Featuring by no means-earlier than-seen footage, concert performances and intimate interviews, filmmaker Ron Howard examines the life and profession of famed opera tenor Luciano Pavarotti. (PG-thirteen) 1 hr. 54 minutes.
7 Faces of Dr. Lao ★★★ Tony Randall, Barbara Eden. A Chinese showman turns into Merlin, Pan, Medusa, Apollonius, the Abominable Snowman and a sea serpent. 1 hr. 40 mins. Rise of the Planet of the Apes ★★★ James Franco, Freida Pinto. A scientist’s quest to discover a cure for Alzheimer’s disease unintentionally ends in a extremely smart chimpanzee, which can signal the top of man’s dominion over Earth.
1 hr. fifty two mins. CMT Fri. Punch-Drunk Love ★★★ Adam Sandler, Emily Watson. A shy oddball susceptible to violent outbursts follows the lady of his desires to Hawaii. 1 hr. 35 minutes. Cinemax Fri.
The man in black forms a new Magnificent Seven, to avoid wasting Mexican farmers from slave labor. Encore Sun. Ratatouille ★★★ Voices of Patton Oswalt, Ian Holm. A Parisian rat who enjoys fine food lives beneath a famous restaurant and longs to be a fantastic chef.
TMC Fri. Patriot Games ★★★ Harrison Ford, Anne Archer. An IRA terrorist vows revenge in opposition to the ex-CIA agent …