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Posted: October 26, 2012 at 3:56 a.m.

— New this week Liberal Arts83 PG-13 Josh Radnor plays a bookish and newly single university admissions counselor who, returning to his Ohio alma mater for a retirement dinner honoring his favorite English professor, meets a precocious undergrad (Elizabeth Olsen), who stirs up memories - and, of course, other things. With Elizabeth Reaser, Allison Janney;

directed by Josh Radnor. (97 minutes)The Paperboy83 R Lured by imploring letters from a beautiful siren, a hard-nosed reporter and his partner return to a Florida town to investigate a seemingly unjust imprisonment of a hardened backwoods criminal, convicted without conclusive evidence or even a fair trial in the killing of the town’s sheriff. With Matthew McConaughey, Nicole Kidman, Zac Efron, John Cusack, Scott Glenn;

directed by Lee Daniels. (107 minutes)Silent Hill: Revelation R A young woman (Adelaide Clemens) and her father (Sean Bean), on the run from dangerous forces that she doesn’t fully understand, discovers she’s not who she thinks she is and the revelation leads her deeper into a demonic world that threatens to trap her forever. With Radha Mitchell, Deborah Kara Unger, Carrie-Ann Moss, Malcolm McDowell, Martin Donovan;

directed by Michael J. Bassett. (94 minutes)

MovieStyle, Pages 35 on 10/26/2012