New in Theater 11/8/2013

Thor: The Dark World

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When Jane Foster is targeted by the denizens of the dark world of Svartalfheim, Thor sets out on a quest to protect her at all costs.

Release Date: November 8, 2013

Director: Alan Taylor

Writers: Don Payne and Robert Rodat (story), Christopher Yost, Christopher Markus, and Stephen McFeely (screenplay), Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, and Jack Kirby (comic book)

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Idris Elba, Tom Hiddleston, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Anthony Hopkins, Zachary Levi, Jaimie Alexander, Stellan Skarsgård

Thor: The Dark World

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**********Warning: the following article may contain spoilers. You have been Warned!*******************

Summary:

An ancient enemy believed to no longer be in existence resurfaces when an ancient artifact of power is rediscovered. This will bring Thor back to Earth, reuniting him with the love of his life, Jane Foster, and together, they will journey through Earth, Asgard, and other realms to defeat the Dark Elves and contain the ancient artifact.

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Thor: The Dark World Extended Trailer

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Summary:

When Jane Foster is targeted by the denizens of the dark world of Svartalfheim, Thor sets out on a quest to protect her at all costs.

Release Date: November 8, 2013

Director: Alan Taylor

Writers: Don Payne and Robert Rodat (story), Christopher Yost, Christopher Markus, and Stephen McFeely (screenplay), Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, and Jack Kirby (comic book)

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Idris Elba, Tom Hiddleston, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Anthony Hopkins, Zachary Levi, Jaimie Alexander, Stellan Skarsgård

New on DVD/Blu-ray 08/27/2013

The Great Gatsby

Summay:

Great_Gatsby_Movie_PosterA Midwestern war veteran finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor.

**Special Note** This movie holds some sentimental value for me since this is the one where Maverick (The Awesome Movie Podcast), Melissa, and myself talked about doing these reviews for people. So we come full circle five months later. If you wish you can read my review of the movie here.

Run Time: 143 min

Rating: PG – 13

Director: Baz Luhrmann

Writers: Baz Luhrmann and Craig Pearce (screenplay), F. Scott Fitzgerald (novel)

Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Steve Bisley, Richard Carter, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Joel Edgerton, Isla Fisher, Elizabeth Debicki, Carey Mulligan

Pain & Gain

Pain & Gain

Pain & Gain

Summay:

A trio of bodybuilders in Florida get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong.

Run Time: 129 min

Rating: R

Director: Michael Bay

Writers: Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely (screenplay), Pete Collins (article)

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Anthony Mackie, Tony Shalhoub, Ed Harris, Rob Corddry