The Weekend Warrior: February 23 – 25

ON’s The Weekend Warrior has been updated with a preview of the new releases in theaters this weekend.

It’s another busy weekend with five new movies in wide release including the Jim Carrey thriller The Number 23, the comedy Reno 911!: Miami starring the cast of the Comedy Central show, and Billy Bob Thornton and Virginia Madsen in The Polish Brothers’ Astronaut Farmer. Also, After Dark and Lionsgate team to release the horror film The Abandoned and Michael Apted takes on the slave trade in the period drama Amazing Grace. The Chosen One for the week is Starter for 10 starring James McAvoy, and the Warrior muses over the success of Sony’s Ghost Rider and what it means for critics and for fans of comic book movies.

Visit the link above to read what’s coming out this weekend. Previous columns are available here, and you can compare previous weekend predictions to the actual results in the Box Office Report.