On the Big Screen

G.I. Joe: Retaliation

RATING: PG-13 GENRE: Action, Adventure DIRECTOR: Jon M. Chu WRITERS: Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick WHO’S IN IT: Dwayne Johnson, Jonathan Price, D.J. Cotrona, Channing Tatum, Adrianne Palicik, Bruce Willis THE STORY: The G.I. Joes are framed for a crime they didn’t commit. The President of the United States orders them to be destroyed and […]

Oz the Great and Powerful

Oz the Great and Powerful

RATING: PG GENRE: Adventure, Family, Fantasy DIRECTOR: Sam Raimi WRITERS: Mitchell Kapner (screenplay) and David Lindsay-Abaire (screenplay), L. Frank Baum (novel “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”) WHO’S IN IT: James Franco, Michelle Williams, Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, Zach Braff THE STORY: Oscar Diggs (James Franco), nicknamed Oz, is a small-time circus magician with no ethics. […]

Silver Linings Playbook

RATING: R GENRE: Comedy/Drama/Romance DIRECTOR: David O. Russell WRITERS: David O. Russell (Screenplay), Matthew Quick (Novel) WHO’S IN IT: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro and Jacki Weaver THE STORY: After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano (Bradley Cooper) moves back in with his parents (Robert De Niro, Jacki Weaver) […]

A preview of movies coming to the big screen in 2013

List compiled by Celebration! Cinema Opening Friday, Jan. 4 TEXAS CHAINSAW 3D with Alexandra Daddario, Tanya Raymonde, Scott Eastwood. A young woman travels to Texas to collect an inheritance.  Little does she know, an encounter with a chainsaw-wielding killer is part of the reward. PROMISED LAND with Matt Damon, Frances McDormand, John Krasinski.  A salesman […]

Skyfall

RATING: PG-13 GENRE: Action DIRECTOR: Sam Mendes WRITERS: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, and John Logan WHO’S IN IT:  Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harri THE STORY: James Bond (Daniel Craig in his third go-round as a distinctly 21st century Bond) has to save M (Judi Dench), the head of MI6, from an extremely […]

Twilight Ultimate Saga Marathon winners announced

Twilight Ultimate Saga Marathon winners announced

Win tickets to see the complete Twilight saga

Win tickets to see the complete Twilight saga

Register through Nov. 8 to win the ultimate prize package. Go to http://www.facebook.com/TheLakerCurrent and click on the giveaway tab to enter.