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Movie schedule —April 8 to May 1, 2014

Taunus Theater

April 8 — Closed

April 9 — 12 Years A Slave (R) 7 p.m.

April 10 — Noah (PG-13) 4 p.m.

April 11 — Captain America: The Winter Soldier in 3D (PG-13) 7 p.m. Captain America: The Winter Soldier in 3D (PG-13) 9:30 p.m.

April 12 — Captain America: The Winter Soldier in 3D (PG-13) 4 p.m. Captain America: The Winter Soldier in 3D (PG-13) 7 p.m.

April 13 — Noah (PG-13) 4 p.m. Captain America: The Winter Soldier in 3D (PG-13) 7 p.m.

April 14 — Captain America: The Winter Soldier (PG-13) 7 p.m.

April 15 — Closed

April 16 — Captain America: The Winter Soldier (PG-13) 7 p.m.

April 17 — That Awkward Moment (R) 7 p.m.

April 18 — Oculus (R) 7 p.m.

April 19 — Rio 2 in 3D (G) 4 p.m. Oculus (R) 7p.m.

April 20 — Rio 2 in 3D (G) 4 p.m. Draft Day (PG-13) 7 p.m.

April 21 — Draft Day (PG-13) 7 p.m.

April 22 — Closed

April 23 — Oculus (R) 7 p.m.

April 24 — Draft Day (PG-13) 7 p.m.

April 25 — Transcendence (PG-13) 7 p.m.

April 26 — Bears (G) 2 p.m. Rio 2 (G) 4 p.m. Heaven is for Real (PG) 7 p.m.

April 27 — Rio 2 (G) 4 p.m. Transcendence (PG-13) 7p.m.

April 28 — Transcendence (PG-13) 7 p.m.

April 29 — Closed

April 30 — Heaven is for Real (PG) 7 p.m.

May 1 — Transcendence (PG-13) 7 p.m.


 The plot's the thing


Captain America: The Winter Soldier (PG-13) — Steve Rogers, a.k.a. Captain America, is still trying to adjust to the modern world when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, embroiling him in a web of intrigue that threatens to put the world at risk. Joining forces with the Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), Captain America struggles to expose the ever-widening conspiracy while fighting off professional assassins.

Oculus (R) — Ten years ago, tragedy struck the Russell family, leaving the lives of teenage siblings Tim and Kaylie forever changed when Tim was convicted of the brutal murder of their parents. Now in his 20s, Tim is newly released from protective custody and only wants to move on with his life; but Kaylie, still haunted by that fateful night, is convinced her parents’ deaths were caused by something else altogether: a malevolent supernatural force unleashed through the Lasser Glass, an antique mirror in their childhood home.

Rio 2 (G) — Jewel (Anne Hathaway), Blu (Jesse Eisenberg) and their three kids leave their domesticated life in the magical city of Rio for a journey to the Amazon. They encounter a menagerie of characters who are born to be wild, voiced by Oscar nominee Andy Garcia, Rita Moreno, Bruno Mars and Kristin Chenoweth.

Noah (PG-13) — Jennifer Connelly, Emma Watson and Russell Crowe star in this sci-fi adaption of the Noah’s Ark story from the Bible’s Book of Genesis.

Draft Day (PG-13) — A National Football League general manager (Kevin Costner) faces tough decisions on draft day in this sports drama from director Ivan Reitman. Also stars Jennifer Garner, Terry Crews and Sam Elliott.

Transcendence (PG-13) — Dr. Will Caster (Johnny Depp) is the foremost researcher in the field of artificial intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. His highly controversial experiments have made him famous, but they have also made him the prime target of anti-technology extremists. Also stars Kate Mara, Morgan Freeman and Rebecca Hall.

Bears (G) A year in the life of a bear family is showcased as two impressionable young cubs are taught life’s most important lessons. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, their journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation to face the bitter cold. The world outside is exciting — but risky — as the cubs’ playful descent down the mountain carries with it a looming threat of avalanches. As the season changes from spring to summer, the brown bears must work hard to find food.

—ultimately feasting at a plentiful salmon run—while staying safe from rival male bears and predators, including an ever-present wolf pack.

Heaven is for Real (PG) -- Colton (played by Connor Corum) experiences Heaven during emergency surgery. Colton recounts the details of his amazing journey with childlike innocence. He describes Heaven in vivid detail, and speaks matter-of-factly about things that happened before his birth ... things he couldn’t possibly know. His father Todd (Greg Kinnear is called upon by his congregation to explain the meaning of Colton’s revelations, and he and his family are challenged to examine their faith and draw meaning from the remarkable event.

Divergent (PG-13)This action-adventure is set in a world where people are divided into factions based on human virtues. Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is warned she is divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy by a faction leader (Kate Winslet) to destroy all divergents, Tris must learn to trust in the mysterious Four (Theo James) to find out what makes being divergent so dangerous.

Muppets Most Wanted (PG) — The Muppets gang heads out on a global tour, selling out grand theaters in some of Europe’s most exciting destinations, including Berlin, Madrid and London. But mayhem follows the Muppets overseas, as they find themselves unwittingly entangled in an international crime caper headed by Constantine — the world’s number one criminal and a dead ringer for Kermit — and his dastardly sidekick Dominic, aka Number Two, portrayed by Ricky Gervais.

12 Years A Slave (R) — In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery in this film based on a true story. Facing cruelty (personified by a malevolent slave owner, portrayed by Michael Fassbender) as well as unexpected kindnesses, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the 12th year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon’s chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist (Brad Pitt) forever alters his life.

Noah (PG-13) — Jennifer Connelly, Emma Watson and Russell Crowe star in this sci-fi adaption of the Noah’s Ark story from the Bible’s Book of Genesis.