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Movie schedule —Sept. 16 to Oct. 3, 2014

Taunus Theater

Sept. 16 – Closed

Sept. 17 – The Expendables 3 (PG-13) 7 p.m.

Sept. 18 – Get on Up: The James Brown Story (PG-13) 7 p.m.

Sept. 19 – No Good Deed (PG-13) 7 p.m.

Sept. 20 – How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG) 4 p.m. A Walk Among the Tombstones (R) 7 p.m.

Sept. 21 – No Good Deed (PG-13) 4 p.m. A Walk Among the Tombstones (R) 7 p.m.

Sept. 22 – A Walk Among the Tombstones (R) 7 p.m.

Sept. 23 – Closed

Sept. 24 – No Good Deed (PG-13) 7 p.m.

Sept. 25 – Lucy (R) 7 p.m.

Sept. 26 – The Maze Runner (PG-13) 7 p.m.

Sept. 27 – The Maze Runner (PG-13) 4 p.m. This is Where I Leave You (R) 7 p.m.

Sept. 28 – The Maze Runner (PG-13) 4 p.m. This is Where I Leave You (R) 7 p.m.

Sept. 29 – The Maze Runner (PG-13) 7 p.m.

Sept. 27 – Closed

Oct. 1 – This is Where I Leave You (R) 7 p.m.

Oct. 2 – The Maze Runner (PG-13) 7 p.m.

Oct. 3 – The Equalizer (R) 7 p.m.

 The plot's the thing

Get On Up: The James Brown Story (PG-13) — Based on the life story of the Godfather of Soul, “Get On Up” offers a look inside the music, moves and moods of James Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential musicians of the late 20th century. Stars Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Dan Aykroyd and Viola Davis.

Dolphin Tale 2 (PG) — This is the true story about a dolphin named Winter and a new baby dolphin named Hope who was rescued by the Clearwater Marine Aquarium in 2010. Stars Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Kris Kristofferson and Harry Connick Jr.

No Good Deed (PG-13) — A former district attorney and her children are kidnapped by a man who has escaped from prison and poses as the victim of a car accident. Stars Idris Elba, Taraji P. Henson and Kate del Castillo.

A Walk Among the Tombstones (R) — An ex-NYPD cop and recovering alcoholic haunted by regrets, Matt Scudder (Liam Neeson), has a lot to make up for. When a series of kidnappings targeting the wives of drug dealers escalates to grisly murder, Scudder reluctantly agrees to help a heroin trafficker (Dan Stevens) and his brother (Boyd Holbrook) hunt the two men down and bring them to bloody justice.

The Maze Runner (PG-13) — Thomas wakes up in a strange place called the Glade with no memory aside from his first name. The Glade is an enclosed structure populated by other boys, and is surrounded by tall, stone walls that protect them from monsters called Grievers. Every day, some of the kids who are Runners venture into the labyrinth trying to map the ever-changing pattern of walls in an attempt to find an exit. Stars Dylan O’Brien and Kaya Scodelario.

Sex Tape (R) — When Jay and Annie first got together, their connection was intense — but ten years and two kids later, that intensity was lost. To spark interest again, they make a video of themselves trying out every position in “The Joy of Sex” in one three-hour session. They think it’s a great idea until their iPad syncs and sends it to all their family and friends. When they find out, they race to reclaim their video that leads to a night they'll never forget. Stars Jason Segel and Cameron Diaz.

Expendables 3 (PG-13) — Barney, Christmas, and the rest of the team come face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks, who co-founded The Expendables with Barney years ago. Stonebanks then became a ruthless arms trader and someone who Barney was forced to kill. Stonebanks is now making it his mission to end The Expendables. Barney, on the other hand, decides that he has to fight old blood with new blood, and brings in a new era of Expendables team members, recruiting younger, faster and more tech-savvy individuals. Stars Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Mel Gibson and Harrison Ford.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (PG-13) — A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth's dominant species. Stars Andy Serkis, Gary Oldman and Keri Russell.

Lucy (R) — When a woman is caught up in a dark deal that goes wrong, she transforms and seemingly evolves into a merciless warrior that human logic can hardly understand.  Stars Scarlett Johansson, Analeigh Tipton and Morgan Freeman.

When the Game Stands Tall (PG) — This film follows the journey of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur (Jim Caviezel) who took the De La Salle High School Spartans from obscurity to a 151-game winning streak that shattered all records for any American sport. Also stars Laura Dern.

The November Man (R) — Peter Devereaux (Pierce Brosnan) is a lethal and highly trained ex-CIA agent who has been enjoying a quiet life in Switzerland. When Devereaux is lured out of retirement, he must protect valuable witness, Alice Fournier (Olga Kurylenko). He soon discovers the assignment marks him as a target of his former friend and CIA protege David Mason (Luke Bracey). With growing suspicions of a mole in the agency, there is no one Devereaux can trust.

Sex Tape (R) — When Jay and Annie first got together, their connection was intense — but 10 years and two kids later, that intensity is lost. To spark interest, they make a video of themselves trying out every position in “The Joy of Sex” in one three-hour session. They think it’s a great idea until their iPad syncs and sends it to all of their family and friends. Stars Jason Segel and Cameron Diaz.

As Above So Below (R) — This thriller is centered on two archaeologists in search of a lost treasure in the catacombs below Paris. Stars Ben Feldman, Edwin Hodge and Perdita Weeks.

Let’s Be Cops (R) — This is the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they’re not actually cops. When two friends dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood stars. But when these newly-minted heroes get caught in a real life web of mobsters and dirty detectives, they must put their fake badges on the line. Stars Damon Wayans Jr., Jake Johnson and Nina Dobrev.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (PG-13) — Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The Turtles must work with fearless reporter April and her wise-cracking cameraman Vern Fenwick to save the city. Stars Megan Fox and William Fichtner.

Guardians of the Galaxy (PG-13) — This epic space adventure features the brash adventurer, Peter Quill, who gets hunted because he stole a mysterious orb from the powerful Ronan whose power threatens the entire universe. To evade Ronan, Quill is forced to make a truce with a quartet of disparate misfits — Rocket Raccoon, Groot, Gamora and Drax the Destroyer. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb, he must do his best to gather his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand — with the galaxy’s fate in the balance. Stars Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista and Zoe Saldana.

Hercules (PG-13) — This story begins after the original story of Hercules. Hercules is haunted by a sin from his past which leads him on a path of greed and death. Alongside his companions, he travels across Greece to be of service. When asked for help of the ruler of Thrace and his daughter to defeat a savage warlord, Hercules finds that in order for good to triumph over evil, he must become the hero he had used to be. He must be Hercules. Stars Dwayne Johnson and Irina Shayk.

Planes: Fire and Rescue in 3D (PG) -- When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting in this animated feature. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and his team, a bunch of all-terrain vehicles known as The Smokejumpers. Together, the fearless team battles a massive wildfire, and Dusty learns what it takes to become a true hero. Starring the voices of Ed Harris, Dane Cook and Wes Studi.

How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG) – In this sequel, Astrid , Snotlout and the rest of the gang are challenging  each other to dragon races, exploring  the skies and exploring  new worlds. When one of their adventures  leads to the discovery of a secret ice cave that is home to hundreds  of new wild dragons  they find themselves  at the center of a battle to protect the peace. Starring the voices of Kristen Wiig, Johah Hill and Cate Blanchett.