Capsules of movies playing in Utah

Published: Thursday, Feb. 24 2011 5:09 p.m. MST

"Drive Angry"

Ron Batzdorf

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New Friday

DRIVE ANGRY — A felon (Nicolas Cage) is intent on seeking revenge against the cult who murdered his daughter and kidnapped his granddaughter. 104 minutes; R (strong brutal violence throughout, grisly images, some graphic sexual content, nudity and pervasive language); to be reviewed Saturday

FROM PRADA TO NADA — A romantic comedy that puts a modern twist on Jane Austen's "Sense and Sesibility." 107 minutes; PG-13 (brief drug use and a sexual situation); Mike Hale, New York Times: ★★

HALL PASS — Those "There's Something About Mary" Farrelly Brothers try to get their edge back with "Hall Pass," a rude and seriously crude riff on taking a vacation from marriage. 105 minutes; R (crude and sexual humor throughout, language, some graphic nudity and drug use); Roger Moore, The Orlando Sentinel: ★1/2

OUTSIDE THE LAW — A drama detailing Algeria's battle for independence from France through the stories of three Algerian brothers. 138 minutes; Not rated; (Broadway); Walter Addiego, San Francisco Chronicle: ★★

WASTE LAND — A documentary following the Brooklyn-based, Brazilian-born artist Vik Muniz as he captures portraits of pickers in one of the world's larges landfills, Rio de Janeiro's Jardim Gramacho. 98 minuges; Not rated; (Tower); Steven Rea, Philadelphia Inquirer: ★★★

Special Screenings

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM — Shakespearean film festival (March 3, 7 p.m.: Southern Utah University Smith Center)

AIRBAG — Spanish film festival (March 2, 7 p.m.: Weber State University)

BASKETBALL — Film Buff Night at Brewvies (Feb. 28, 10 p.m.: Brewvies, must be 21 or older)

BORN SWEET — Free screening (March 1, 7 p.m.: Salt Lake City Library)

THE DEFIANT ONES — Free screening (Feb. 25, 6:30 p.m.: Orem Library)

DRIVE ANGRY 3D — (Layton Hills, Carmike 12, Ritz, Wynnsong, Century South Salt Lake, Century Sandy, Cinemark American Fork, Provo Towne Center, Jordan Landing, Tinseltown Ogden, Tinseltown Layton, University Mall, Gateway, Jordan Commons, District, Showstar Cinemas)

GNOMEO AND JULIET 3D — (Layton Hills, Carmike 12, Ritz, Wynnsong, Century South Salt Lake, Cinemark American Fork, Provo Towne Center, Jordan Landing, Tinseltown Layton, Junction, Jordan Commons, District, Thanksgiving Point, Showstar Cinemas)

HANDS UP! — (Feb. 25, 7:30 p.m.: The Organ Loft)

JUSTIN BIEBER: NEVER SAY NEVER 3D — (Layton Hills, Carmike 12, Ritz, Wynnsong, Century South Salt Lake, Century Sandy, Cinemark American Fork, Provo Towne Center, Jordan Landing, Cinemark Bountiful, Tinseltown Ogden, Tinseltown Layton, University Mall, Gateway, Junction, Jordan Commons, District, Thanksgiving Point, Showstar Cinemas)

KILLING IN THE NAME — Free screening (March 1, 7 p.m.: Salt Lake City Library)

LILIES OF THE FIELD — Free screening (Feb. 28, 6:30 p.m.: Orem Library)

ONE THOUSAND PICTURES: RFK'S LAST JOURNEY — Free screening (March 1, 7 p.m.: Salt Lake City Library)

OSCAR SHORTS, ANIMATED — "Day and Night," "The Gruffalo," "Let's Pollute" and more. (Feb. 25-March 3, 3 p.m.: Tower)

OSCAR SHORTS, LIVE ACTION — "The Confession," "The Crush, "God of Love" and more. (Feb. 25-March 3, 4:45 p.m.: Tower)

LARGE FORMAT

HUBBLE 3D — A documentary detailing the experience of seven astronauts as they repair the Hubble space telescope. 45 minutes, G (nothing offensive)

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