American astronaut Captain Charles “Chuck” Baker lands on Planet 51 thinking he’s the first person to step foot on it. To his surprise, he finds that this planet is inhabited by little green people who are happily living in a white picket fence world reminiscent of a cheerfully innocent 1950s America, and whose only fear is that it will be overrun by alien invaders—like Chuck!
Kristen Bell, Will Arnett, Jon Heder
Walt Disney Studios;
Directed by Mark Steven Johnson
Rated PG-13; 93 minutes; 2009
Beth Harper is a young, successful real estate agent ... but she's completely unlucky in love. However, when the New Yorker travels to Rome to see her newlywed sister, she impulsively steals some coins from a reputed fountain of love. She then finds herself being aggressively pursued by a band of wannabe lovers in this romantic comedy.
Benicio Del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt
Universal Pictures; Directed by Joe Johnston
Rated R; 102 minutes; 2010
Inspired by the classic film that launched a legacy of horror, THE WOLFMAN reclaims the myth of a man whose curse transforms him into something less than human to its iconic cinematic origin. Lawrence Talbot, a haunted nobleman, is lured back to his family estate after his brother vanishes. Reunited with his estranged father, Talbot sets out to find his brother... and discovers a horrifying destiny for himself.
Channing Tatum, Amanda Seyfried, Richard Jenkins
Screen Gems; Directed by Lasse Hallstrom
Rated PG-13; 105 minutes; 2010
A soldier home on leave falls for a conservative college girl. Instead of returning home to her, he reenlists after the attacks on September 11th, 2001. Time and distance begin to take a toll on the young lovers.
Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter
Walt Disney Studios; Directed by Tim Burton
Rated PG; 108 minutes; 2010
Tim Burton brings his unique take on the classic Lewis Carroll story about a girl named Alice to the big screen. Alice falls down a rabbit-hole into a fantasy realm populated by talking playing cards, the raging Red Queen and a stark raving Mad Hatter.
Voices by: Edward Asner, Christopher Plummer, John Ratzenberger
Walt Disney Studios/Pixar Animation;
Directed by Peter Docter and Bob Peterson
Rated PG; 96 minutes; 2009
Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and now in his 78th year he launches his house into the sky via thousands of balloons. Right after liftoff he discovers he has a stowaway in the form of an over optimistic 8-year-old Wilderness Explorer named Russell. This hilarious journey takes you into a lost world with the least likely duo on Earth.
Movie:The Graduate Released: 1967 Stars: Anne Bancroft & Dustin Hoffman Rating: Not rated Film series: Part of the Monday Night at the Movies Film Series.
Ben has recently graduated college, with his parents now expecting great things from him. At his "Homecoming" party, Mrs. Robinson, the wife of his father's business partner, has Ben drive her home, which leads to an affair between the two. The affair eventually ends, but comes back to haunt him when he finds himself falling for Elaine, Mrs. Robinson's daughter. Read more about Monday Night at the Movies: The Graduate (1967)