CIRQUE DU SOLEIL: WORLDS AWAY (PG-13): A sliver of a plot -- something involving alternate universes -- is merely an excuse to see the jaw-dropping circus troupe on the big screen. Iin 3-D, even.
JACK REACHER (PG-13): Christopher McQuarrie ("The Way of the Gun") directs Tom Cruise as a homicide investigator involving a military-trained sniper. There will be conspiracies. And car chases.
THIS IS 40 (R): Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann reprise their bickering couple from "Knocked Up" for director Judd Apatow's comic exploration of middle-age, parenthood and marriage.