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This Week's New Movies: "Horrible Bosses," "Zookeeper," A Tribe Called Quest & More

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    Actor Michael Rapaport makes his directorial debut with this documentary about one of the greatest bands in rap history. Opens July 8. (Published Tuesday, Jul 5, 2011)

    On tap this week, two comedies, two great documentaries, a French crime drama, a last gasp from a horror master, a Christian vs. Atheist thriller, some ren-faire nonsense and the story of the man behind "Fiddler on the Roof."

    Horrible Bosses
    Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day play three friends who make a pact to kill each others bosses, ala "Strangers on a Train." Co-stars Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Aniston and Colin Farrell. In theaters everywhere, read our review and watch the trailer

    Zookeeper
    Kevin James gets dumped by a woman because he's nothing but a lowly zookeeper, so naturally he decides to quit his job so he can win her back, with the help of his insanely hot co-worker, Rosario Dawson--see if you can guess where this one is going. In theaters everywhere, read our review and watch the trailer

    "Beats, Rhymes & Life: Travels of A Tribe Called Quest"

    [NATL] "Beats, Rhymes & Life: Travels of A Tribe Called Quest"
    Actor Michael Rapaport makes his directorial debut with this documentary about one of the greatest bands in rap history. Opens July 8. (Published Tuesday, Jul 5, 2011)

    Beats, Rhymes and Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest
    First-time director Michael Rapaport documents the 2008 tour of one of the great raps acts of all times, telling the story of their coming together and falling apart and subsequent ups and downs. In limited release, read our review and watch the trailer

    Project Nim
    Oscar-winning documentarian James Marsh ("Man on Wire") tells the story of an ill-conceived experiment involving a chimp raised like a human baby in hopes of teaching him sign language. In limited release, read our review and watch the trailer

    "Zookeeper" Trailer

    [NATL] "The Zookeeper"
    Kevin James stars as man who gets dumped by his girlfriend, Leslie Bibb, because he's a zookeeper. So he decides to quit his job and sell cars in an effort to keep her. We're guessing he ends up with Rosario Dawson, who actually is too good for him. Opens July 29. (Published Wednesday, May 30, 2012)

    The Ledge
    Charlie Hunnam plays a man threatening to jump off a building, something he's compelled to do by the husband of the woman with whom he was having an affair. Co-stars Patrick Wilson, Liv Tyler and Terrence Howard. In limited release, watch the trailer

    Rapt
    A thriller that was nominated best film at the Cesar Awards, about a business tycoon taken hostage and held for a 50 million euro ransom. In limited release, watch the trailer

    "Horrible Bosses" Trailer

    [NATL] "Horrible Bosses"
    Jason Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudekis star as three friends who decided to kill their bosses. Opens July 8. (Published Wednesday, May 30, 2012)

    The Ward
    From horror master John Carpenter comes a film starring Amber Heard as a woman held in a psychiatric hospital which is being haunted by a dead patient. In limited release, watch the trailer

    Ranchero
    An ex-rancher moves to Los Angeles, where he struggles with drug addiction and gangsters. In limited release, watch the trailer

    Ironclad
    A medieval take on the "Magnificent Seven," starring James Purefoy, Paul Giamatti, Brian Cox, Jason Flemyng, Kate Mara and Derek Jacobi. In limited release, watch the trailer

    Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness
    A look at the life of the writer whose stories inspired the Broadway hit "Fiddler on the Roof," and helped define Jewish identity. In limited release, watch the trailer