This week's premieres
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Four Brothers (Štyria bratia) - Drama by John Singleton. Mark Wahlberg, Tyrese Gibson, Andre
Benjamin (Andre 3000 Outkast), and Garrett Hedlund play four men of different races all raised by the same
woman. When their adopted mother is shot and killed during a robbery, the four brothers band together to avenge her murder.
Other movies playing
Vera Drake (Dve tváre Very Drake) - Drama by Mike Leigh. Though not quite on the level of
his masterpiece, 1996's Secrets & Lies, Leigh's latest is a characteristically restrained (well, mostly), yet highly
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emotional film full of heartbreaking moments and powerful acting. Imelda Staunton is superb as the title character, a middle-aged English woman whose indiscriminating compassion comes back to haunt her when the authorities discover she has been helping poor young women have abortions.
The Jacket (Zvieracia kazajka) - Thriller by John Maybury. Adrien Brody plays Jack, a Gulf War veteran committed to a mental institution for allegedly killing a police officer. His memories of the event
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clash with the claims of the mental institution's doctors, who champion a violent sort of rehabilitation. While withstanding torturous therapy, Jack has visions of his past and of a future with Jackie (Keira Knightley), a grown-up version of a young girl he tried to save during the police standoff.
Prepared by Jonathan Knapp
26. Sep 2005 at 0:00