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The Projector: Movies opening Friday, Oct. 8


Occupation 101: Voices of the Silenced Majority--Award-winning documentary about the occupation of Palestine. Saturday, Oct. 9, 4 p.m. FREE. Boise Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 6200 N. Garrett, Garden City, 208-658-1710,

Viva Zapata--A film about the peasant leader who led the 1910 Mexican Revolution. Part of the Latin American Film Series. Wednesday, Oct. 13, noon, FREE. Boise State Student Union, Brink Room, 1910 University Ave., Boise.


Buried--Ryan Reynolds plays a truck driver taken hostage and buried alive with a cell phone and a flashlight. He is told that if he can get $5 million, he will be freed. Told in real time. (R) Flicks

It’s Kind Of A Funny Story--A clinically depressed teenager meets a bizarre cast of characters and finds new perspective during a stint in the adult psychiatric ward. (PG-13) Flicks

Jack Goes Boating--Phillip Seymour Hoffman’s directorial debut, in which two New York couples navigate life and love. And go boating. (R) Flicks

Life as We Know It--Holly and Eric (Kathryn Heigl and Josh Duhamel) meet when they become godparents to Sophie. But after one disastrous date, they decide to hate each other, which makes it all the more awkward when Sophie’s parents die and Hollie and Eric are left to raise her. (PG-13) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

My Soul to Take--Wes Craven makes his first 3D film, the story of a serial killer who swore to return and kill seven children born on the night he died. (R) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

Secretariat--The story of racehorse Secretariat, widely-believed to be the greatest racehorse of all time, and his against-the-odds victory in the triple crown. (PG) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

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