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New movies and now playing, April 18-24

Staff Writer
Austin 360

OPENING FRIDAY

“Camp”

Rated: PG-13. Runs: 111 min.

Story: Eli, an abused 10-year-old boy, gets sent to a camp and forms a bond with a camp counselor.

Stars: Michael Mattera, Miles Elliot, Asante Jones, Michael Jacob Wayne.

Playing: Regal Gateway

“From Up on Poppy Hill”

Rated: PG. Runs: 91 min.

Story: A group of Yokohama teens look to save their school’s clubhouse from a wrecking ball in preparations for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.

Stars: Sarah Bolger, Anton Yelchin, Christina Hendricks.

Playing: Arbor.

“It’s a Disaster”

Rated: R. Runs: 88 min.

Story: Four couples meet for Sunday brunch only to discover they are stuck in a house together as the world may be about to end.

Stars: David Cross, Rachel Boston, Kevin M. Brennan.

Playing: Violet Crown.

“The New Juarez”

Rated: NR.

Story: Filmmaker Charlie Minn provides a view on the violence in Mexico that has killed more than 100,000 people in the last six years.

Playing: Metropolitan.

“Oblivion”

Rated: PG-13. Runs: 126 min.

Story: A veteran assigned to extract Earth’s remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself.

Stars: Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Olga Kurylenko.

Playing: Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Ritz, Alamo Slaughter, Alamo Village, Barton Creek, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Domain, Flix Brewhouse, Gateway, Galaxy Moviehouse, Highland, Lakeline, Metropolitan, Regal Westgate, Tinseltown Pflugerville. IMAX: Barton Creek, Gateway.

“Starbuck”

Rated: R. Runs: 109 min.

Story: 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.

Stars: Patrick Huard, Julie LeBreton, Antoine Bertrand.

Playing: Arbor.

“Upstream Color”

Rated: NR. Runs: 96 min.

Story: A man and woman are drawn together, entangled in the life cycle of an ageless organism.

Stars: Amy Seimetz, Shane Carruth, Andrew Sensenig.

Playing: Alamo Slaughter, 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. Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Slaughter, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Domain, Flix Brewhouse, Galaxy Moviehouse, Highland, Lakeline, Metropolitan, Tinseltown Pflugerville.

“Admission.” PG-13.117 min.A Princeton admissions officer takes a professional risk when she meets a kid who may be the son she gave up years ago in a secret adoption.Starplex.

“A Good Day to Die Hard.” Grade: C. R. 97 min. New York City cop attempts to track down his estranged son in Moscow. Round Rock Movies 8.

“The Croods” PG. 98 min.The world’s first prehistoric family goes on a road trip to unchartered territory. Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Slaughter, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Flix Brewhouse, Galaxy Moviehouse, Highland, Lakeline, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville. 3-D: Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, Highland, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville.

“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. Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Slaughter, Alamo Village, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Highland, Lakeline, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South.

“The Gatekeepers.” PG-13.97 mins.Documentary about the Israeli security agency Shin Bet and was nominated for best documentary in the recent Academy Awards.Arbor.

“G.I. Joe: Retaliation.” PG-13. 110 min.The G.I. Joes must deal with threats from within the government. Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Domain, Galaxy Moviehouse, Highland, Lakeline, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South. 3-D: Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, Flix Brewhouse, Lakeline, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South.

“Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters.” R.68 min. Fifteen years after defeating the wicked witch, Hansel and Gretel are now skilled bounty hunters. Round Rock Movies 8.

“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. Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville.

“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. Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Slaughter, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, City Lights, Domain, Galaxy Moviehouse, Highland, Lakeline, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South.

“Life of Pi.” PG. 125 min. A zookeeper’s son floats adrift at sea after a shipwreck with a tiger. Round Rock Movies 8. 3-D: Round Rock Movies 8.

“Lincoln.” PG-13. 149 min. A drama based on president Lincoln’s last months in office. Millennium.

“No.” R. 118 min. An ad executive comes up with a campaign to defeat Augusto Pinochet in Chile’s 1988 referendum. Arbor.

“Olympus Has Fallen.” R. 120 min.A disgraced presidential guard works with national security to rescue the President from kidnappers. Alamo Lake Creek, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Domain, Flix Brewhouse, Highland, Galaxy Moviehouse, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South.

“Oz the Great and Powerful.” PG.130 min. A circus magician from Kansas goes to Oz and meets three witches.Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Lakeline, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South. 3-D: Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Lakeline, Starplex, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Tinseltown South.

“The Place Beyond the Pines.” R.140 min. A motorcyle stunt driver turns to robbing banks to provide for his family. Alamo Lake Creek, Alamo Slaughter, Arbor, Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Domain, Flix Brewhouse, Galaxy Moviehouse, Violet Crown, Tinseltown Pflugerville.

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

“Rise of the Guardians.” PG. 97 min. A hoard of holiday icons band together to defeat an evil spirit. Round Rock Movies 8.

“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. Cinemark Cedar Park, Cinemark Galleria, Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, City Lights, Domain, Flix Brewhouse, Galaxy Moviehouse, Highland, Lakeline, 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, Tinseltown Pflugerville.

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

“To the Wonder.” R. 112 min. A couple who moves to Oklahoma to start a life together find problems when the woman makes the acquaintance of a priest who is struggling with his vocation. The man also rekindles a relationship with a childhood sweetheart. Alamo Village, Violet Crown.

“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. Arbor, Alamo Slaughter, Tinseltown Pflugerville, Violet Crown.

“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. Cinemark Round Rock, Cinemark Southpark Meadows, Cinemark Stone Hill, Highland, Tinseltown Pflugerville.