Weekend Movie Release Roundup: In Theaters & On DVD 11/9

James Bond and Abraham Lincoln hit the movie theaters this week, while Santa’s youngest son saves Christmas on DVD.

New In Theaters 11/9/12

1. Skyfall (PG-13)

Starring Daniel Craig and Javier Bardem

Bond’s loyalty to M is tested as her past comes back to haunt her. As MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

2. Lincoln (PG-13)

Starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Tommy Lee Jones and Joseph Gordon-Levitt

As the Civil War continues to rage, America’s president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield and as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves.

New on DVD & BLU-RAY


1. Arthur Christmas (PG)

Starring the voices of James McAvoy, Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Jim Broadbent, and Laura Linney

A fun-filled holiday film that introduces viewers to Santa’s mischievous son Arthur, who races to complete an important mission in time to ensure that this year’s Christmas celebrations will go off without a hitch.

2. The Amazing Spider-Man (PG-13)

Starring Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield and Rhys Ifans

Like most teenagers his age, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how to be the person he is today. In his journey to put the pieces of his past together he uncovers a secret that his father held… a secret that will ultimately shape his destiny as Spider-Man.

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