Night at the Movies

Jonah Hill (from left), Vince Vaughn, Ben Stiller and Richard Ayoade star in "The Watch."

opening July 27


THE WATCH (R): Four suburban guys form a neighborhood watch group and discover that their town has become overrun with aliens. Exchange, Aiken, Monetta

STEP UP REVOLUTION (PG-13): Emily (2008 Evans High School graduate Kathryn McCormick) goes to Miami to become a professional dancer. Exchange, Aiken



THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN (PG-13): Peter Parker, aka Spider-Man, finds a briefcase that was his father’s and begins a quest to understand the disappearance of his parents. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

BATTLESHIP (PG-13): A small fleet of naval ships fights an alien force. Masters

BRAVE (PG): Merida inadvertently unleashes chaos in the kingdom, and when she turns to a witch for help, she is granted an ill-fated wish. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

THE CABIN IN THE WOODS (R): Friends head to a cabin in the wilderness for fun and get something different. Masters (ends 7/26)

THE DARK KNIGHT RISES (PG-13): The terrorist leader Bane arrives in Gotham City, pushing it and its police force to their limits, forcing Batman to resurface. Exchange, IMAX, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

DARK SHADOWS (PG-13): Barnabas Collins finds his once-grand estate in ruins. Masters

THE DICTATOR (R): A dictator works to keep democracy from the country he so lovingly oppresses. Masters (ends 7/26)

FOR GREATER GLORY (R): In late 1920s Mexico, retired Gen. Gorostieta and his wife watch their country degenerate into violent civil war. Masters

THE HUNGER GAMES (PG-13): In a post-apocalyptic future, teenagers are forced to compete in a televised contest in which only one person survives. Masters (opens 7/27)

ICE AGE: CONTINENTAL DRIFT (PG): Scrat’s pursuit of an infernal acorn has world-changing consequences for Manny, Diego and Sid. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

MADAGASCAR 3: EUROPE’S MOST WANTED (PG): The animals wind up in a traveling circus in Europe. Exchange, Evans (ends 7/26)

MAGIC MIKE (R): A male stripper instructs a newcomer. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 7/26), Monetta

MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS (PG-13): Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Hawkeye and Black Widow team up. Exchange (ends 7/26), Evans (ends 7/26)

MOONRISE KINGDOM: (PG-13): Two 12-year-olds fall in love, make a secret pact and run away into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, the peaceful island community is turned upside down. Exchange

THE PIRATES! BAND OF MISFITS (PG): A pirate captain dreams of besting his rivals in a quest wants to be win the title of Pirate of the Year. Masters

ROCK OF AGES (PG-13): Two young people chase their dreams in the big city. It’s love at first sight, though their romance will face challenges. Masters

SAVAGES (R): Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against the Mexican drug cartel who kidnapped their shared girlfriend. Exchange, Evans

SNOW WHITE & THE HUNTSMAN (PG-13): The Huntsman ordered to kill Snow White becomes her protector. Masters (opens 7/27)

TED (R): A grown man has a live teddy bear (voiced by Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane) as a constant companion. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

THINK LIKE A MAN (PG-13): Adaptation of Steve Harvey’s book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. Masters

TYLER PERRY’S MADEA’S WITNESS PROTECTION (PG-13): Madea takes in family members who are in the Witness Protection Program. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 7/26)

WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU’RE EXPECTING (PG-13): Impending parenthood turns the lives of five couples upside-down. Masters

Evans Stadium Cinemas: 4365 Towne Center Drive, Evans; (706) 869-1269

Masters Value Cinemas: 2824 Washington Road;
(706) 736-4444

Regal Aiken Mall Cinema 8: 300 East Gate Drive, Aiken;
(803) 641-0900

Regal Augusta Exchange 20 & IMAX: 1144 Agerton Lane; (706) 667-6653 or (706) 667-8585

Monetta Drive-In:
5822 Columbia Highway N., Monetta, S.C., (803) 685-7949,