There are several movies opening this week, but the one that will probably take the box office and the one that will be talked about the most is the long awaited “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” It will be a while before I get the opportunity to see this film, but watch this space for a review when I do.

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New releases this week

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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

New Potter director David Yates delivers with the help of a perceptive screenplay and a riveting cast.

Talk to Me

Immensely entertaining look at DJ/activist Petey Greene (Don Cheadle) is a smart mix of comedy and drama.

Rescue Dawn

Christian Bale and Steve Zahn give strong performances in this true story of a downed fighter pilot in Vietnam.

Introducing the Dwights

Appealing comedy tinged with melancholy follows a woman who tries to stop her son from growing up.

Broken English

The remarkable Paker Posey stars as an eternally single woman looking for the right man in New York.

Joshua

Tantalizing thriller spawned from a long line of evil-child movies is at once familiar and yet startlingly inventive.

Captivity

A supermodel (Elisha Cuthbert) is kidnapped and tortured in the latest thriller from After Dark Films. This film was not screened in advance for critics.

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