“A Separation” (2011, PG-13, Drama) A married Iranian couple are faced with a difficult decision– to improve the life of their 11-yr-old daughter by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer’s disease. This film was nominated for two Academy Awards last year and won the award for Best Foreign Film.
“The Pirates! Band of Misfits” (2012, PG, Animated Comedy) A Pirate Captain (voiced by Hugh Grant) sets out on a mission to defeat his rivals Black Bellamy (Jeremy Piven) and Cutlass Liz (Salma Hayek) for the Pirate of the Year Award. The quest takes Captain and his crew from the shores of Blood Island to the foggy streets of Victorian London.
“Battleship” (2012, PG-13, Action/SciFi) This alien invasion/science fiction film, inspired by the classic board game, features a fleet of ships forced to do battle with an Armada of unknown origin in order to discover and thwart their destructive goals.
“Think Like a Man” (2012, PG-13, Romantic/Comedy) Four men conspire to turn the tables on their women when they discover the women have been using Steve Harvey’s relationship advice against them. (Steve Harvey is an author/TV personality best known for the 2009 best-selling relationship book, “Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man”.)