Posted: November 2, 2012 at 2:08 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK (opening dates are tentative) How to Survive a Plague, not rated Filmmaker David France tracks the efforts made by activist groups that convinced the government and the pharmaceutical industry to speed up human trials of experimental drugs that have made HIV/AIDS a manageable condition rather than a death sentence.
Skyfall, PG-13 Craig, Daniel Craig is back as Bond, James Bond, this time finding his loyalty to M (Dame Judi Dench) tested as her past comes back to haunt her. And as MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost. With Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris, Berenice Marlohe, Ralph Fiennes, Albert Finney; directed by Sam Mendes.
Stolen, R Nicolas Cage plays a master thief trying to rebuild a relationship with his daughter after being double-crossed in a heist gone awry and spending eight years in prison; then he’s forced to rescue her from a former partner who has kidnapped her in an attempt to claim the entire loot from the robbery. With Josh Lucas, Malin Akerman, Danny Huston; directed by Simon West.
MovieStyle, Pages 35 on 11/02/2012