After a warm welcome at the Sundance Film Festival in January, "Our Idiot Brother" hit big screens across the country for the first time last Friday. But be warned, this is not your usual Paul Rudd comedy.
In "Hotel Transylvania" the monsters are endearing and the humor is light hearted. Dracula, voiced by Adam Sandler, does not trust humans. He builds a hotel as a haven for monsters to escape the human world and for them to be themselves in all their hairy, scary ways, void of human judgment and ridicule.
"Chico & Rita," showing at Film Streams, tells the tale of two people intertwined by a love for Cuban mambo and conga music.
As the summer heat plagues Omaha, many students flock from the outdoors into the coolness of the movie theater to enjoy a bucket of popcorn, a cold drink and some classic entertainment.
Sherlock Holmes and his sidekick Watson return for a suspenseful new adventure in "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows." Based on the novels of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert Downey Jr. reprises his role as detective Sherlock Holmes and Jude Law returns as his trusted colleague Dr. John Watson.
When Conan O'Brien left "The Tonight Show" he closed out his final show by giving a heartfelt speech about how cynicism won't get you anywhere in this world.