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Gnomeo & Juliet (g): Two garden gnomes' quest to find a happy ending together. Aiken, Augusta Exchange, Evans


THE EAGLE (PG-13): A young centurion in 140 A.D. attempts to make peace with his father's memory and retrieve the lost Ninth Legion's golden emblem, the Eagle of the Ninth. Augusta Exchange, Evans


127 hours (r): A mountaineer is trapped for five days by a boulder on his arm. Augusta Exchange

BLACK SWAN (R): Two ballerinas become friends and rivals, and one has a dark side. Augusta Exchange

CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER (PG): Lucy, Edmund and Eustace encounter mythical creatures. Augusta Exchange, Masters

THE DILEMMA (PG-13): Friend wrestles with whether to reveal affair. Augusta Exchange

DUE DATE (R): Father-to-be travels cross country with a dubious passenger. Masters

FASTER (R): An ex-con avenges his brother's death. Masters

GREEN HORNET (PG-13): A man and his late dad's assistant fight crime. Augusta Exchange, Aiken

GULLIVER'S TRAVELS (PG): A journalist is the largest inhabitant on an island. Masters

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS (PG-13): Harry and friends seek Voldemort's soul. Masters

THE KING'S SPEECH (R): A therapist helps Prince Albert overcome a speech impediment before he is crowned King George VI. Augusta Exchange, Evans , Aiken

THE MECHANIC (R): Hit man hunts his mentor's murderers. Augusta Exchange, Evans

MEGAMIND (PG): Supervillain tries to find purpose. Masters

NO STRINGS ATTACHED (R): Pals agree to have sex with no commitment. Augusta Exchange, Evans, Aiken

THE RITE (PG-13): A seminarian confronts the dark side of faith in Exorcism School. Augusta Exchange, Evans, Aiken

THE ROOMMATE (R): An emotionally unstable college freshman becomes obsessed with her roommate. Aiken, Augusta Exchange, Evans

SANCTUM (R): Divers must escape from an underwater cave. Aiken, Augusta Exchange, Evans

SECRETARIAT (PG): Story of a Triple-Crown winner. Masters

TANGLED (PG): Disney's Rapunzel. Evans

TRUE GRIT (PG-13): Girl teams up with lawmen to track killer. Augusta Exchange, Evans

UNSTOPPABLE (PG-13): Runaway train story. Masters

YOGI BEAR (PG): Live action/animation about Yogi and Boo-Boo. Evans, Augusta Exchange

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JUST GO WITH IT (PG-13): A plastic surgeon (Adam Sandler, above) enlists his assistant (Jennifer Aniston) to pretend to be his ex-wife in a ruse to woo a schoolteacher. Aiken, Augusta Exchange, Evans \nPARAMOUNT PICTURES/ASSOCIATED PRESS

JUSTIN BIEBER: NEVER SAY NEVER (G): Bieber re-enacts his rise to stardom from his beginnings in Stratford, Ontario. Aiken, Augusta Exchange, Evans



Pop Rocks: Augusta, my Christmas wish list has one thing

My family often accuses me of being a difficult person to Christmas shop for. While it is true that my tastes run toward the particular and tend to lean heavily on easy-to-wrap standards such as books and records, I believe that as I get older, I’m less concerned with the item than the idea. Give me something I believe you have thought about and carefully considered, and I’m happy. The present clearly purchased at the drug store the day before is met with considerably less enthusiasm.

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