Movies Released May 4, 2012

The Avengers

Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Renner

The Avengers will bring together the super hero team of Marvel Comics characters for the first time ever, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, T… more

The Avengers will bring together the super hero team of Marvel Comics characters for the first time ever, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Hulk and more, as they are forced to band together to battle the biggest foe they’ve ever faced.

155 mins

Shot-In-3D

Nationwide ; 4,349 theaters

Info Shot-In-3D   |  Nationwide Release |   155 mins
5 / 5

The Perfect Family

Kathleen Turner, Emily Deschanel, Jason Ritter, Richard Chamberlain

Suburban supermom Eileen Cleary (Kathleen Turner) has been nominated for the coveted Catholic Woman of the Year Award at her local parish, and only on… more

Suburban supermom Eileen Cleary (Kathleen Turner) has been nominated for the coveted Catholic Woman of the Year Award at her local parish, and only one final test remains—introducing her family to the board for the seal of approval. Now, as she finally faces the reality of the nonconformist family she’s been glossing over for years, her meddling reaches hilarious new heights in this dysfunctional family comedy.

Satire

New York / Los Angeles ; 5 theaters

Info Satire   |  New York / Los Angeles Release
2 / 5

Mother's Day

Deborah Ann Woll, Jaime King, Alexa Vega, Matt O'Leary

Three brothers on the run from the law head for home, only to discover that their mother lost the house in a foreclosure. Mother ingeniously orchestra… more

Three brothers on the run from the law head for home, only to discover that their mother lost the house in a foreclosure. Mother ingeniously orchestrates her sons' escape, teaching the house's new owners and their guests a few lessons along the way.

Remake

Limited

Info Remake   |  Limited Release
4 / 5

LOL

Miley Cyrus, Demi Moore, Douglas Booth, Ashley Greene

The story centers on a teenage girl (Miley Cyrus) who is dumped by her more sexually experienced boyfriend (George Finn) while her divorcee mother (De… more

The story centers on a teenage girl (Miley Cyrus) who is dumped by her more sexually experienced boyfriend (George Finn) while her divorcee mother (Demi Moore) struggles to move on with her life. Ashley Greene will play a high school bad girl, and Thomas Jane will be Cyrus' father.

97 mins

Remake

Limited

Info Remake   |  Limited Release |   97 mins
3 / 5

A Little Bit of Heaven

Kate Hudson, Lucy Punch, Gael García Bernal, Kathy Bates

Kate Hudson plays a woman who learns she has been stricken with cancer before meeting a new guy (Gael Garcia Bernal). Lucy Punch will play the woman's… more

Kate Hudson plays a woman who learns she has been stricken with cancer before meeting a new guy (Gael Garcia Bernal). Lucy Punch will play the woman's best friend and advertising agency co-worker.

Romance

Limited ; 11 theaters

Info Romance   |  Limited Release
4 / 5

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Julie Christie, Judi Dench, Tom Wilkinson, Peter O'Toole

Follows a group of British retirees who decide to "outsource" their retirement to less expensive and seemingly exotic India. Enticed by advertisements… more

Follows a group of British retirees who decide to "outsource" their retirement to less expensive and seemingly exotic India. Enticed by advertisements for the newly restored Marigold Hotel and bolstered with visions of a life of leisure, they arrive to find the palace a shell of its former self. Though the new environment is less luxurious than imagined, they are forever transformed by their shared experiences, discovering that life and love can begin again when you let go of the past.

Adaptation

Limited ; 27 theaters

Info Adaptation   |  Limited Release
4 / 5
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Death of a Superhero

Andy Serkis, Michael McElhatton, Sharon Horgan, Thomas Sangster

A teenage comicbook artist suffering from leukemia finds escape from the harsh realities of life in his illustrated adventures, in which the indestruc… more

A teenage comicbook artist suffering from leukemia finds escape from the harsh realities of life in his illustrated adventures, in which the indestructible Miracle Man fights a never-ending battle against his arch-nemesis, the mad scientist known as the Glove.

97 mins

Teen

New York ; 1 theater

Info Teen   |  New York Release |   97 mins
3 / 5

Meeting Evil

Samuel L. Jackson, Luke Wilson, Leslie Bibb, Peyton List

When John Fleton, a depressed suburban family man and recently fired realtor, offers to help a stranger, Richie, with his car, John is sucked into a s… more

When John Fleton, a depressed suburban family man and recently fired realtor, offers to help a stranger, Richie, with his car, John is sucked into a surreal, nightmarish murder spree that forces him to question everything about his life, his mode of behavior, and the very nature of evil...

Thriller

Limited

Info Thriller   |  Limited Release
4 / 5

First Position

For the young dancers at the Youth America Grand Prix, one of the world's most prestigious ballet competitions, lifelong dreams are at stake. With hun… more

For the young dancers at the Youth America Grand Prix, one of the world's most prestigious ballet competitions, lifelong dreams are at stake. With hundreds competing for a handful of elite scholarships and contracts, practice and discipline are paramount, and nothing short of perfection is expected. Bess Kargman's documentary, First Position, follows six young dancers as they prepare for a chance to enter the world of professional ballet, struggling through bloodied feet, near exhaustion and debilitating injuries all while navigating the drama of adolescence.

90 mins

Documentary

New York / Los Angeles ; 5 theaters

Info Documentary   |  New York / Los Angeles Release |   90 mins
4 / 5

Last Call At The Oasis

A documentary about Earth's most valuable resource, water.

Documentary

Limited

Info Documentary   |  Limited Release
4 / 5