New Friday

17 MIRACLES — Filmmaker T.C. Christensen tells the story of Levi Savage, a member of the Willie Handcart Company, who sees miracles in the tragedies the pioneers faced. 112 minutes; PG (thematic material involving hardships and suffering)

BEAUTIFUL DARLING — This documentary follows the life of actress Candy Darling, who starred in two Andy Warhol films. 85 minutes; Not rated; (Tower); Loren King, Boston Globe: ★★★

INCENDIES — Twins Jeanne and Simon journey to the land of their ancestry in the Middle East to piece together the questions surrounding their mother's past. 130 minutes; R (strong violence and language); (Broadway); Roger Moore, The Orlando Sentinel: ★★★

UNCLE BOONMEE WHO CAN RECALL HIS PAST LIVES — A man makes a trek to recall his past lives before he dies. 114 minutes; Not rated; (Broadway); Wesley Morris, Boston Globe: ★★★½

X-MEN: FIRST CLASS — The film tells the story of the beginning of the X-Men saga by following Charles Xavier and Erick Lehnsherr before they became archenemies Professor X and Magneto. 132 minutes; PG-13 (intense sequences of action and violence, some sexual content including brief partial nudity and language); Roger Moore: The Orlando Sentinel: ★★★

Special Screenings

BLUES BROTHERS — Film Buff Night at Brewvies (June 6, 10 p.m.: Brewvies, must be 21 or older)

CASTING A GLANCE — (June 8, 7 p.m.: Utah Museum of Fine Arts)

CAVE OF FORGOTTEN DREAMS 3D — (Century South Salt Lake)

CHILDREN OF HEAVEN — Free screening (June 6, 6:30 p.m.: Orem Library)

GHOST WORLD — Comic Movies You Should See series (June 9, 6:30 p.m.: Salt Lake City Library)

KUNG FU PANDA 2 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

PHILADELPHIA STORY — Senior Movie Afternoons (June 8, 2 p.m.: Salt Lake City Library)

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES 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)

POSITION AMONG STARS — Free screening (June 7, 7 p.m.: Salt Lake City Library)

THE POSTMAN — Free screening (June 3, 6:30 p.m.: Orem Library)

SPIRAL JETTY — (June 8, 7 p.m.: Utah Museum of Fine Arts)

THE SWARM — Science Movie Night (June 8, 6:30 p.m.: Salt Lake City Library)

THOR 3D — (Layton Hills, Ritz, Century South Salt Lake, Century Sandy, Provo Towne Center, Jordan Landing, Cinemark Bountiful, Tinseltown Ogden, Tinseltown Layton, University Mall)

LARGE FORMAT

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

SEA REX 3D: JOURNEY TO A PREHISTORIC WORLD — A large-screen short about extinct deep-sea life forms. Shown in 3-D; 30 minutes; not rated, probable G (nothing offensive) (Thanksgiving Point)

CONTINUING FILMS

13 ASSASSINS — A group of samurai assassins are recruited to bring down an evil lord during Japan's feudal era. 141 minutes; R (sequences of bloody violence, some disturbing images and brief nudity)

ADJUSTMENT BUREAU — A romance thriller about a soon-to-be senator who falls in love with a ballet dancer. Their love becomes complicated when the men of the Adjustment Bureau try to keep them apart. 105 minutes; PG-13 (brief strong language, some sexuality, a violent image); Jeffrey Peterson, for the Deseret News: ★★½

BRIDESMAIDS — From the producers of "Superbad," the film follows a maid of honor (Kristen Wiig) as she leads an odd group of bridesmaids through the various rituals leading up to her best friend's wedding. 125 minutes; R (strong sexuality, language throughout); Christy Lemire, AP: ★★★½

CAVE OF FORGOTTEN DREAMS — The documentary follows an expedition into the Chauvet caves in Southern France, home to the oldest known man-made art, created over 30,000 years ago. 95 minutes; G (nothing offensive); Christy Lemire, AP: ★★★

DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: RODRICK RULES — Based on the novel by Jeff Kinney and sequel to the film "Diary of a Wimpy Kid," this is the story of a boy who must navigate is way through the seventh grade while his parents force him to bond with his tormenting older brother. 96 minutes; PG (rude humor, mischief); Blair Howell, for the Deseret News: ★★

THE DOUBLE HOUR — As a new romance begins to flourish, a couple leaves their homes in Turin, Italy, for a vacation in the country where the past comes back and dramatically changes the relationship. 95 minutes; Not rated but probable R; Ty Burr: Boston Globe: ★★½

EVERYTHING MUST GO — Will Ferrell stars as a salesman who loses his job, wife and home when he has an alcoholic relapse. The man holds a yard sale to get back on his feet and start his life over.96 minutes; R (language and some sexual content); Christy Lemire, AP: ★★★

FAST FIVE — A former cop (Paul Walker) teams up with an ex-con (Vin Diesel). The two find themselves in Rio do Janeiro putting together one final race team in order to gain their freedom. 130 minutes; PG-13 (intense sequences of violence and action, sexual content and language); David Germain, AP: ★★½

GNOMEO AND JULIET — This animation retells William Shakespeare's classic, "Romeo and Juliet," as Gnomeo and Juliet find love despite the long-standing feud between garden gnome families. 84 minutes; G; CNS rating: A-I; Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel: ★★½

THE HANGOVER PART II — This sequel follows Phil, Stu, Alan and Doug as they leave their wild Las Vegas bachelor party and travel to Bangkok, Thailand for Stu's wedding. 102 minutes; R (pervasive language, strong sexual content including graphic nudity, drug use and brief violent images); Christy Lemire, AP: ★½

HANNA — A 16-year-old girl journeys across Europe on a mission assigned by her father, who has trained her to be an assassin. 111 minutes; PG-13 (intense sequences of violence and action, some sexual material, language) ; Christy Lemire, Associated Press: ★★★

HOP — The Easter Bunny's teenage son, E.B., leaves the family business to become a drummer in Hollywood. He manipulates a man who hits him with his car into letting him stay at his home.90 minutes; PG (some mild rude humor); Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel: ★

INSIDIOUS — A family fights against evil spirits that have possessed their home and left their son in a coma. 102 minutes; PG-13 (thematic material, violence, terror and frightening images, brief strong language); Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel: ★★★

JANE EYRE — Charlotte Bront?s story of an orphaned governess who must face her past as she discovers her employer's terrible secret. 121 minutes; PG-13 (thematic elements including a nude image and brief violent content); (Broadway); Christy Lemire, Associated Press: ★★★

THE KING'S SPEECH — Based on a true story, the film follows King George VI's (Colin Firth) quest to find his voice after suffering from a debilitating speech impediment all his life. 118 minutes; PG-13 (profanity); Christy Lemire, Associated Press: ★★★½

KUNG FU PANDA 2 — Jack Black returns as the voice of Po the panda, the new kung fu master who must save his friends from an evil villain who plans to take over China and destroy kung fu. 90 minutes; PG (sequences of martial arts action and mild violence); Travis Poppleton, for the Deseret News: ★★★★

LIMITLESS — An action thriller detailing the experience of an unpublished writer who discovers a drug that allows him to use 100 percent of his brain and develop superhuman abilities. 105 minutes; PG-13 (thematic material involving a drug, violence including disturbing images, sexuality and language); Bill Goodykoontz, Gannett: ★★★

MEEK'S CUTOFF — A group traveling along the Oregon Trail in 1845 become lost when their guide leads them on an unmarked path. Faced with hunger and thirst, the group must choose to trust their misguided leader or a seemingly mysterious Native American. 104 minutes; PG (some mild violent content, brief language and smoking); Christy Lemire, AP: ★★★½

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES — The fourth movie in the "Pirates of the Caribbean" series follows Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) and Barbossa as they journey to find the fountain of youth. They meet up with Blackbeard and his beautiful daughter, and Sparrow must determine whether he is in love or just being conned. 145 minutes; PG-13(intense sequences of action/adventure violence, some frightening images and some sensuality/innuendo); Trent Toone, Deseret News: ★★★

PRIEST — A priest breaks his vows to search for his niece before the band of vampires who kidnapped her turn her into one of their own. 87 minutes; PG-13 (intense sequences of violence and action, disturbing images and brief strong language); Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel: ★1/2

RIO — Blu, a domesticated macaw, leaves his home in Minnesota for Rio de Janeiro to meet Jewel, a female macaw of his same species. They go on an unforgettable journey together, putting aside their differences to learn about love, friendship and life.96 minutes; G (nothing offensive); Christy Lemire, Associated Press: ★★★

SOMETHING BORROWED — Rachel, the always loyal friend, finds herself in a complicated situation when she falls in love with her best friend's fiancé. 123 minutes; PG-13 (sexual content including dialogue, and some drug material); Sharon Haddock, for the Deseret News: ★★

Comment on this story

SOUL SURFER — Based on a true story, the film follows a young surfer who returns to the sport she loves after loosing her arm in a shark attack. 106 minutes; PG (intense accident sequence and some thematic material); Stephanie Moreton, Deseret News: ★★★

SOURCE CODE — A soldier becomes part of a government experiment called the Source Code that allows him to enter into another man's body for the last 8 minutes of his life. It is his job to repeatedly relive those minutes and discover a bomber on a Chicago commuter train. 93 minutes; PG-13 (some violence including disturbing images, language); Christy Lemire, Associated Press: ★★½

THOR — A powerful warrior is banished from his native Asgard after recklessly reigniting an ancient war. Forced to live among humans, Thor must protect Earth from evil forces. 114 minutes; PG-13 (sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence); Travis Poppleton, for the Deseret News: ★★★★

WATER FOR ELEPHANTS — A veterinary student falls in love with a star performer when he abandons his studies to join a traveling circus. Their love blossoms as they care for a stubborn elephant but is threatened by the performer's dangerous, circus ringmaster husband. 122 minutes; PG-13 (moments of intense violence and sexual content); Michael Phillips, Chicago Tribune: ★★★