Movie reviews and showtimes

Published: Friday, January 31, 2003 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, January 30, 2003 at 10:40 p.m.

Biker Boyz

PG-13 / action White-collar workers by day take to their motorcycles to race at night. Starring Laurence Fishburne, Derek Luke, Tyson Beckford, Lisa Bonet, Kadeem Hardison.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 12:20, 3:30, 7, 9:40 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 12:30 a.m.

Final Destination 2

R / horror Sequel to the 2000 film about a young man who can see deaths before they happen. Starring Ali Larter, A.J. Cook, Andrew Downing, Michael Landes, T.C. Carson.
Gator Cinemas Oaks 4 West: Today-Sunday at 1:15, 4:15, 7:15, 9:45 p.m.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 12:15, 1:15, 2:20, 3:15, 4:20, 5:15, 6:30, 7:20, 8:35, 9:20, 10:35 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 11:20 p.m.

The Recruit

PG-13 / thriller CIA recruits learn to trust no one when they're put through training at a secret training ground called the Farm. With Al Pacino, Colin Farrell, Bridget Moynahan.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 1, 4:20, 7:15, 10 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 12:30 a.m.

Standing in the Shadows of Motown

PG / musical documentary A look at the house band known at the Funk Brothers, who backed the greats of Motown from Marvin Gaye to Stevie Wonder.
Hippodrome Cinema: Today at 7, 9:15 p.m.; Saturday at 4:30, 7, 9:15 p.m.; Sunday at 2:30, 6, 8:30 p.m.

About Schmidt

R / drama Jack Nicholson plays an Omaha actuary who well knows when people are likely to die, but not what they should do with themselves while they're alive. Also starring Dermot Mulroney, Hope Davis, Kathy Bates.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 1:30, 4:30, 7:15, 9:45 p.m.


R / dramedy Twin brothers, one talented but insecure and the other who's not a gifted writer but able to sell his movie script, try to succeed in Hollywood and in life. Starring Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, John Cusack.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 12, 2:20, 4:40, 7, 9:20 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 11:40 p.m.

Antwone Fisher

PG-13 / drama Based on the true story about a sailor, prone to violent outbursts, and his psychiatrist who uncovers his patient's horrific childhood. Starring Derek Luke, Denzel Washington, Joy Bryant, Salli Richardson, Stephen Snedden.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 1, 4:05, 6:50, 9:55 p.m.

Catch Me If You Can

PG-13 / action An FBI agent pursues a master con man and forger in this film based on the autobiography of Frank Abagnale Jr. With Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Jennifer Garner, Martin Sheen, Christopher Walken.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 12, 1:55, 2:50, 4:45, 5:40, 7:35, 8:30, 10:25 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 11:20 p.m.


PG-13 / musical drama The film version of the Broadway hit about a 1920s chorus girl who, through the efforts of a media-savvy attorney, gains fame for her unfaithful lover's murder. Starring Renee Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Richard Gere.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 12:05, 2:50, 5:15, 7:20, 8, 10, 10:30 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 12:20 a.m.

Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

R / drama George Clooney directs and appears in this story of Chuck Barris, the game show guru. Also starring Sam Rockwell, Julia Roberts, Drew Barrymore.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 11:55 a.m., 12:45, 2:15, 3:05, 4:35, 5:25, 6:55, 7:55, 9:15, 10:20 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 11:35 p.m.

Darkness Falls

PG-13 / horror An evil "tooth fairy" wreaks havoc in a small town. Starring Chaney Kley, Emma Caulfield.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 12:25, 2:55, 5:30, 7:05, 7:55, 9:45, 10:20 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 12 a.m.
Florida Twin Theatre (Starke): Today-Saturday at 7:05 p.m.; Sunday at 5:05 p.m.
Gator Cinemas Oaks 4 West: Today-Sunday at 1:15, 4:15, 7:15, 9:30 p.m.

Die Another Day

PG-13 / thriller Secret agent 007 is out to stop a traitor and a plot to take over the planet. Starring Pierce Brosnan, Halle Berry, Judi Dench, John Cleese, Rosamund Pike.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 7:40, 10:20 p.m.


PG-13 / dramedy A talented drummer from Harlem enrolls in a Southern university and takes on the world of show-style marching bands. With Orlando Jones, Nick Cannon, Zoe Saldana, Candace Carey, Jason Weaver.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 1:45, 4:15, 6:45, 9:15 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 11:40 p.m.

Gangs of New York

R / drama Set in 19th-century New York, a young man seeks vengeance against the gang lord who killed his father. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Cameron Diaz, Daniel Day-Lewis, Liam Neeson, Henry Thomas.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 12:05, 12:45, 3:15, 4:10, 6:35, 7:35, 9:50 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 11 p.m.

A Guy Thing

PG-13 / comedy After a wild bachelor party, a man finds his fiancee's beautiful cousin in his bed and assumes the worst. Starring Jason Lee, Julia Stiles, Selma Blair.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 12:10, 2:45, 5:05, 7:25, 10:05 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 12:25 a.m.

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

PG / adventure The young wizard returns for his second year at Hogwarts, where an evil force is terrorizing the students. Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Kenneth Branagh, John Cleese, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 11:45 a.m., 3 p.m.

The Hours

PG-13 / drama Story about a day in the life of three women, all connected to the Virginia Woolf classic "Mrs. Dalloway." Starring Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore.
Butler Plaza: Today and Sunday at 11:50 a.m., 2:20, 5, 7:50, 10:25 p.m.; Saturday at 11:50 a.m., 2:20, 5 p.m.

Just Married

PG-13 / comedy Two newlyweds, one a traffic reporter and the other a writer from a wealthy family, suffer a hellish honeymoon that rocks their marriage. Starring Ashton Kutcher, Brittany Murphy.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 12:40, 3:05, 5:20, 7:55, 10:15 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 12:20 a.m.
Gator Cinemas Oaks 4 West: Today-Sunday at 9:30 p.m.

Kangaroo Jack

PG / comedy Two friends chase a wily kangaroo, wearing a red jacket containing a fortune in mob money, through the Australian Outback. With Jerry O'Connell, Anthony Anderson.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 12, 2:30, 4:50, 7:05, 9:30 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 12 a.m.
Florida Twin Theatre (Starke): Today at 7, 9 p.m.; Saturday at 5, 7, 9 p.m.; Sunday at 5, 7 p.m.
Gator Cinemas Oaks 4 West: Today-Sunday at 1, 4, 7 p.m.

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

PG-13 / fantasy Second installment in the J.R.R. Tolkien trilogy about a brave hobbit who sets out to destroy the heart of an evil overlord's power - a simple, golden ring. With Elijah Wood, Sean Astin, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen, Christopher Lee.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 12, 12:45, 3:40, 4:30, 8:15 p.m.
Gator Cinemas Oaks 4 West: Today-Sunday at 1, 4:45, 8:30 p.m.

My Big Fat Greek Wedding

PG / romantic comedy A woman tries to make things work between her very traditional family and her definitely-not- Greek fiance. With Nia Vardalos, Gia Carides, John Corbett, Joey Fatone, Ian Gomez.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 12:15, 2:30, 4:45, 7:30, 9:55 p.m.
Priest Theatre (High Springs): Today-Saturday at 8 p.m.


R / thriller The death of a cop leads an undercover officer back into the underworld he left behind. Starring Jason Patric, Ray Liotta, Busta Rhymes, Chi McBride, Richard Chevolleau.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 12:25, 2:35, 4:40, 6:55, 9:05 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 11:15 p.m.

National Security

PG-13 / action comedy Two men try to break up a smuggling operation but may kill each other in the process. With Martin Lawrence, Steve Zahn, Eric Roberts.
Florida Twin Theatre (Starke): Today at 9:05 p.m.; Saturday at 5:05, 9:05 p.m.; Sunday at 7:05 p.m.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 12:10, 1:10, 2:10, 3:10, 4:10, 5:10, 6:30, 7:30, 8:25, 9:30, 10:30 p.m. Plus today-Saturday at 11:30 p.m.

The Pianist

R / drama Adaptation of the biography of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew, composer and pianist, and his survival during World War II.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 4, 9:50 p.m.

Rabbit-Proof Fence

PG / drama Set in 1931 Australia, after being abducted from their homes by the government to be trained as domestic staff for a white family, three Aboriginal girls escape from their captors and begin the long walk home across the Outback.
Butler Plaza: Today-Sunday at 12:30, 7:20 p.m.

Requiem for a Dream

R / drama The lives of four addicts living in Brooklyn are chronicled.
Reitz Union Cinema: Saturday-Sunday at 8, 10:30 p.m.

Two Weeks Notice

PG-13 / romantic comedy Romance blossoms between a neurotic attorney and her wealthy client who can't make a move without her. Starring Sandra Bullock, Hugh Grant, Alicia Witt, Mark Feuerstein, Robert Klein.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 12:05, 2:10, 4:15, 6:25, 8:30, 10:35 p.m.

The Wild Thornberrys Movie

PG / animated adventure Based on the Nickelodeon series about a girl who can talk to animals and sets out to save a cheetah cub. With the voices of Lynn Redgrave, Marisa Tomei, Brenda Blethyn, Alfre Woodard.
Royal Park: Today-Sunday at 1:10, 3:20, 5:20 p.m.

The Trials of Henry Kissinger

NR / alternative film Documentary looks at allegations that Henry Kissinger is a war criminal, based on his role in countries such as Cambodia, Chile and Indonesia. Part of a documentary series.
Hippodrome Cinema: Monday at 7, 9 p.m.

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