Capsule reviews of movies playing in Utah

Published: Thursday, Jan. 5 2012 4:00 p.m. MST

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Daniel Smith


THE DEVIL INSIDE — A daughter seeks to discover whether her mother is mentally ill or demonically possessed. She recruits two exorcists of her own and must face pure evil when they unleash four powerful demons. 87 minutes; R (disturbing violent content and grisly images, language including some sexual references); not reviewed for critics; to be reviewed later

OUTRAGE — Several yakuza clans fight for power and favor in the Japanese underworld. The clans fight through deceitful and dangerous methods in a constant battle of betrayal. 109 minutes; R (violence, language and brief sexuality); (Tower); Calvin Wilson, St. Louis Post-Dispatch: ★★

TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY — A veteran British MI6 agent is rehired during the Cold War to help discover a secret double agent working for the Soviets. 127 minutes; R (violence, some sexuality/nudity and language); By Colin Covert, Star Tribune (Minneapolis): ★★★1/2


THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN 3D — (Layton Hills, Carmike 12, Ritz, Wynnsong, Century South Salt Lake, Century Sandy, Provo Towne Center, Jordan Landing, Cinemark Bountiful, Tinseltown Ogden, Tinseltown Layton, Cinemark Farmington, Gateway, Junction, Jordan Commons, District, Thanksgiving Point, Legacy Crossing)

BOTTLE ROCKET ?— Film Buff Night at Brewvies (Jan. 9, 10 p.m.: Brewvies, must be 21 or older)

BOYS AND MEN HEALING — Free documentary screening (Jan. 10, 7:30 p.m.: Vieve Gore Concert Hall)

DARKEST HOUR 3D — (Layton Hills, Carmike 12, Ritz, Wynnsong)

HUGO 3D — (Layton Hills, Carmike, Ritz, Wynnsong, Century South Salt Lake)

MISS EVERS' BOYS — Free screening (Jan. 10, 7:30 p.m.: The Grand Theatre)

THE PHANTOM CARRIAGE — 1921 Swedish film (Jan. 6, 7:30 p.m.: The Organ Loft)

SINGIN' IN THE RAIN — 1952 film (Jan. 11, 7 p.m.: Peery's Egyptian Theater)



BORN TO BE WILD — A documentary about orphaned orangutans and elephants and the people who seek to rescue and raise them. 40 minutes; G (nothing offensive) (Clark Planetarium)

DINOSAURS ALIVE — American Museum of Natural History paleontologists explore dinosaur history. (Thanksgiving Point)

DINOSAUR PASSAGE TO PANGEA — When two children embark on a geology field trip back in time, they are thrown into a fantastic voyage where they witness incredible geological wonders and learn the mysterious process that created our present-day continents. (Thanksgiving Point)

RESCUE 3D — An inspirational and exciting film about international response to humanitarian crises. (Thanksgiving Point)


THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN — A curious young reporter, Tintin, and his dog take on villains and adventure as they set off to find a sunken ship. 107 minutes; PG (adventure action violence, some drunkenness and brief smoking); Roger Moore, The Orlando Sentinel: ★★★1/2

ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS: CHIP-WRECKED — The Chipmunks and Chipettes accidentally go overboard on a cruise liner and find their way to a remote island. 87 minutes; G (nothing offensive); Shawn O'Neill, for the Deseret News: ★★

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