Title Director Cast Synopsis What we said MPAA rating Running time
300 Zack Snyder Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, Dominic West, Rodrigo Santoro, Vincent Regan, David Wenham, Andrew Tiernan Fifth century warriors led by King Leonidas defend Sparta from Persian invaders. Frank Miller's graphic novel becomes a thrilling testosterone epic. The St. Petersburg Times gave the movie an A. R; graphic battle sequences throughout, some sexuality and nudity. 117 min.
Firehouse Dog Todd Holland Josh Hutcherson, Bruce Greenwood, Bree Turner, Dash Mihok, Steven Culp A canine movie star is lost then found by a boy and his fire chief father. The Times did not review the movie. PG; sequences of action peril, some mild crude humor and language. 111 min.
Hot Fuzz Edgar Wright Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Jim Broadbent, Paddy Considine, Steve Coogan, Timothy Dalton, Martin Freeman, Paul Freeman, Bill Nighy, Lucy Punch, Anne Reid, Billie Whitelaw, Stuart Wilson, Edward Woodward A London super cop gets transferred to a not-so-sleepy countryside burg. The creators of Shaun of the Dead score again with a spot-on spoof of action movies. The Times gave the movie a B+. R; violent content including some graphic images, and language. 121 min.
Lonely Hearts Todd Robinson John Travolta, James Gandolfini, Jared Leto, Salma Hayek, Scott Caan, Alice Krige, Laura Dern True story about serial killers on the lam, based on the murder rampage of Martha Beck and Raymond Fernandez during the late 1940s and Detective Elmer C. Robinson's participation in their capture, incarceration and subsequent executions. The Times did not review the movie. R; strong violence and sexual content, nudity and language. 108 min.
Pathfinder Marcus Nispel Karl Urban, Moon Bloodgood, Russell Means, Clancy Brown, Jay Tavare, Nathaniel Arcand, Ralf Moeller Vikings slaughter American Indians then face vengeance from the child left behind when he grows up Indian. The Times did not review the movie. R; strong brutal violence throughout. 88 min.