What's Playing 04/20/07

Wide Release

Fracture – Anthony Hopkins and Ryan Gosling star in this thriller about a man trying to commit the perfect crime. Ted Crawford (Hopkins) murdered his wife and all the evidence is there to put him away for life, or is it? Assistant DA Willy Beachum (Gosling) thinks it’s an easy case until he’s caught in a dangerous game while Crawford looks to go free on minor technicalities.

Hot Fuzz – Simon Pegg and Nick Frost are back together as those who brought you Shaun Of The Dead present this mysterious (?) comedy. Nicholas Angel (Pegg) is a fantastic cop that far outshines all his colleagues. Jealousy shows its head though and they end up getting him transferred to a sleepy town and a horrible partner Danny Butterman (Frost). Little do the new partners know they are about to strap in for the ride of a lifetime.

Vacancy – Starring Luke Wilson, Kate Beckinsale, Frank Whaley, and Ethan Embry in a film that will have you thinking twice about pulling over into that dive motel. A young couple (Wilson and Beckinsale) gets stranded on the side of the highway and has no choice but to spend the night in the only hotel nearby. But after finding some tapes and hidden cameras, they have to escape before they become the next victims of a homemade snuff film.

Limited Release

The Tripper – David Arquette, Courtney Cox, Balthazar Getty, and more star in this new slasher film aimed to scare. A group of life-loving hippies are headed on a road trip to a weekend long concert for some fun. That is until a Ronald Reagan obsessed serial killer shows up and is determined to take them all out.

In The Land Of Women – Starring Adam Brody, Kelsey Keel, and more. Carter Webb (Brody) was just dumped by his actress girlfriend. Needing to think things out and relax, he goes to Detroit to visit his grandmother. The visit turns a bit more complicated though as he meets her neighbors, the Hardwickes, and they change each other’s lives forever.