Real-life lovers Drew Barrymore and Justin Long are cast as a couple struggling to maintain a long-distance relationship in this R-rated romantic comedy.

GOING THE DISTANCE


Real-life lovers Drew Barrymore and Justin Long are cast as a couple struggling to maintain a long-distance relationship in this R-rated romantic comedy.


THE TILLMAN STORY


The government sought to turn former NFL star Pat Tillman into a fabricated war hero after he was felled by friendly fire in Afghanistan. But his family had other ideas, as evident in this engrossing documentary by Amid Bar-Lev.


MACHETE


Fans of “Grindhouse” begged director Robert Rodriquez to make a real movie out of his faux trailer for the biker thriller, “Machete.” He was all too happy to appease them with this tale about a double-crossed law enforcer (Danny Trejo) out for revenge. Jessica Alba, Robert De Niro, Lindsay Lohan and Steven Seagal co-star.


THE AMERICAN


George Clooney does his best Clint Eastwood in this modern-day spaghetti western about an assassin eager to retire after one last job. But his demons and his past keep getting in the way. Anton Corbijn (“Control”) directs.


MESRINE: PUBLIC ENEMY NUMBER ONE


Part 2 of this riveting biopic about France’s most notorious gangster is superior to Part 1 in every way except for Vincent Cassel’s performance, which is superb throughout. In this installment, Mesrine makes the most daring of his four prison breaks. He also falls madly in love with a beautiful woman and his own press clippings, which are numerous.