New Movies: ‘The Monuments Men,’ ‘The LEGO Movie,’ ‘Vampire Academy’
After a somewhat slow start to the moviegoing year, this weekend features three big-time pictures hitting theaters, with something for all ages.
‘The Monuments Men’
In this true story of WWII, a group of museum directors and art historians is tasked by President Roosevelt with rescuing thousands of pieces of European art before Hitler and the Nazis can destroy them.
Directed by George Clooney
Starring George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett
‘The LEGO Movie’
In the first feature film starring all LEGO characters, one ordinary guy is accidentally thrust into a world-saving adventure against an evil mastermind.
Directed by Phil Lord & Christopher Miller
Starring Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman
Based on the bestselling young-adult series, ‘Vampire Academy’ is the story of two girls’ adventures at a high school for supernatural beings.
Directed by Mark Waters
Starring Zoey Deutch, Lucy Fry, Danila Kozlovsky, Gabriel Byrne, Sarah Hyland