Theatrical Releases for March 2nd: ‘Lorax,’ ‘Project X’ And More Hit Theaters Today!
Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, Project X, and other films hit theaters this weekend! We have the full list of new releases for you below!
Art Is…The Permanent Revolution (NR), Documentary – Three contemporary American artists and a master printer help explain the dynamic sequences of social reality and protest. While their graphics sweep by, the making of an etching, a woodcut and a lithograph unfolds, as the contemporary artists join their illustrious predecessors in creating art of social engagement.
Being Flynn (R), Drama – A man’s estranged con-man father’s self-destruction eventually drives him onto the streets and ultimately into the homeless shelter where his son works. Stars Robert De Niro, Olivia Thirlby, and Paul Dano.
Bel Ami (R), Biography – Biopic about 19th Century French writer Guy de Maupassant, a young man who scandalously slept his way to the top of Paris’ high society in the 1890’s with some of the city’s most influential women. Stars Robert Pattinson, Uma Thurman, and Kristin Scott Thomas.
Boy (NR), Drama – The year is 1984, and on the rural East Coast of New Zealand Thriller is changing kids lives.
Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax (PG), Family – The animated adventure follows the journey of a 12-year-old as he searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world. Stars the voices of Danny DeVito, Ed Helms, and Rob Riggle.
Last Days Here (NR), Documentary – A raw touching portrait of cult metal legend Bobby Liebling, chronicling his bid to resurrect his life and career after decades wasting away in his parents’ basement.
Let the Bullets Fly (NR), Action – In 1920s China, a notorious bandit chief Zhang descends upon a remote provincial town posing as its new mayor.
Project X (R), Comedy – Three seemingly anonymous high school seniors attempt to make a name for themselves by throwing a party that no one will forget, but nothing could prepare them for what the party becomes. Stars Miles Teller, Oliver Cooper, and Jonathan Daniel Brown.
The Salt of Life (NR), Comedy – A middle-aged retiree has become invisible to all distaff Romans, regardless of age or relation. He contends with an aristocratic, spendthrift mother; a wife who is more patronizing friend than romantic partner; a daughter with a slacker boyfriend whom he unwillingly befriends; and a wild young neighbor who sees him merely as her dog walker. Watching his “codger” friends snare beautiful younger women on the sun-kissed cobblestones of Trastevere, he tries his polite, utterly gracious best to generate some kind of extracurricular love life with both hilarious and poignant results. Stars Gianni Di Gianni and Valeria de Franciscis.
The Snowtown Murders (NR), Thriller – Based on a true story involving Australian serial killer John Bunting, the film follows a 16-year-old who begins a friendship with a charismatic older man. As the relationship grows, the teen finds his world threatened by both his loyalty for, and fear of, his newfound father-figure. Stars Lucas Pittaway, Daniel Henshall, and Louise Harris.
Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie (R), Comedy – Tim and Eric are given a billion dollars to make a movie, but squander every dime and the sinister Schlaaang corporation is pissed. Their lives at stake, the guys skip town in search of a way to pay the money back. Stars Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, and John C. Reilly.