Holy Rollers (review)

It’s a familiar story — Nice Kid gets mixed up in Bad Things — but as first-time feature director Kevin Asch tells it, there’s extra potency to the contrast between the Nice and the Bad.

new this week in U.S., Canadian, and U.K. theaters: ‘Shrek Forever After,’ ‘MacGruber,’ ‘Cop Out,’ ‘Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time’ more (with DVD alternatives)

U.S. AND CANADA/OPENING WIDE Shrek Forever After: Shrek, Fiona, Donkey, and Puss square off against the evil tyrant Rumpelstiltskin. Scary. [trailer] review to come If you can’t make it to the multiplex, try: • Shrek 2 (2004): Still the best in the series, with one of the greatest character intros ever (for Puss in Boots). … more…

trailer break: ‘Holy Rollers’

Take a break from work: watch a trailer… If there’s one thing you can say about this movie, it’s that we absolutely have not seen anything like it before. Hasidic Jews smuggling drugs? Brilliant! Based on a true story? Even better! I refuse to believe, however, that there’s some guy walking around in real life … more…