Recent releases recommended by Times film critic Steve Persall
1 Liar, Liar _ Jim Carrey's most complete performance to date propels the freshest, funniest mainstream comedy since Groundhog Day.2 Private Parts _ Radio shock-jock Howard Stern reveals why he is the way he is, and the results may surprise you.
3 Donnie Brasco _ Al Pacino and Johnny Depp are a dynamic acting team in this mob tale with Florida connections.
4 Marvin's Room _ Quirky tragi-comedy about a dysfunctional family boasts an Oscar-nominated performance by Diane Keaton.
5 The Star Wars Trilogy _ Now you can find all three space epics in local theaters, for maximum Jedi overload.