG-13. 88 min. The life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey. AMC Barton Creek, Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Slaughter, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Gateway, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Flix Brewhouse, Galaxy Moviehouse, Highland, Lakeline, Metropolitan, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Starplex, Westgate.

“The Big Wedding.” Grade: C. R. 89 min. A modern family tries to make it through a weekend-long wedding. Alamo Lake Creek, AMC Barton Creek, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Stone Hill, Galaxy Moviehouse, Cinemark Galleria, Gateway, Highland, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South, Starplex, Westgate.

“The Company You Keep.” Grade: C. R. 121 min. A former activist is on the run from a journalist who has discovered his true identity. Arbor, Cinemark Galleria, Violet Crown.

“The Croods” PG. 98 min. The world’s first prehistoric family goes on a road trip to unchartered territory. AMC Barton Creek, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Highland, Lakeline, Regal Gateway, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Westgate. 3-D: Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Stone Hill, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville.

“Disconnect.” Grade: B. R . 115 min. People search for human connection in today’s internet world. Arbor, Tinseltown South.

“Evil Dead.” R. 91 min. Five friends go to a remote cabin where they discover a Book of Dead and summon demons living in the woods. Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South.

“From Up on Poppy Hill.” Grade: B+. 91 min. A group of Yokohama teens look to save their school’s clubhouse from a wrecking ball in preparations for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. Arbor.

“Graceland.” Grade: B+. NR. 84 min. The wrong girl is taken in a kidnapping attempt that leads her family toward a downward spiral. Alamo Village.

“G.I. Joe: Retaliation.” PG-13. 110 min. The G.I. Joes must deal with threats from within the government. Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, City Lights, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South. 3-D: Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South.

“The Host.” PG-13. 125 min. An unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing memories, but one woman risks everything to prove love can conquer all. Millennium.

“Identity Thief.” R. 111 min. A man tracks down the woman who unapologetically stole his identity. Round Rock Movies 8.

“Jurassic Park 3-D.” PG-13. 127 min. During a team preview, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaurs to run wild. Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Lakeline, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South.

“Mud.” Grade: A-. PG-13. 130 minutes. Two boys befriend a fugitive and help him reunite with his true love. Alamo Slaughter, AMC Barton Creek, Arbor, Cinemark Galleria, Starplex, Violet Crown.

“Oblivion.” Grade: B-. PG-13. 126 min. A veteran assigned to extract Earth’s remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself. Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Slaughter, Alamo Village, Barton Creek, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Flix Brewhouse, Gateway, Highland, Lakeline, Metropolitan, Regal Westgate, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville.

“Olympus Has Fallen.” R. 120 min. A disgraced presidential guard works with national security to rescue the President from kidnappers. Cinemark Round Rock, City Lights, Gateway, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South, Westgate.

“Oz the Great and Powerful.” PG. 130 min. A circus magician from Kansas goes to Oz and meets three witches. Gateway, Lakeline, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South. 3-D: Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South.

“Pain and Gain.” Grade: C. R. 130 min. Florida bodybuilders get caught up in scheme that quickly goes wrong. Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Slaughter, AMC Barton Creek, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Domain, Flix Brewhouse, Galaxy Highland, Galaxy Moviehouse, Lakeline, Metropolitan, Regal Gateway, Westgate, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville.

“The Place Beyond the Pines.” R. 140 min. A motorcyle stunt driver turns to robbing banks to provide for his family. Alamo Slaughter, AMC Barton Creek, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Violet Crown.

“Quartet.” PG-13. 97 min. A retired diva checks into a home for retired performers. Arbor.

“The Sapphires.” PG-13. 103 min. Four young, talented Australian Aboriginal girls learn about love, friendship and war when their all girl group entertains the U.S. troops in Vietnam. Arbor.

“Scary Movie 5.” PG-13. 85 min. A couple uses home-surveillance cameras after they experience unusual activity after bringing home their newborn son. AMC Barton Creek, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville.

“Silver Linings Playbook.” Grade: A. R. 122 min. Fresh out of a state institution, a man tries to get his life back on track and meets an unusual woman who is willing to help him. Arbor.

“Snitch.” PG-13. 95 min. A father goes undercover to infiltrate a drug cartel to save his son from going to prison. Round Rock Movies 8, Tinseltown South.

“Spring Breakers.” R. 94 min. Four college girls are arrested after robbing a restaurant to pay for spring break are bailed out by a drug dealer. Tinseltown South.

“Starbuck.” Grade: C+. R. 109 min. As his lover announces her pregnancy, a 40-something slacker receives other life-changing news: 142 people, all of them the result of artificial insemination, have filed a class action lawsuit against him, the biological father. Arbor.

“Trance.” R. 101 min. An art auctioneer who has become mixed up with a group of criminals partners with a hypnotherapist in order to recover a lost painting. Alamo Slaughter, Arbor.

“Tyler Perry’s Tempation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor.” PG-13. 111 min. An ambitious married woman’s temptation by a handsome billionaire leads to betrayal. Tinseltown Pflugerville.

“Upstream Color.” Grade: A+. NR. 96 min. A man and woman are drawn together, entangled in the life cycle of an ageless organism. Alamo Slaughter, Violet Crown.