What's Playing 12/08/06

Wide Release

The Holiday – Jack Black, Jude Law, Cameron Diaz, and Kate Winslet star in this romantic comedy all about switching places. The two women are having love-life trouble so decide to switch homes with one another in different countries. In their new surroundings, they both meet a local man and fall in love.

Blood Diamond – Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly, and Djimon Hounsou star in this action packed thriller. A fisherman and a mercenary join forces to battle towards picking up an extremely rare diamond that could severely change both their lives.

Apocalypto – Mel Gibson’s controversial film set in the Mayan kingdom during its decline. The leaders of the tribes believe that the only way to make their kingdom prosperous once again is to build more towers and appease the gods with sacrifices. Things turn hectic though as a young man chosen to be sacrificed escapes and flees to avoid death.

Unaccompanied Minors – Lewis Black and Wilmer Valderrama star in this holiday themed film about a group of 8 minors get snowed in at an airport and just happen to be without any supervision. Being the Christmas season, the kids bond and create their own celebration.