“Brave,” “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” and More Open Friday


0  Updated at 3:50 am, June 22nd, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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iStockphoto/ThinkstockHere’s a look at the new movies opening nationwide Friday:

Brave: Disney-Pixar’s latest animated film is set in Scotland and follows Merida, the young daughter of a king and queen who must reverse a curse unleashed upon her kingdom.  The voice cast for the movie, which is screening in 3D, includes Kelly MacDonald, Emma Thompson, Billy Connolly, Craig Ferguson and Kevin McKidd.  Rated PG.  [Click here to read a review]

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter: The 16th U.S. president is re-imagined as a vampire killer seeking revenge for the death of his mother at the hands of a supernatural creature.  Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Rufus Sewell star in this Tim Burton-produced thriller.  Rated R.

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World: Steve Carell is an insurance salesman who, with his more spontaneous neighbor, played by Keira Knightley, goes on a road trip in search of his high school sweetheart before an asteroid strikes.  Rated R.

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