What's Playing 12/03/06

Wide Release

National Lampoon’s Van Wilder: The Rise Of Taj – Kal Penn returns as Taj Mahal Badlandabad in this sequel where he leaves behind Coolidge College for ivy-leagueish Camford University. There Taj meets a very uptight student that he intends to teach the ways of enjoying his college life.

Turistas – Josh Duhamel, Melissa George, and more star in this horror thriller taking place in Brazil. A group of backpackers have gone to Brazil for a good time of drugs, sex, and so much more. But after their bus has an accident and they are left alone in the jungle, things take a really bad turn as the country’s horrible secrets are revealed.

The Nativity Story – Keisha Castle-Hughes takes one of the most famous matron role in all of history”¬¶the Virgin Mary. Follow along through the story of Mary and Josep’s path to Bethlehem for the birth of the baby Jesus.

A rather interesting story of life imitating art is that 16 year old Castle-Hughes, who plays perhaps the most famous pregnant unwed teenager in all of history, recently became a pregnant unwed teen herself. It has been confirmed that her and her boyfriend are indeed having a child.

Limited Release

10 Items Or Less – Starring Morgan Freeman and Paz Vega in about a successful actor and a grocery store clerk who go on the road together to have each other experience their different worlds of life.

Christmas At Maxwell’s – Starring Andrew May, Jack Hourigan, and Helen Welch. A married couple that seemingly have everything anyone could wish for”¬¶successful life, two wonderful children, and the love of each other. Things soon take a turn for the worse and they do the things they feel necessary to have at least one more peaceful Christmas together.