There’s plenty to choose from at the box office this weekend as September comes to an end. The Joseph Gordon-Levitt dramedy 50/50 opens this weekend, as does the horror flick Dream House. Also arriving in theaters are the R-rated comedy What’s Your Number? and the family drama Courageous.
Opening in limited release this weekend is Anna Paquin’s drama Margaret, the horror-comedy Tucker & Dale vs Evil, Jeff Nichols’ Take Shelter, and the documentary Sarah Palin: You Betcha.
Directed by: Jonathan Levine
Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anna Kendrick
Synopsis: A young man facing a cancer diagnosis leans on his best friend for support and laughter.
Directed by: Jim Sheridan
Starring: Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz, Naomi Watts
Synopsis: After moving into their new home, a family learns about the brutal murder of the previous owners.
What’s Your Number?
Directed by: Mark Mylod
Starring: Anna Faris, Chris Evans, Ari Graynor
Synopsis: A woman looks up her ex-boyfriends to see if one of them might be her true love.
Directed by: Alex Kendrick
Starring: Alex Kendrick, Ken Bevel, Kevin Downes
Synopsis: Four police offers struggle with faith and family in the wake of tragedy.
Margaret (Limited Release)
Directed by: Kenneth Lonergan
Starring: Anna Paquin, Matt Damon, Mark Ruffalo
Synopsis: A young woman who witnesses a bus accident is caught up in an investigation that affects the lives of those around her.
Take Shelter (Limited Release)
Directed by: Jeff Nichols
Starring: Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain, Shea Whigham
Synopsis: A man plagued by apocalyptic visions must decide how best to protect his family.
Tucker & Dale vs Evil (Limited Release)
Directed by: Eli Craig
Starring: Tyler Labine, Alan Tudyk, Katrina Bowden
Synopsis: Two friends on vacation in the mountains are attacked by a group of preppy college kids.
Sarah Palin: You Betcha! (Limited Release)
Directed by: Nick Broomfield & Joan Churchill
Starring: Sarah Palin
Synopsis: Documentary following politician Sarah Palin.