Philly-area theatrical releases for Friday, January 20

Haywire (wide) Steven Soderbergh directs real life brawler Gina Carano and an all-star cast of opponents in this black ops revenge thriller.

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (wide) Overwrought post-9/11 drama starring Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock.  For kids!

Underworld: Awakening (wide) Kate Beckinsale returns for the fourth film in this vampire/werewolf series.

Red Tails (wide) The story of the Tuskegee Airmen hits the big screen thanks to producer George Lucas.

The Man Nobody Knew (Ritz at the Bourse) A documentary made by the son of a legendary CIA spymaster that traces his father’s life.

Author: Eric Bresler

Eric is the Founder/Site Editor of whose additional activities are numerous: Director/Curator of the Philadelphia Mausoleum of Contemporary Art (PhilaMOCA), founder of Tokyo No Records, the brain behind Video Pirates, and active local film programmer including the Unknown Japan screening series. He’s served as a TLA Video Manager, Philadelphia Film Society Managing Director, and Adjunct Professor in Cinema Studies at Drexel University. He is shy and modest. Email Eric.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *