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Movies this weekend: 'Spider-Man,' 'Railway Man'

Posted May 1, 2014

— Stormy weather got you down? Head to the theater to escape with these movies.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Action/Adventure, SciFi/Fantasy, PG-13, starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Dane DeHaan, Jamie Foxx, Paul Giamatti)

The next film of the newest Spider-Man franchise explores the conflict between the ordinary obligations of Peter Parker and the extraordinary responsibilities of Spider-Man.

You can also check out this movie in 3D.

Some other movies in 3D this weekend:

Island of Lemurs: Madagascar: An IMAX 3D Experience (Documentary, G, starring Morgan Freeman, Patricia Wright)

This film takes audiences on a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar. Lemurs arrived in Madagascar as castaways millions of years ago and evolved into hundreds of diverse species but are now highly endangered.

Flight of the Butterflies: An IMAX 3D Experience (Family/Documentary, G, starring Gordon Pinsent, Patricia Phillips, Shaun Benson, Stephanie Sigman, Megan Follows)

The iconic monarch butterfly is a true marvel of nature. Follow the monarchs' perilous and extraordinary journey and join hundreds of millions of real butterflies in the remote mountain peaks of Mexico.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier 3D (Action/Adventure, PG-13, starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Cobie Smulders)

When a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, becomes embroiled in a web of intrigue that threatens to put the world at risk.

And in case you missed it, check out this movie that was released in early April:

The Railway Man (Drama, R, starring Nicole Kidman, Stellan SkarsgĂ„rd, Colin Firth, Jeremy Irvine, Hiroyuki Sanada)

Decades after World War II, British Army officer Eric Lomax discovers that the Japanese interpreter he holds responsible for much of his treatment as a prisoner of war is still alive and sets out to confront him, and his haunting past. Based on Lomax's best-selling memoir.


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