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The Projector: Movies opening Friday, Oct. 1

Animal Kingdom--In this debut feature from writer/director David Michod, Madonna’s ex stars in this intense drama of an Australian crime family on the verge of destroying themselves.(R) Flicks

Case 39--Renee Zellweger plays a social worker who takes in a child whom unexplained deaths seem to follow. (R) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

Legend of the Guardians:The Owls of Ga’Hoole 3D--Animated feature about an orphaned young owl’s obsession with a legendary group of heroes called The Guardians, who he believes will help free him and his fellow orphans from slavery.(PG) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

Let Me In--When Owen (Kodi Smit-McPhee) is bullied, his friend Abby (Chloe Moretz) comes to his rescue. So when an exsanguinated body is found and Owen learns that Abby needs blood to live, he is willing to protect her secret. But at what cost? From the director of Cloverfield. (R) Edwards 22

The Social Network--Director David Fincher (Fight Club, Seven) directs the story of the controversial rise to power of Mark Zuckerberg, the creator of Facebook and the world’s youngest billionaire. Stars Jesse Eisenberg. (PG-13) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

Soul Kitchen--A run-down German cafe owner (Adam Bousdoukos) turns his greasy spoon into a culinary hotspot with the help of his ex-con brother (Moritz Bleibtreu) and an out-of-work, high-end spitfire chef. In German with English subtitles. (PG-13) Flicks

The Virginity Hit--Another addition to the tried-and-true teen sex comedy genre. A group of dudes try to help their pal lose his virginity, but, unsurprisingly, things go awry. What sets this apart from it’s innumerable peers is reality TV-style cinematography and the fact that the actors are actually teens. (R) Edwards 22

Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps--Oliver Stone’s long-awaited sequel to his 1987 film, in which Gordon Gekko (Michael Douglas) is released from prison after serving 8 years for insider trading, and goes immediately to work trading in sub-prime mortgages, while his future son-in-law played by Shia LaBeouf, goes along for the ride in order to exact revenge. Edwards 9, Edwards 22

You Again--Kristen Bell (who is a regular and favored guest on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson) stars as Marni, a woman who realizes her brother is engaged to marry the Joanna, the hottie who bullied her all through high school. Marni sets out to show everyone just how rotten the little tomato is. But she also has to contend with discovering that the fiancee’s mother (Sigourney Weaver) made Marni’s mom (Jamie Lee Curtis) just as miserable in high school. (PG) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

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