Best picture Oscar nominees "DJango Unchained," "Lincoln," "Life of Pi," and "Zero Dark Thirty" screen at Peachtree 8.
OPENING AT CARMIKE CINEMAS
ADMISSION A Princeton admissions officer who is up for a major promotion takes a professional risk after she meets a college-bound alternative school kid who just might be the son she gave up years ago in a secret adoption. Tina Fey, Paul Rudd, Nat Wolff. PG-13.
THE CROODS The world's very first prehistoric family goes on a road trip to an uncharted and fantastical world. Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds, Emma Stone. PG.
OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN Disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped inside the White House in the wake of a terrorist attack; using his inside knowledge, Banning works with national security to rescue the President from his kidnappers. Gerard Butler, Angela Bassett, Robert Forster. R.
SPRING BREAKERS Four college girls who land in jail after robbing a restaurant in order to fund their spring break vacation find themselves bailed out by a drug and arms dealer who wants them to do some dirty work. Vanessa Hudgens, Selena Gomez, Ashley Benson. R.
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21 & OVER Raunchy comedy about a young man (Miles Teller) celebrating his 21st birthday with his friends during a wild night of debauchery. R.
THE CALL Halle Berry plays a dedicated 911 operator trying to locate and save a kidnapped teen (Abigail Breslin) who calls 911 from the trunk of a car. R.
DEAD MAN DOWN Noomi Rapace reunites with her "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" director Niels Arden Oplev playing a woman who plots revenge by seducing the partner (Colin Farrell) of a mob boss who did her wrong. R.
Escape From Planet Earth In this animated film, a nerdy blue alien endeavors to rescue his brother, a famous astronaut, from the notoriously dangerous planet Earth. With the voices of Brendan Fraser, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jessica Alba and George Lopez. Written by Cal Brunker and Bob Barlen. Directed by Brunker. In 3-D. (1:29) PG.
A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD Bruce Willis, smooth-pated and smirky, is back as John McClane, the wisecracking New York cop, who wings it to Russia to get his estranged son (Jai Courtney) out of a jam, only he doesn't know his son is a CIA spy. R.
THE LAST EXORCISM PART II Ashley Bell returns as a young woman who has a knack for attracting demons and shaky handheld camerawork. R.
THE INCREDIBLE BURT WONDERSTONE Veteran magicians find themselves suddenly less relevant when Mr. New and Edgy upstages them on the Vegas Strip. Steve Carell, Jim Carrey, Alan Arkin, Olivia Wilde, Steve Buscemi, James Gandolfini.
JACK THE GIANT SLAYER This riff on the old Jack and the Beanstalk fable stars Nicholas Hoult ("Warm Bodies") as a young man battling hordes of CGI giants. PG-13.
OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL Sam Raimi directs this special effects-intensive fantasy, based on L. Frank Baum's novel, about a small-time magician (James Franco) who is whisked away to a distant land where he has the power to become a great wizard. PG.
SAFE HAVEN In this Nicholas Sparks adaptation, Julianne Hough stars as a woman who shares a dark secret with a widower (Josh Duhamel). PG-13.
SNITCH Dwayne Johnson stars as a father who goes undercover to expose a drug cartel to save his college-bound son from serving a mandatory 10 years behind bars. PG-13.
IMAX Theatre at Patriot Park, The National Infantry Museum
THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY A curious Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, journeys to the Lonely Mountain with a vigorous group of Dwarves to reclaim a treasure stolen from them by the dragon Smaug. With Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen. 170 minutes. PG-13.
AIR RACERS 3D Fly into Nevada's "Valley of Speed" for a breathtaking exploration of the fastest race in the world combined with spectacular air show entertainment: the legendary Reno National Championship Air Races.
ROCKY MOUNTAIN EXPRESS propels audiences on a steam train journey through the breathtaking vistas of the Canadian Rockies.