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The inventor (Sasha Roiz) of an ingenious device capable of extracting human memories faces an ethical dilemma when funding the project to completion requires allying himself with an investor who intends to make use of the technology as part of the criminal justice system. Once built, the machine is put to use probing the mind of a junkie accused of murder--with the troubled scientist taking the leap inside his head. Sci-fi thriller co-stars Jenny Mollen, Dominic Bogart. 89 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1.
Wanted for questioning after a battle with a mysterious new enemy leaves best friend War Machine dead, Iron Man finds himself on the run from S.H.I.E.L.D. agents Black Widow and Hawkeye. Now, Iron Man must ally himself with the vigilante known as the Punisher as his search for his buddy's killer leads him to a showdown with Technovore, a biotechnological weapon with the power to destroy all life on Earth. Matthew Mercer and Norman Reedus lend their voices to this action-packed anime feature. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Thai; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Thai; featurettes.
Well-received reboot for the Marvel Comics screen franchise casts Andrew Garfield as gifted but troubled teenager Peter Parker, imbued with a spider's abilities in the wake of a laboratory accident. Using his newfound powers to fight crime and probe the long-ago disappearance of his parents, he runs afoul of genetic researcher Curt Connors (Rhys Ifans), whose self-experimentation leads to his becoming the monstrous Lizard. Emma Stone, Denis Leary, Sally Field, Martin Sheen also star. 136 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital 5.1,; Subtitles: English (SDH), Spanish, French.