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Movies Released April 20, 2012

This Year in Movies - Chimpanzee, The Lucky One, Think Like a Man open in wide release this weekend. In the late April doldrums before the May summer blockbusters, it'll be a challenge for any movie to crack $20 million. After four weeks of The Hunger Games at #1, the best shot of unseating the box office champ comes from the romance based on the Nicholas Sparks novel with Zac Efron. Trading on HSX has The Lucky One opening at around $17 million. Also opening is the ensemble relationship comedy Think Like a Man, which looks to open with around $16 million. If either of those movies meet expectations, that should be enough to land them in the top two slots at the box office, thereby knocking The Hunger Games to third.... Read More
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Think Like a Man poster

Think Like a Man 2,015 theaters

Kevin Hart Taraji Henson Michael Ealy Regina Hall

Based on Steve Harvey’s best-selling book, Think Like a Man follows four interconnected and diverse men whose love lives are shaken up after the ladies they are pursuing ... more

The Lucky One poster

The Lucky One 3,155 theaters

Zac Efron Taylor Schilling Blythe Danner

U.S. Marine Sergeant Logan Thibault (Zac Efron) returns from his third tour of duty in Iraq, with the one thing he credits with keeping him alive—a photograph he found of... more

Chimpanzee poster

Chimpanzee 1,563 theaters

Disneynature takes moviegoers deep into the forests of Africa with Chimpanzee, a new True Life Adventure introducing a baby chimp named Oscar and his entertaining approac... more

Marley poster

Marley 45 theaters

A documentary about legendary reggae star Bob Marley, which has been authorized by Marley's family.

Jesus Henry Christ poster

Jesus Henry Christ Limited

Toni Collette Michael Sheen

Henry James Hermin, a boy conceived in a petri-dish and raised by a loving, left-wing feminist, decides his mother’s love is not enough and begins to follow a trail of Po... more

Moth Diaries poster

Moth Diaries 2 theaters

Lily Cole Scott Speedman Sarah Bolger Sarah Gadon

A teenage girl at a boarding girl suspects her roommate is a vampire.

Downtown Express poster

Downtown Express New York

Set in the world of Russian immigrants living in New York City, Downtown Express uses music to explore the clash of old world values against the lure and excitement of a ... more

Goodbye First Love poster

Goodbye First Love 4 theaters

Fifteen-year-old Camille (Lola Creton) is a serious girl who has fallen in love with the cheerful Sullivan (Sebastian Urzendowsky), an older boy who returns her feelings,... more

Darling Companion poster

Darling Companion Limited

Kevin Kline Diane Keaton Richard Jenkins Elisabeth Moss

In Darling Companion, Beth (Diane Keaton) saves a bedraggled lost dog from the side of the freeway on a wintry day in Denver. Struggling with her distracted, self-involve... more

To The Arctic 3D poster

To The Arctic 3D 50 theaters

Meryl Streep

A journey into the lives of a mother polar bear and her two seven-month- old cubs as they navigate the changing Arctic wilderness they call home.

Fightville poster

Fightville Limited

Takes us to Southern Louisiana, where a group of young athletes, including future MMA powerhouse Dustin Poirier, strive towards personal and professional greatness.


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