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This week's premieres


Proof (Dôkaz) Drama by John Maden - Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, this fascinating film tells the story of a famous mathematician (Anthony Hopkins) who dies after years of mental illness, leaving his daughter (Gwyneth Paltrow) and assistant (Jake Gyllenhaal) to discover the origin of a brilliant new mathematical theory.


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V for Vendetta(V ako vendeta) Thriller by James McTeigue - A film that uses a character named V (Hugo Weaving) to tell a parable about terrorism and totalitarianism.

 

 

 

 

Date Movie (Strašná haluz) Comedy by Aaron Seltzer - Childish and ridiculous spoof of romantic comedies in the vein of the Scary Movie franchise.


Other movies playing


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Firewall(Ochranná bariéra) - Action by Richard Loncraine. Jack Stanfield (Harrison Ford) liquidates his company to pay ransom when his family is kidnapped, only to look guilty of embezzlement when he thwarts the crime.

 

 

 

 

Basic Instinct 2(Základný inštinkt 2) - Thriller by Michael Caton-Jones. Sharon Stone returns to the role that made her a star. Novelist Catherine Tramell (Stone) plays cat and mouse with British law enforcement this time, when Scotland Yard sends psychiatrist Dr. Michael Glass (David Morrissey) to evaluate (which, in this case, means "be seduced by") her.


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Keeping Mum(Univerzálna upratovačka) - Comedy by Niall Johnson. Labeled a "dark Mary Poppins", this comedy stars Rowan Atkinson as Walter Goodfellow, the vicar of a small English parish, who adds more excitement to his troubled family than he planned for when he hires new housekeeper Grace Hawkins (Maggie Smith).

 

 

 

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Brokeback Mountain(Skrotená hora) - Drama by Ang Lee. Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal star in a heart-breaking story that examines love and loss through the lives of two cowboys involved in a twenty-year relationship.

 

 

 

 

Lord of War(Obchodník so smrťou) - Drama by Andrew Niccol. Nicolas Cage plays Yuri Orlov, an arms dealer who's gotten rich off selling weapons to third world countries. When an Interpol agent (Ethan Hawke) tries to hunt Yuri down, business gets complicated.

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