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This Week's New Movies: "Super 8," "The Trip," "Trollhunter" & "Judy Moody"




    A Spielbergian popcorn adventure, a hilarious road trip, the year's funniest monster movie, and more hit theaters this week...

    Super 8
    While shooting a movie, a bunch of kids in small-town Ohio, circa 1979, catch on film a U.S. Military train crashing into a pick-up, causing a huge accident that draws a massive response from the Army. Written and directed by JJ Abrams, produced by Steve Spielberg. In theaters everywhere, read our review and watch the trailer

    "The Trip" Trailer

    [NATL] "The Trip" Trailer
    Comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon star in this quasi-documentary road movie. (Published Friday, May 13, 2011)

    Midnight in Paris
    Woody Allen's latest stars Owen Wilson as a struggling novelist who finds himself transported back in time to the Paris of the 1920s, where he parties with the Lost Generation and falls for a beautiful model. Going into wider release, read our review and watch the trailer

    Judy Moody and the NOT Bummer Summer
    Based on the series of books by Megan McDonald, about a young girl facing with a summer alone with her brother, Stink, and her crazy Aunt Opal, played by Heather Graham. In theaters everywhere, watch the trailer


    [NATL] "Trollhunter"
    Three film students on the trail of a bear poacher find they've actually been following a member of the Norwegian government's top-secret Troll Security Service. Already available on-demand, goes into limited release June 10. (Published Friday, May 27, 2011)

    The Trip (2011)
    British comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon play ficitonalized versions of themselves on a gastronoimic tour of northern England in this road trip film from director Michael Winterbottom. In limited release, read our review and watch the trailer

    The Trollhunter
    A group of film students set out on the trail of a bear poacher only to find themselves chronicling the adventures of a governemtn agent in charge of controlling Norways' troll popualtion. In limited release, read our review and watch the trailer

    Bride Flight
    Three young women eager to escape post-war Holland hop on a plane bound for New Zealeand, where the future husbands await them. On the flight they meet a young man with whom each of them eventually has a relationship that keeps their lives intertwined forverer. In limited release, watch the trailer

    First Look: "Super 8"

    [NATL] First Look: "Super 8"
    JJ Abrams and Steven Spielberg team up for a sci-fi mystery (Published Wednesday, March 16, 2011)

    Viva Riva!
    A crime thriller about a smalltime crook from Kinshasa, Congo, who scores a huge a load of gas, instantly making him rich. But things get tricky when he falls for a local gnagster's gilr, and things get worse when an Angolan comes to town looking for his missing petrol. In limited release, watch the trailer