Weekend Movie Wrap

Ryan Reynolds as Hal Jordan in Warner Bros. Pictures' action adventure "Green Lantern." (courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures.)

Weekend Movie Wrap: Green Lantern, Mr. Popper’s Penguins, The Art Of Getting By

It’s taken some time, but after more than 70 years in print, “Green Lantern” is finally making his big screen debut.


In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, from left, Caleb Landry Jones, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Rose Byrne, Nicholas Hoult, James McAvoy and Lucas Till are shown in a scene from "X-Men: First Class." (credit: Murray Close/20th Century Fox/AP)

Weekend Movie Wrap: X-Men First Class, Beginners

Comic book fans, get ready, the action-packed franchise that first first hit movie screens in 2000 and has since grossed more than $700 million is now taking us back to the beginning.


In this film publicity image released by Disney, Johnny Depp portrays Captain Jack Sparrow in a scene from, "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides." (credit: Disney, Peter Mountain/AP)

Weekend Movie Wrap: Pirates Of The Caribbean On Stranger Tides, Midnight In Paris

May signals the start of the summer blockbuster movie season, and this weekend we’ll see the opening of the latest sequel in one of the most successful blockbusters of all time.


Thor (credit: CBS 2)

Weekend Movie Wrap: Thor, Something Borrowed, Jumping The Broom

There are some interesting choices at the box office this weekend. A controversial Oscar-winner makes his return to the big screen, a couple of romantic comedies, and the latest Marvel Comics superhero is here. Let the summer blockbuster season begin.


In this publicity image released by The Weinstein Company, Courteney Cox is shown in a scene from the horror film "Scream 4." (credit: Dimension Films-The Weinstein Company, Gemma La Mana/AP)

Weekend Movie Wrap: Scream 4, Rio

A familiar fright returns and two birds of a feather flock together in South America. Those films highlight the movies opening this weekend, Katie McGee reports.


"Arthur" (credit: CBS 2)

Weekend Movie Wrap: Arthur, Hanna, Your Highness

Moviegoers have some unusual options this weekend. You can choose between characters ranging from love-struck billionaires to teen assassins.


Scene from the movie "Paul" (credit: CBS 2)

Weekend Movie Wrap: Paul, Limitless, The Lincoln Lawyer

There’s no shortage of great movies to see this weekend. Three hot new releases open in theaters Friday, and all three are expected to be in a tight race with the last two box office winners, Katie McGee reports.