Get a sneak peek at movies opening in East Valley theaters this week, including "From Paris With Love" starring John Travolta and Jonathan Rhys Meyers.
“From Paris With Love”: A low-level U.S. intelligence agent (Jonathan Rhys Meyers) gets pulled into a terrorist plot by an uncouth American operative (John Travolta) who’s trying to stop it. (R)
“Dear John”: A soldier (Channing Tatum) home on leave falls for a conservative college girl (Amanda Seyfried), but when he re-enlists, time and distance take a toll on the young lovers. (PG-13)
“The Last Station”: In the tumultuous last years of Leo Tolstoy’s life, his wife (Helen Mirren) and his leading disciple (Paul Giamatti) wage a battle for the author’s soul. (R)
“The End of Poverty?”: Exploring poverty in developing countries, filmmaker Phillipe Diaz contends economic inequities arose from colonization, military conquest and slavery. (NR)
“That Evening Sun”: A farmer (Hal Holbrook) breaks out of a nursing facility and discovers his biggest enemy (Ray McKinnon) now lives in his house. (PG-13)