Agora (NR), Drama – A slave in Roman Egypt turns to the rising tide of Christianity while also falling in love with the famous atheist Hypatia. Stars Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella and Oscar Isaac.
Kites: The Remix (NR), Romance – A shorter version of Kites, edited by Brett Ratner into a faster-paced romantic action movie about a mortally wounded man left to die in the harsh Mexican desert who is kept alive by his quest to find Natasha, a woman engaged to another man, but destined to be his.
Micmacs (R), Comedy – A videostore clerk with a bullet lodged in his brain and his friends come up with an intricate and original plan to destroy two big weapons manufacturers. Stars Dany Boon, Andre Dussollier and Nicolas Marie.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (PG-13), Action – A rogue reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious princess and together, they race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient dagger capable of releasing the Sands of Time, a gift from the gods that can reverse time and allow its possessor to rule the world. Stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Ben Kingsley, Alfred Molina and Gemma Arterton.
Survival of the Dead (R), Horror – The story of Plum Island, a beautiful refuge whose isolation allows two powerful families to maintain a semblance of order in the wake of the zombie holocaust. But as the inhabitants slowly die off, the two clans become sharply divided: one believes that the undead must be destroyed without exception, while the other insists that afflicted loved ones be kept “alive” until a cure is found. The result is an escalating showdown with echoes of a classic Western stand-off that erupts in brutality and violence.