A failed thoroughbred horse trainer's last, best shot at success involves hiring his erratic ex-girlfriend as his jockey. With Sean Astin, Cheri Oteri, Mark Moses and Gigi Rice. Written by Alan Grossbard. Directed by Rob Schiller. Kinobild Releasing


In Elizabethan England, intrigue swirls around Edward de Vere, the Earl of Oxford, who in this film is the true author of Shakespeare's oeuvre. With Rhys Ifans, Vanessa Redgrave, Joely Richardson and David Thewlis. Written by John Orloff. Directed by Roland Emmerich. Columbia Pictures


This documentary follows four teenage boys from West Africa who are recruited and accept basketball scholarships in the U.S. in hopes of one day making it in the NBA. Directed by Anne Buford. Variance Films

In Time

In a future in which time is the universal currency and the wealthy live forever, a poor young man stumbles into a fortune but is falsely accused of murder and tries to bring down the system. With Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried, Cillian Murphy and Vincent Kartheiser. Written and directed by Andrew Niccol. 20th Century Fox

Janie Jones

A struggling rock musician is surprised by the sudden appearance of the 13-year-old daughter he never knew he had. With Abigail Breslin, Alessandro Nivola, Elizabeth Shue and Brittany Snow. Written and directed by David M. Rosenthal. Tribeca Film

Johnny English Reborn

A bumbling British secret agent is called on to stop international assassins from taking out a world leader. With Rowan Atkinson, Gillian Anderson, Dominic West and Rosamund Pike. Written by Hamish McColl and William Davies. Directed by Oliver Parker. Universal Pictures

Like Crazy

A British college student and her American classmate fall in love, only to be separated when her student visa expires. With Anton Yelchin, Felicity Jones, Jennifer Lawrence and Charlie Bewley. Written by Drake Doremus and Ben York Jones. Directed by Doremus. Paramount Pictures

My Reincarnation

Shot over 20 years, this documentary tells the story of the Tibetan Buddhist master Chogyal Namkhai Norbu, who struggles to preserve his spiritual tradition, and his Italian-born son, who resists following in his father's footsteps. Directed by Jennifer Fox. In English, Italian and Tibetan, with English subtitles. Long Shot Factory

The Rum Diary

Based on Hunter S. Thompson's novel, an itinerant journalist leaves New York to write for a newspaper in Puerto Rico, where he drinks heavily and gets mixed up with a beautiful woman and her fiancé, a shady businessman. With Johnny Depp, Christi Dembrowski, Anthony Rhulen and Robert Kravis. Written and directed by Bruce Robinson. FilmDistrict


When a former elite agent encounters and rescues a 12-year-old girl, the two find themselves caught in the crossfire among the Chinese Triads, the Russian mafia, and corrupt New York City politicians and police. With Jason Statham, Robert John Burke, Chris Sarandon and Catherine Chan. Written and directed by Boaz Yakin. Lionsgate