The Wire’s Weekend Movie Round Up

January 14, 2011 |  by  |  Entertainment
(2 votes, average: 4.50 out of 5)

It’s officially award season! You know what that means, it’s time to catch up on all the flicks you forget to see while they were in the theatre. Social Network is back in the Cineplex, looking to garner a little more Oscar buzz. But if you’ve already seen it, check out these new movies opening this weekend.

Read the reviews from Yahoo! Movies and see which flick should top your list this weekend.

The Dilemma – starring Vince Vaughn, Kevin James, Winona Ryder and Jennifer Connelly

Since college, confirmed bachelor Ronny and happily married Nick have been through thick and thin. Now partners in an auto design firm, the two pals are vying to land a dream project that would launch their company. With Ronny’s girlfriend, Beth, and Nick’s wife, Geneva, by their sides, they’re unbeatable. But Ronny’s world is turned upside down when he inadvertently sees Geneva out with another man and makes it his mission to get answers. As the amateur investigation dissolves his world into comic mayhem, he learns that Nick has a few secrets of his own. Now, with the clock ticking and pressure mounting on the biggest presentation of their careers, Ronny must decide what will happen if he reveals the truth to his best friend.

The Green Hornet

Britt Reid, son and heir to Los Angeles’ largest newspaper fortune, is a rich, spoiled playboy who has been happy to maintain a direction-less existence. When his father James Reid dies, Britt meets an impressive and resourceful company employee, Kato. They realize that they have the resources to do something worthwhile with their lives and finally step out of James Reid’s shadow. Kato builds the ultimate weapon, The Black Beauty, an indestructible car with every weapon imaginable and Britt decides that in order to be heroes, they will pose as villains. With the help of Britt’s new secretary, Lenore Case, they learn that the chief criminal in the city is named Benjamin Chudnofsky. He has united all the gangs under his power, and he quickly sees that the Green Hornet is a direct threat to the prosperous criminal underworld he controls.

Opening in Limited Release, should you be one of the two people who arent going to see The Green Hornet…

Barney's Version

Barney’s Version Paul Giamatti stars as a seeemingly ordinary man who candidly recounts the highs and lows of his extraordinary life.

Hood to Coast

Hood to Coast Documentary follows four unlikely teams on their epic journey to conquer the world’s largest relay race across 197 miles.

Ong Bak 3

Ong Bak 3 Thai action superstar Tony Jaa must face a supernatural enemy in the third installment of the epic martial arts series.

A Somewhat Gentle Man

A Somewhat Gentle Man A recently released convict must decide whether to try to reconcile with his family or take revenge on those who turned him in.


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