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Producer/Director Michael Bay, left, and Mark Wahlberg (as Daniel Lugo) on the set of "Pain & Gain" Paramount Pictures/MCT

Producer/Director Michael Bay, left, and Mark Wahlberg (as Daniel Lugo) on the set of "Pain & Gain" Paramount Pictures/MCT Purchase photo reprints »

42: The life story of Jackie Robinson (Chadwick Boseman) and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey (Harrison Ford). Also stars Nicole Beharie, Christopher Meloni, and T.R. Knight. Rated PG-13.

ADMISSION: A Princeton admissions officer (Tina Fey), who is up for a major promotion, takes a professional risk after she meets a college-bound alternative school kid who just might be the son she gave up years ago in a secret adoption. Also stars Paul Rudd, Nat Wolff, Michael Sheen, Lily Tomlin. Rated PG-13.

CAESAR MUST DIE: Inmates at a high-security prison in Rome prepare for a public performance of Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar.” Stars Cosimo Rega, Salvatore Striano, Giovanni Arcuri. Not rated.

THE COMPANY YOU KEEP: A former Weather Underground activist (Robert Redford) goes on the run from a journalist who has discovered his identity. Also stars Nick Nolte, Stanley Tucci, Shia LaBeouf, Susan Sarandon, Anna Kendrick. Rated R.

THE CROODS: The world’s first prehistoric family goes on a road trip to an uncharted and fantastical world. Featuring the voices of Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds, Emma Stone. Rated PG.

EVIL DEAD: Five friends head to a remote cabin, where the discovery of a Book of the Dead leads them to unwittingly summon up demons living in the nearby woods. The evil presence possesses them until only one is left to fight for survival. Stars Jane Levy, Shiloh Fernandez, and Jessica Lucas. Rated R.

G.I. JOE: RETALIATION: The G.I. Joes are not only fighting their mortal enemy, Cobra, they are forced to contend with threats from within the government that jeopardize their existence. Stars Dwayne Johnson, D.J. Cotrona, Channing Tatum. Rated PG-13.

THE HOST: When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, Melanie (Saoirse Ronan) risks everything to protect the people she cares most about. Also stars Max Irons, Jake Abel. Rated PG-13.

MUD: Two teenage boys (Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland) encounter a fugitive (Matthew McConaughey) and form a pact to help him evade the bounty hunters on his trail and to reunite him with his true love. Also stars Reese Witherspoon, Sam Shepard. Rated PG-13.

OBLIVION: A veteran (Tom Cruise) assigned to extract Earth’s remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself. Also stars Morgan Freeman, Olga Kurylenko. Rated PG-13.

OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN: Disgraced former presidential guard Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) finds himself trapped inside the White House in the wake of a terrorist attack. Also stars Aaron Eckhart, Dylan McDermott, Morgan Freeman, Angela Bassett. Rated R.

OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL: A small-time magician with dubious ethics arrives in a magical land and must decide if he will be a good man or a great one. Stars James Franco, Mila Kunis, Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz. Rated PG.

PAIN & GAIN: A trio of bodybuilders in Florida get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong. Stars Rebel Wilson, Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson. Rated R.

THE PLACE BEYOND THE PINES: A motorcycle stunt rider turns to robbing banks as a way to provide for his lover and their newborn child, a decision that puts him on a collision course with an ambitious rookie cop navigating a department ruled by a corrupt detective. Star Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, an Eva Mendes. Rated R.

NO: When Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet calls for a referendum on his presidency in 1988, opposition leaders persuade a brash young advertising executive, Rene Saavedra (Gael Garcia Bernal), to spearhead their campaign. With scant resources and constant scrutiny by the despot’s watchmen, Saavedra and his team devise an audacious plan to win the election and free their country from oppression. Directed by Pablo Larraín. Rated R.

THE SAPPHIRES: It’s 1968, and four young, talented Australian Aboriginal girls learn about love, friendship and war when their all girl group, The Sapphires, entertains U.S. troops in Vietnam. Stars Chris O’Dowd, Deborah Mailman, Jessica Mauboy. Rated PG-13.

SCARY MOVIE 5: A couple begin to experience some unusual activity after bringing their newborn son home from the hospital. With the help of home-surveillance cameras and a team of experts, they learn they’re being stalked by a nefarious demon. Stars Lindsay Lohan, Ashley Tisdale, Charlie Sheen, and Simon Rex. Rated PG-13.

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