What’s playing in Aiken the weekend of Jan. 19

  • Posted: Wednesday, January 16, 2013 6:13 p.m.
    UPDATED: Thursday, January 24, 2013 1:05 a.m.
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Catherine Zeta-Jones, left, and Russell Crowe in a scene from “Broken City.”
AP photo Catherine Zeta-Jones, left, and Russell Crowe in a scene from “Broken City.”

“Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters” NEW!

Having developed a taste for retribution at a young age and grown up as witch-hunting vigilantes, siblings Hansel and Gretel must reckon with their dark past.With Jeremy Renner, Gemma Arteron and Famke Jannson. Written and directed by Tommy Wirkola. (1:28) R.

“Movie 43”NEW!

A number of stories intersect and overlap in this ensemble comedy. With Kristen Bell, Richard Gere, Terrence Howard, Chloe Grace Moretz, Chris Pratt, Kate Winslet and many more.Multiple writers and directors. (1:37) R.

“Broken City”

After being double-crossed and framed by the mayor, an ex-cop seeks redemption and revenge. With Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe and Catherine Zeta-Jones. Written by Brian Tucker. Directed by Allen Hughes. (1:48) R.

“The Last Stand”

After being double-crossed and framed by the mayor, an ex-cop seeks redemption and revenge. With Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe and Catherine Zeta-Jones. Written by Brian Tucker. Directed by Allen Hughes. (1:48) R.

“Mama”

Five years after their parents’ murder, two girls who had been living alone in the woods are rescued and brought to live with their uncle and his girlfriend – but an evil presence may have accompanied them. With Jessica Chastain, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Megan Charpentier. Written by Neil Cross, Andy Muschietti and Barbara Muschietti. Directed by Andy Muschietti. (1:34) PG-13.

“A Haunted House”

In this spoof of found-footage horror movies, a young couple move into a dream house and encounter a demonic presence that throws their lives into chaos. With Marlon Wayans, Essence Atkins and Cedric the Entertainer. Written by Wayans and Rick Alvarez. Directed by Michel Tiddes. (1:25) R.

“Les Miserables”

An ex-convict in 19th-century France seeks redemption while being pursued by a dogged police inspector in this adaptation of the long-running stage musical. With Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway and Amanda Seyfried. Written by William Nicholson, Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg and Herbert Kretzmer. Directed by Tom Hooper. (2:39) PG-13.

“Zero Dark Thirty”

An elite team of intelligence and military operatives working in secret across the globe engage in a tireless manhunt to eliminate the terrorist mastermind Osama bin Laden. With Jessica Chastain, Jason Clarke, Joel Edgerton and Mark Strong. Written by Mark Boal. Directed by Kathryn Bigelow. (2:36) R.

“Silver Linings Playbook”

After losing his wifeand job and spending eight months in a mental institution, a former teacher moves in with his parentsand bondswith an eccentric young woman. With Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro and Jacki Weaver. Written and directed by David O. Russell. (2:02) R.

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