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Capsule reviews of movies playing in Utah

Published: Thursday, Feb. 9 2012 4:51 p.m. MST

Nannerl Mozart (Marie F?et) in "Mozart's Sister."

Sylvain Bonniol, Sylvain Bonniol

JOURNEY 2: THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND — In this sequel to "Journey to the Center of the Earth," a young man and his stepfather embark on a quest to find a mysterious island and rescue its lone inhabitant. 94 minutes; PG (some adventure action, and brief mild language); David Germain, AP: ★1/2

READY TO FLY — This film tells the true story of Lindsey Van and her women's ski jumping family through their 15-year fight to achieve gender equality in the Olympic Winter Games. 106 minutes; Not rated; not screened for critics

SAFE HOUSE — A rookie operative finds himself on the run with a renegade CIA agent when a safe house is attached by mercenaries. 115 minutes; R (strong violence throughout and some language); Roger Moore, MCT: ★★★

THE VOW — A newlywed couple recovers from a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. Waking up with severe memory loss, her husband endeavors to win her heart again. 104 minutes; PG-13 (an accident scene, sexual content, partial nudity and some language)

Re-releases

STAR WARS: EPISODE I –THE PHANTOM MENACE — Two Jedi knights discover Anakin Skywalker's potential in the force. 136 minutes; PG (sci-fi action/violence)

Special Screenings

2012 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS — Animated and live action (Feb. 10-16, times vary: Tower)

THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN 3D — (Ritz)

ANOTHER EARTH — Science movie night (Feb. 14, 6:30 p.m.: Salt Lake City Library)

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST 3D — (Jordan Landing, Junction)

BOB LE FLAMBEUR — 1956 French film (Tower)

CLOSELY WATCHED TRAINS — Czech New Wave Cinema (Feb. 15, 7 p.m.: Wildcat Theater, Weber State University, Ogden)

THE CRUCIBLE — Free screening (Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m.: The Grand Theatre)

ELLA CINDERS — Silent film (Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m.: The Organ Loft)

FAST RUNNER — Anthropology film series (Feb. 15, 5:30 p.m.: Utah Museum of Fine Arts)

HAROLD AND MAUDE — Film Buff Night at Brewvies (Feb. 13, 10 p.m.: Brewvies, must be 21 or older)

HUGO 3D — (Ritz, Century South Salt Lake, Cinemark Bountiful)

I AM SECRETLY AN IMPORTANT MAN — Free screening (Feb. 10, 7 p.m.: Utah Museum of Contemporary Art)

JOURNEY 2: THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND 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, Cinemark Draper, Cinemark Farmington, Gateway, Jordan Commons, District, Thanksgiving Point, Legacy Crossing)

PRINCESS O'ROURKE — BYU Motion Picture Archive Film Series (Feb. 10, 7 p.m.: Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo)

STAR WARS: EPISODE I –THE PHANTOM MENACE 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, Cinemark Draper, Cinemark Farmington, Gateway, Jordan Commons, District, Thanksgiving Point, Legacy Crossing)

UNDERWORLD: AWAKENING 3D — (Carmike 12, Ritz, Jordan Landing, Gateway, Junction, Jordan Commons, District, Legacy Crossing)

WEST SIDE STORY — Valentine's Day screening (Feb. 14, 7 p.m.: Peery's Egyptian Theater, Ogden)

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