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This week's premieres


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Fun with Dick and Jane (Finty Dicka a Jane) - Comedy by Dean Parisot. Jim Carrey and Tea Leoni play Dick and Jane Harper, a well-to-do married couple who resort to robbery once Dick becomes the scapegoat for an elaborate Enron-style corporate crime. Alec Baldwin and Angie Harmon also star.


Domino - Action by Tony Scott. Keira Knightley stars as actual model-turned-bounty hunter Domino Harvey in this fictionalized biopic. After growing bored of her lush modeling life, Domino trains with bounty hunter Ed Mosbey (Mickey Rourke) and enters a life of violence, money and drugs. The media takes interest and one TV executive (Christopher Walken) proposes that Domino have her reality television show, but the line between fact and fiction grows increasingly blurred.


Other movies playing


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King Kong- Adventure by Peter Jackson. Naomi Watts, Jack Black and director Peter Jackson make this remake about a giant gorilla and the woman he loves exactly what it needed to be: a humorous, compelling and touching spectacle.

 

 

 


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Doom - Action by Andrzej Bartkowiak. The Rock stars in this big-screen adaptation of the popular

video game about the deadly problems facing a team of scientists on a space station on Mars.

 

 

 

 


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Don't Come Knocking(Nechoď klopať na dvere) - Drama by Wim Wenders. Over 20 years since their brilliant collaboration Paris, Texas, Wenders reunites with playwright/screenwriter/actor Sam Shepard, who wrote and stars in this film about an aging movie star (Shepard) who tries to atone for his hard-living ways. Jessica Lange, Tim Roth, and Sarah Polley also star.

 

 

 


Elizabethtown - Comedy drama by Cameron Crowe. Crowe's latest finds Orlando Bloom playing a wealthy young man going through a quarter-life crisis when he must return home for the first time in years upon his father's death. While trying to sort through his and his family's misery, he begins to fall in love with a spunky flight attendant (Kirsten Dunst).


Transporter 2(Kuriér 2) - Action by Louis Leterrier. When Frank Martin (Jason Statham) transports the son of politician Jefferson Billings (Matthew Modine) to what was supposed to be a routine doctor's visit, he must unexpectedly fight against a deadly virus and the threat of terrorism.


Flightplan (Letový plán)- Thriller by Robert Schwentke. Jodie Foster stars as Kyle, a woman who has a rude awakening on a transatlantic flight. Discovering that her daughter Julia (Marlene Lawston) has gone missing, she alerts the plane's staff, who claim that the young girl never even boarded the plane. To save Julia's life, Kyle must convince the pilot (Peter Sarsgaard) and flight attendants that she isn't insane.

Top stories

In praise of concrete

It was once notorious for its drab tower blocks and urban crime, but Petržalka now epitomises modern Slovakia.

Petržalka is the epitome of communist-era architecture.

Slow down, fashion

Most people are unaware that buying too many clothes too harms the environment.

In shallow waters, experts are expendable

Mihál says that it is Sulík, the man whom his political opponents mocked for having a calculator for a brain, who “is pulling the party out of liberal waters and towards somewhere completely different”.

Richard Sulík is a man of slang.

Blog: Exploring 20th century military sites in Bratislava

It seems to be the fate of military sites and objects in Bratislava that none of them were ever used for the purposes they were built for - cavernas from WWI, bunkers from WWII, nuclear shelters or the anti-aircraft…

One nuclear shelter with a capacity for several hundred people now serves as a music club with suitable name Subclub (formerly U-club).