Posted: September 14, 2012 at 2:03 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK (opening dates are tentative)
Bachelorette, R Kirsten Dunst, Isla Fisher and Lizzy Caplan play dysfunctional friends serving as bridesmaids at the wedding of a girl they mocked in high school. With James Marsden; directed by Leslye Headland.
Dredd, R Karl Urban plays the comic book character that Sylvester Stallone first brought to the screen, the fearsome urban cop/judge/jury/executioner, the only semblance of order in a chaotic, irradiated wasteland that used to be the East Coast, whose new challenge is to rid the city of a dangerous drug. With Olivia Thirlby, Lena Headey; directed by Pete Travis.
End of Watch, R Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena play young cops patrolling the meanest streets of south-central Los Angeles. With Anna Kendrick, Frank Gillo, America Ferrera; directed by David Ayer.
House at the End of the Street, PG-13 A recent divorcee (Elisabeth Shue) seeking a fresh start and her daughter (Jennifer Lawrence) find the small-town house of their dreams, which, of course, also houses a chilling secret. With Max Thieriot, Gil Bellows; directed by Mark Tonderai.
The Master, R A young drifter (Joaquin Phoenix), picked up by the charismatic leader (Philip Seymour Hoffman) of a fringe religion, begins to doubt the faith - and his mentor. With Jesse Plemons, David Warshofsky, Amy Adams, Rami Malek; directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.
Trouble with the Curve, PG-13 Clint Eastwood plays an ace baseball scout with whom age is starting to catch up, but he refuses to be benched for what may be the final innings of his career. The one person who might be able to help is also the one person he’d never ask: his high-powered lawyer daughter (Amy Adams). With Justin Timberlake, John Goodman, Robert Patrick, Matthew Lillard, Scott Eastwood, Joe Massingill; directed by Robert Lorenz.
MovieStyle, Pages 33 on 09/14/2012