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This Week's New Movies: "Captain America," "Friends With Benefits" & More

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    NEWSLETTERS

    The expanded trailer for Marvel's star-spangled hero shows more humor, action, and plot

    A super soldier, two sex-starved morons, a second Earth, a struggling single mom, bored teens and a horrible crime against humanity are here for your viewing.

    Captain America: The First Avenger
    Chris Evans stars as the chemically-enhanced super solider created by a team of scientists to defeat Red Skull, Hydra and the Nazis. Co-stars Tommy Lee Jones, Stanley Tucci and Hayley Atwell. In theaters everywhere, read our review and watch the trailer

    We're Digging the New "Friends With Benefits" Trailer

    [NATL] "Friends With Benefits"
    Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis star in the year's second film about a couple of friends who make a deal to just have casual sex together, before actually falling for each other. The big difference is that this one looks like it's actually funny. Opens July 22.

    Friends With Benefits
    Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis are two folks arrogant and sex-starved enough to think sleeping together won;t compromise their friendship--good luck with that, kids. In theaters everywhere, read our review and watch the trailer

    Another Earth
    This sic-fi indie drama, which was a huge hit at Sudance, stars Brit Marling as a young woman who wins a ticket on a spaceship headed for Earth's recently discovered twin planet. In limited release, read our review and watch the trailer

    "Capt. America" Thrills

    [NATL] We Salute "Captain America"
    "Captain America" is an old-school thrill ride, but will it impress the comic book faithful? We took an expert to find out.

    A Little Help
    "Office" star Jenna Fischer stars as a single mom struggling to provide for herself and her 12-year-old son in this indie comedy. In limited release, watch the trailer

    The Myth of the American Sleepover
    An official selection of Cannes Critics Week and winner of the Special Jury Prize at SXSW,  this indie drama follows four teens in suburban Detroit trying to find their way during the summer's final weekend. In limited release, watch the trailer

    Sarah's Key
    Based on the novel of the same, this film starring Kristen Scott Thomas as a journalist investigating the notorious Vel' d'Hiv Roundup in 1942, during which thousands of Jews were arrested. In limited release, watch the trailer