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The thrills come fast and furious in this rubber-burning blockbuster which finds veteran race car driver Sylvester Stallone lured out of retirement to team with talented but headstrong rookie Kip Pardue. Intense racing scenes fuel this drama, directed by Renny Harlin ("Cliffhanger") and written by Stallone. Burt Reynolds, Gina Gershon, Til Schweiger, and Robert Sean Leonard also star. 116 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.
Lightning-paced actioner stars Paul Walker as a low-level mobster assigned to dispose of a gun that was used in a crime. Stashing the weapon in his basement, Walker learns that his young son's friend has found it and has used it to shoot his abusive stepfather, a member of the local Russian mafia. When the kid disappears, Walker goes on a frantic search to find the gun, with two crime families and a bunch of crooked cops hot on his trail. Cameron Bright, Vera Farmiga, Ivana Milicevic, and Chazz Palminteri co-star. 122 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.
It seems that age has finally caught up with cantankerous Atlanta Braves baseball scout Gus Lobel (Clint Eastwood)--even if he refuses to admit it. With his eyesight failing, Gus reluctantly accepts some help from his estranged daughter, Mickey (Amy Adams), who accompanies him on the road as he sets out on one last assignment to draft a batting phenom. Is it too late for father and daughter to reconnect? Justin Timberlake, John Goodman also star in this bittersweet drama. 111 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English DTS HD 5.1 Master Audio, French Dolby Digital 5.1, Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English (SDH), French, Spanish; featurettes.