Night at the Movies

Norman (second from right) is the only one who can see the dead and save his town from a curse in the new movie "Paranorman."

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THE EXPENDABLES 2 (R): The Expendables seek revenge. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

PARANORMAN (PG): A boy who can speak with the dead is the only one who can defend his town against a curse. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

SPARKLE (PG-13): Musical prodigy Sparkle struggles to become a star. Exchange, Evans, Aiken



ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER (R): The president battles the undead. Masters (opens 8/17)

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN (PG-13): Reboot of Spider-Man franchise. Exchange (ends 8/16), Evans

BATTLESHIP (PG-13): Masters (ends 8/16)

THE BOURNE LEGACY (PG-13): An estranged assassin is on the run. Exchange, Aiken, Evans, Monetta

BRAVE (PG): Merida is granted an ill-fated wish. Exchange, Evans

THE CAMPAIGN (R): A blundering congressman is pitted against a political newcomer. Exchange, Aiken, Evans, Monetta

THE DARK KNIGHT RISES (PG-13): Bane forces Batman to resurface. Exchange, IMAX, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: DOG DAYS (PG): Greg is ready for summer. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 8/16)

HOPE SPRINGS (PG-13): A couple decides the fate of their 30-year marriage. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

THE HUNGER GAMES (PG-13): Teens compete in contest of survival. Masters

ICE AGE: CONTINENTAL DRIFT (PG): Scrat’s pursuit of an acorn changes the world. Exchange, Evans, Aiken,

KATY PERRY: PART OF ME (PG): Masters (ends 8/16)

MADAGASCAR 3: EUROPE’S MOST WANTED (PG): The animals wind up in a traveling circus. Masters (opens 8/17)

MEN IN BLACK 3 (PG-13): Agent J travels in time to stop an alien. Masters

NITRO CIRCUS: THE MOVIE (PG-13): Exchange (ends 8/16)

THE ODD LIFE OF TIMOTHY GREEN (PG): A couple wants to start a family, then young Timothy shows up. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

PEOPLE LIKE US (PG-13): Fast-talking salesman discovers a 30-year-old sister. Masters (ends 8/16)

THE PIRATES! BAND OF MISFITS (PG): Masters (ends 8/16)

SAVAGES (R): Pot growers face off against a Mexican drug cartel. Masters

SNOW WHITE & THE HUNTSMAN (PG-13): The Huntsman becomes Snow White’s protector. Masters

STEP UP REVOLUTION (PG-13): Exchange, Evans (ends 8/16 at both)

TED (R): A grown man has a live teddy bear as a companion. Exchange, Monetta

THAT’S MY BOY (R): A father’s poor parenting skills come back to haunt him. Masters

TOTAL RECALL (PG-13): A factory worker suspects he’s a spy. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 8/16), Monetta

TYLER PERRY’S MADEA’S WITNESS PROTECTION (PG-13): Madea takes in family members in the Witness Protection Program. Exchange, Evans (ends 8/16)

THE WATCH (R): Four guys discover that their town has become overrun with aliens. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 8/16 at all)

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,