FAIRFIELD — An all-star cast heads up this weekend’s lone movie opening in theaters across the country.
Christian Bale, Sam Shepard, Forest Whitaker and Willem Dafoe are featured in the drama “Out of the Furnace,” about a man who works a dead-end job and cares for his terminally ill father. His brother then returns from Iraq and gets involved in a crime ring, then disappears.
It’s rated R.
Opening in limited release are:
“Inside Llewyn Davis,” from brothers Joel and Ethan Coen. The drama follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene in 1961. Justin Timberlake and John Goodman star. It’s rated R.
“Commitment,” a spy vs. spy thriller set in North and South Korea. It’s not rated and is shown in Korean with English subtitles.
“Khumba,” the animated tale of a half-striped zebra embarking on a quest to earn the remainder of his stripes. It’s not rated.
“The Last Days on Mars,” which features Liev Schreiber as man who undertakes what should be a routine excavation, then falls to near-certain death. It’s rated R.
“Crave,” with Ron Perlman and Edward Furlong. It’s the story of a downtrodden photographer haunted by the urban violence and decay around him. It’s not rated.
“Twice Born,” which features Penelope Cruz and Emile Hirsch in the story of a woman who returns to Sarajevo with her son after having left 16 years earlier. The past comes back to haunt her. It’s rated R.
“Expecting,” which centers on a woman who has given up hope of having a baby on her own. Then a friend, who became pregnant after a one-night stand, offers the baby to the woman. It’s not rated.
For showtimes, call the Edwards Theatres at 432-2140, Brenden Theatres at 469-0180 or visit www.fandango.com/94533_movietimes.