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NOVEMBER 2008
Friday
7
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
Animation
Ben Stiller
Chris Rock
David Schwimmer
Paramount (DreamWorks) 4,056
Role Models
Comedy
Paul Rudd
Seann William Scott
Christopher Mintz-Plasse
Universal 2,792
Soul Men
Comedy
Samuel L. Jackson
Bernie Mac
Sharon Leal
MGM (Weinstein) 2,044
The Alphabet Killer
Drama / Thriller
Eliza Dushku
Cary Elwes
Timothy Hutton
Anchor Bay Films 1
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
Drama
Vera Farmiga
Rupert Friend
Miramax 17
Ek Vivah Aisa Bhi
Foreign
- Eros 7
Gardens of the Night
Drama
John Malkovich City Lights Pictures Releasing 1
House (2008)
Horror
- Roadside Attractions 363
JCVD
Action
Jean-Claude Van Damme Peace Arch Entertainment 2
Otto; or, Up with the Dead People
Horror Comedy
- Strand 1
Pray the Devil Back to Hell
Documentary
- Balcony Releasing 1
Repo: The Genetic Opera
Musical
Paris Hilton
Paul Sorvino
Alexa Vega
Lionsgate 8
The Wild Child (re-issue)
Foreign
- The Film Desk 1
The World Unseen
Period Drama
- Regent Releasing 3
Friday
14
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Quantum of Solace
Action
Daniel Craig
Olga Kurylenko
Judi Dench
Sony / Columbia 3,451
The Beautiful Truth
Documentary
- Cinema Libre 1
A Christmas Tale
Foreign
Catherine Deneuve IFC 7
Dostana
Foreign
- Yash Raj 74
The Dukes
Crime Comedy
Chazz Palminteri
Robert Davi
Peter Bogdanovich
CAVU 4
Eden (2008)
Drama
- Liberation Entertainment 1
Faded Memories
Drama
- Rocky Mountain Pictures 1
Familiar Strangers
Comedy / Drama
Shawn Hatosy
DJ Qualls
Nikki Reed
Cavalier Films 2
House of the Sleeping Beauties
Foreign
- First Run 1
How About You
Comedy / Drama
Joss Ackland
Hayley Atwell
Brenda Fricker
Strand 1
Slumdog Millionaire (on Wed.)
Drama
Freida Pinto
Dev Patel
Anil Kapoor
Fox Searchlight 10

SNEAK PREVIEWS
Bolt
Animation
John Travolta
Miley Cyrus
Susie Essman
Buena Vista 840 sneak previews 11/15 evening
Friday
21
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Bolt
Animation
John Travolta
Miley Cyrus
Susie Essman
Buena Vista 3,651
Twilight
Romance
Kristen Stewart
Robert Pattinson
Billy Burke
Summit Entertainment 3,419
The Betrayal
Documentary
- Cinema Guild 1
Harvard Beats Yale 29-29 (on Wed.)
Documentary
- Kino 3
I Can't Think Straight
Comedy
- Regent Releasing 3
Lake City
Drama
Sissy Spacek
Troy Garity
Rebecca Romijn
Screen Media 1
The Polar Express (IMAX re-issue 2008)
IMAX
- Warner Bros. 12
Special
Drama
Michael Rapaport Magnolia 1
Yuvvraaj
Foreign
- Eros 77

EXPANDING
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
Drama
Vera Farmiga
Rupert Friend
Miramax 406
Wednesday
26
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Australia
Period Adventure
Nicole Kidman
Hugh Jackman
David Wenham
Fox 2,642
Four Christmases
Comedy
Reese Witherspoon
Vince Vaughn
Robert Duvall
Warner Bros. (New Line) 3,310
Transporter 3
Action
Jason Statham Lionsgate 2,626
Milk
Drama
Sean Penn
Emile Hirsch
Josh Brolin
Focus Features 36
Oye Lucky, Lucky Oye
Foreign
- UTV Communications 45
Rome & Jewel (on Fri.)
Drama
- Emerging Pictures 1
The Secrets
Foreign
Fanny Ardant Monterey Media, Inc. 7
DECEMBER 2008
Friday
5
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Cadillac Records
Music Drama
Emmanuelle Chriqui
Adrien Brody
Gabrielle Union
Sony / Columbia 687
Nobel Son
Crime Thriller
Alan Rickman
Bryan Greenberg
Eliza Dushku
Freestyle Releasing 893
Punisher: War Zone
Action
Ray Stevenson
Julie Benz
Dominic West
Lionsgate 2,508
The Black Balloon
Drama
Rhys Wakefield
Toni Collette
NeoClassics Films 8
Ciao
Drama
- Regent Releasing 1
Don Carlo at La Scala
Concert
- Emerging Pictures 5
Extreme Movie
Comedy
Michael Cera
Ryan Pinkston
Frankie Muniz
Weinstein / Dimension 3
Frost/Nixon
Historical Drama
Sam Rockwell
Kevin Bacon
Rebecca Hall
Universal 3
A Good Day to Be Black and Sexy
Comedy / Drama
- Magnolia 1
Hunger (2008)
Drama
Michael Fassbender IFC 1 LA (One-week Academy run)

EXPANDING
Local Color
Drama
Armin Mueller-Stahl
Trevor Morgan
Ray Liotta
Monterey Media, Inc. 22 markets
Milk
Drama
Sean Penn
Emile Hirsch
Josh Brolin
Focus Features 99
Friday
12
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)
Sci-Fi
Keanu Reeves
Jennifer Connelly
Kathy Bates
Fox 3,560
Delgo
Animation
Anne Bancroft
Val Kilmer
Freddie Prinze, Jr.
Freestyle Releasing 2,160
Nothing Like the Holidays
Comedy
John Leguizamo
Freddy Rodriguez
Debra Messing
Overture Films 1,671
$9.99
Animation
- Regent Releasing 1 (Academy run in LA)
Che
Historical Drama
Benicio Del Toro IFC 2 (Academy run in LA, NYC)
Dark Streets
Crime Drama
Gabriel Mann
Bijou Phillips
Izabella Miko
Samuel Goldwyn 18
Doubt
Drama
Meryl Streep
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Amy Adams
Miramax 15
Gran Torino
Action Drama
Clint Eastwood Warner Bros. 6
Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
Foreign
- Yash Raj 83
The Reader (on Wed.)
Period Drama
Kate Winslet
Ralph Fiennes
Weinstein Company 8
Timecrimes (Los Cronocrimenes)
Foreign
- Magnolia 2
Wendy and Lucy (on Wed.)
Drama
Michelle Williams Oscilloscope Pictures 2
What Doesn't Kill You
Crime Drama
Mark Ruffalo
Ethan Hawke
Amanda Peet
Yari Film Group 3
Where God Left His Shoes
Drama
Leonor Varela
John Leguizamo
IFC 2

EXPANDING
Frost/Nixon
Historical Drama
Sam Rockwell
Kevin Bacon
Rebecca Hall
Universal 39
Milk
Drama
Sean Penn
Emile Hirsch
Josh Brolin
Focus Features 328
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