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This Week's New Movies: "Rio," "Scream 4" & "The Conspirator"

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    A neurotic bird, a beloved serial killer, a suspect in Lincoln's assassination, Ayn Rand's masterpiece and many more are brought to life on the big screen this week.

    Rio
    Blu (Jesse Eisenberg), a rare macaw who's been living in Minnesota, is brought to Rio to mate with Jewel (Anne Hathaway). She convinces him to help her break out and make a run for freedom. In theaters everywhere, read our review and watch the trailer

    Scream 4
    Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell) heads home to Woodsboro, where she meets up with the old gang--and GHOSTFACE!!! Co-stars David Arquette, Courtney Cox, Hayden Panettiere and Emma Roberts. In theaters everywhere, read our review and watch the trailer

    Armadillo
    A documentary about a group of Danish soldiers shipping out for their first mission to Afghanistan. In Danish with English subtitles. In limited release, watch the trailer

    Atlas Shrugged: Part I
    The first half of Ayn Rand's opus, about a group of innovators and artists who effectively go on strike, is brought to life. In limited release, read our review and watch the trailer

    The Conspirator
    Director Robert Redford tells the story of Mary Surratt (Robin Wright), who was accused of taken part in the plot to assassinate Abraham Lincoln, and the efforts of Frederick Aiken (James McAvoy) to defend her against a military tribunal determine to convict. In limited release, read our review and watch the trailer

    Double Hour
    An ex-cop and a chamber maid meet at a speed dating  event in Turin, Italy. But when they go off for a romantic weekend, her murky past catches up with them. In Italian with English subtitles. In limited release, watch the trailer

    Dumbstruck
    A documentary following five ventriloquists of varying skill and fame as they try to hone their craft. In limited release, watch the trailer

    The Princess of Montpensier
    As the Catholic/Protestant wars of the 17th century, a princess finds herself in a loveless marriage, chased by a rakish suitor and receiving counsel from a much older man who also longs for her. In French with English subtitles. In limited release, watch the trailer

    A Screaming Man (on Wed.)
    A former swimming champ from central Africa works as a security guard at the pool of a fancy hotel, but when new owners take charge, his job is given to his son and he is moved to work the front gate, inciting a burning resentment between farther and son. In limited release, watch the trailer