New Releases Open Friday For One Week Only: “I Love You Phillip Morris” & “2011 Oscar Nominated Shorts”, “Kings Speech” Held Over 1 More Week

“I Love You Phillip Morris” is a romantic-comedy/drama based on the 1980s and 1990s real-life story of con artist, impostor, and multiple prison escapee Steven Jay Russell played by Jim Carrey. While incarcerated, Russell falls in love with his fellow inmate, Phillip Morris (Ewan McGregor) After Morris is released from prison, Russell repeatedly escapes from prison in order to be reunited with Morris. trailer

The theatrical release for the last six years of the Oscar nominated live-action and animated shorts has provided a fun peek into intriguing, bite-sized cinema from across the globe. But for the 2011 edition, the series is at last making room for the five nominated documentary shorts as well. trailer