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Will Ferrell (left), as Cam Brady, and Zach Galifianakis, as Marty Huggins, star in the political satire "The Campaign."  PATTI PERRET/WARNER BROS./ASSOCIATED PRESS
PATTI PERRET/WARNER BROS./ASSOCIATED PRESS
Will Ferrell (left), as Cam Brady, and Zach Galifianakis, as Marty Huggins, star in the political satire "The Campaign."

Opened Aug. 8

HOPE SPRINGS (PG-13): A couple attends an intense counseling weekend to decide the fate of their 30-year marriage; Meryl Streep, Tommy Lee Jones, Steve Carell. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

NITRO CIRCUS: THE MOVIE (PG-13): The Nitro Circus crew performs insane stunts for the camera. Exchange

Opening Aug. 10

THE BOURNE LEGACY (PG-13): A fourth installment of the Bourne series sees Jason Bourne on the sidelines and the focus on a fellow estranged assassin (Jeremy Renner). Exchange, Aiken, Evans, Monetta

THE CAMPAIGN (R): Two CEOs pit a blundering congressman against a political newcomer to try to get control of a crucial North Carolina district; Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis. Exchange, Aiken, Evans, Monetta

ONGOING

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN (PG-13): Peter Parker, aka Spider-Man, seeks to understand his parents’ disappearance. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 8/9)

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

BRAVE (PG): Merida turns to a witch for help and is granted an ill-fated wish. Exchange, Evans

THE DARK KNIGHT RISES (PG-13): 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

DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: DOG DAYS (PG): School is out and Greg is ready for summer, when all his plans go wrong. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

THE HUNGER GAMES (PG-13): In a post-apocalyptic future, teenagers compete in a contest of survival. Masters

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

KATY PERRY: PART OF ME (PG): Filmmakers follow singer Katy Perry during her California Dreams tour. Masters (opens 8/10)

MADAGASCAR 3: EUROPE’S MOST WANTED (PG): The animals wind up in a traveling circus. Exchange (ends 8/9)

MAGIC MIKE (R): A male stripper instructs a newcomer. Exchange, Evans (ends 8/9 both)

MEN IN BLACK 3 (PG-13): Agent J travels in time to MIB’s early years in the 1960s to stop an alien from changing history. Masters

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

THE PIRATES! BAND OF MISFITS (PG): A pirate captain dreams of winning Pirate of the Year. Masters

SAVAGES (R): Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against a Mexican drug cartel. Masters (opens 8/10)

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

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

TED (R): A grown man has a live teddy bear as a companion. Exchange, Evans (ends 8/9), Aiken, Monetta

THAT’S MY BOY (R): A father’s poor parenting skills come back to haunt him; Adam Sandler. Masters (opens 8/10)

THINK LIKE A MAN (PG-13): Adaptation of Steve Harvey’s book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. Masters (ends 8/9)

TOTAL RECALL (PG-13): As Euromerica and New Shanghai vie for supremacy, a factory worker suspects he’s a spy, though he is unaware which side of the fight he’s on. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

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

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

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, thebigmo.com


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