For many families, it’s a Christmas tradition to go see a movie in the afternoon or the day after Christmas.
Here’s what’s playing Christmas Day and beyond, and links to reviews from Patch and other sources:
Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away 3D
An “immersive” circus love story presented by the famous troupe and James Cameron. More info at www.worldsaway3d.com.
Django Unchained “Life, liberty and the pursuit of vengeance” from Quentin Tarantino, with Leonardo di Caprio and Jamie Foxx. More info at unchainedmovie.com.
Guilt Trip Road-trip based comedy with Barbara Streisand and Seth Rogen. More info at www.guilttripmovie.com.
Jack Reacher Tom Cruise stars in a movie based on the book “One Shot” by Lee Childs. More info at www.jackreachermovie.com.
Les Miserables The screen adaptation of the famous, award-winning musical.
Life of Pi Based on the fantasy adventure novel. More info at www.lifeofpimovie.com.
Lincoln A Steven Spielberg movie with Daniel Day Lewis focusing on President Abraham Lincoln’s life. More information at www.thelincolnmovie.com.
Monsters, Inc. 3D The classic children’s monster movie from Pixar, presented in 3D. More information at disney.go.com/Monstersinc.
Parental Guidance Old-fashioned grandparents (Billy Crystal and Bette Midler) babysit for their new-age grandchildren. More info at www.parentalguidancemovie.com.
Rise of the Guardians The animated story of the tooth fairy, Santa Claus and others who rise up together against an evil force. More info at www.riseoftheguardians.com.
Skyfall The latest in the 007 series with Daniel Craig. More info at www.skyfall-movie.com/site/.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Peter Jackson adapts this first part of “The Hobbit” trilogy based on the series by J.R.R. Tolkien. More info at www.thehobbit.com. See Patch’s movie review here.
This is 40 A “sort-of sequel” to the movie “Knocked Up” with Judd Apatow. More info at www.thisis40movie.com.
Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 The last part in the Twilight series. See Patch’s movie review here.