Weekend Movie Update – April 19, 2013: Welcome To ‘Oblivion’

Posted By on April 17, 2013

Tom Cruise goes to Oblivion in theaters, while The Croods make The Pioneer their home this week.

Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of April 19, 2013!

Tom Cruise finds 'Oblivion' in theaters this week.

Tom Cruise finds ‘Oblivion’ in theaters this week.

Dreamworks introduces the world’s first prehistoric “modern family” in The Croods (rated PG), opening at the historic Pioneer Theatre in Manteo, starting this Friday for a one week run.

Showtime at The Pioneer is 8pm nightly.

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Voiced by Nicolas Cage (Leaving Las Vegas), Ryan Reynolds (Green Lantern), Emma Stone (The Amazing Spider-Man), and Catherine Keener (The 40 Year Old Virgin), you can watch the official trailer for the animated adventure using the player below!

The only new release playing locally this week is the epic science fiction adventure Oblivion (rated PG13), starring Tom Cruise (Top Gun, Interview with the Vampire), Morgan Freeman (The Dark Knight, Unforgiven), and Olga Kurylenko (Quantum of Solace).

Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman star in 'Oblivion'.

Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman star in ‘Oblivion’.

The futuristic mystery from director Joseph Kosinski (Tron: Legacy) is about a veteran assigned to extract Earth’s remaining resources 60 years after an alien war all but destroyed the planet, who begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself.

You can check out the official theatrical trailer for Oblivion in the player below!

Click on the theater link below for additional listings and showtimes.

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Posted by Matt Artz

Matt Artz was a lead reporter and photographer for 'The Coastland Times' newspaper from 2000 to 2009, and has been published in the Outer Banks Sentinel, North Beach Sun, Outer Banks Milepost, among others, before launching OBX Entertainment, NC Film News, and Halloween Daily News in 2012. Matt and Sue Artz are also the founders of the annual Outer Banks Halloween Parade and the Halloween International Film Festival.

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