CityBeat - Movie Previews http://www.citybeat.com/cincinnati/articles.sec-248-1-movie_previews.html <![CDATA[Anita - ]]>   Certain historic moments inveigle their way into our personal memories, demanding that we remember where we were as these situations were unfolding. The Ani]]> <![CDATA[Brick Mansions - ]]> One of the final films of the late Paul Walker arrives, courtesy of the Luc Besson action factory (Besson co-wrote the script with Bibi Naceri and turned things over to Last Call director Camille De]]> <![CDATA[Jodorowsky's Dune - ]]> Back in 1974, it was a mad dream of surrealist filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky (El Topo, The Holy Mountain) to tackle Frank Herbert’s science fiction classic Dune, especially when you consider that]]> <![CDATA[The Other Woman - ]]> Have you ever wondered what would happen if the wife (Leslie Mann) and the other woman (Cameron Diaz) of a married man (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) discover that they aren’t alone in his revolving fun]]> <![CDATA[The Quiet Ones - ]]>  John Pogue (the director of Quarantine 2: Terminal) tracks the mystery surrounding a university professor (Jared Harris) and his ragtag team of students seeking to heal a test subject beset by supernatural forces that none of them are quite willing to believe in until it is too late.]]> <![CDATA[The Railway Man - ]]> This drama interweaves real biography into the mix as a former officer (Colin Firth) in the British Army who suffered through extreme torture as a prisoner of war at a Japanese labor camp during WW]]> <![CDATA[Bears - ]]> Coinciding with Earth Day celebrations, Disneynature sneaks in this documentary about a family of Alaskan bears teaching the young cubs important lessons for survival. Directors Alastair Fothergil]]> <![CDATA[Ernest & Célestine - ]]> By now my well-documented aversion to animated features has been duly noted, but there’s something about this adaptation of Gabrielle Vincent’s book from directors Stéphane Aubier and Vincent]]> <![CDATA[A Haunted House 2 - ]]> No matter what the production listings say, A Haunted House 2 is a Marlon Wayans movie and the budding franchise will rise and fall based on the comic energy and will of Wayans, along with the aud]]> <![CDATA[Heaven Is for Real - ]]> Randall Wallace, the writer behind Braveheart and Pearl Harbor and director of We Were Soldiers and Secretariat, goes multi-hyphenate on Heaven is for Real, the story of a father (Greg Kinnear) stru]]> <![CDATA[Joe - ]]> Indie wunderkind director David Gordon Green (George Washington) tackles a reclamation project of sorts by casting Nicolas Cage as the titular figure, an ex-con with a righteous hot temper who bef]]> <![CDATA[Le Week-End - ]]> This idiosyncratic gem from last year’s Toronto International Film Festival from writer Hanif Kureishi and director Roger Michell (the filmmaking duo behind The Mother and Venus) felt like a ful]]> <![CDATA[Transcendence - ]]> Long-time cinematographer Wally Pfister (Christopher Nolan partner from Memento through The Dark Knight Rises, The Italian Job and Moneyball) takes the helm for the first time with Transcendence, a ]]> <![CDATA[Under the Skin - ]]> Fans of Jonathan Glazer (Sexy Beast, Birth) will certainly cheer for this pairing of the maverick visionary and Scarlett Johansson that explores the arrival of an alien preying upon the underclass]]> <![CDATA[Oculus - ]]> With assistance from Peter Schlessel, executive producer of Evil Dead and Insidious: Chapter 2, among others, Mike Flanagan directs this creep show affair from a script he co-wrote with Jeff Howar]]> <![CDATA[Particle Fever - ]]> Mark Levinson (the writer and director of Prisoner of Time from 1993) immerses himself in the realm of science, documenting the work of a uniquely diverse collection of physicists from around the ]]> <![CDATA[The Raid 2 - ]]> It would be fair to say that Gareth Evans shocked the action world with his kinetic tour de force The Raid: Redemption, which sent a police officer named Rama (Iko Uwais) into an urban hell zone, ]]> <![CDATA[Rio 2 - ]]> I have to say that I’m still mildly resistant to Hollywood animated features — and their sequels, in particular — but some part of me is willing to give this second go-around with the bird]]> <![CDATA[Breathe In - ]]> Writer-director Drake Doremus follows up Like Crazy — his romantic drama starring Felicity Jones and Anton Yelchin as a young couple struggling to maintain a sense of connection as they navigate]]> <![CDATA[Captain America: The Winter Soldier - ]]> The Marvel film dynasty makes a quantum leap from the Iron Age to what audiences, looking back years from now, will recognize as a true Golden Age in several ways. Not only are the stories and cha]]>