What to do after Christmas Day is done? It’s a question that plagues many a parent stuck with out-of-school children over the holiday break. KiMo Theater is stepping into the debate, offering a multi-day Holiday Family Film Festival for kids, parents and other magic-minded muggles. Starting on Dec. 26 (Boxing Day to you Brits, or Kwanzaa to people who know what the heck that is), KiMo will screen every one of the Harry Potter films. What better way to spend your Christmas-
Shot Here, Shown Everywhere
With 2012’s box office coming to a close and 2013’s release calendar looming, New Mexicans have a number of feature films that were shot in-state over the last 356 days to look forward to. Start marking your calendars now for your chance to see New Mexico on the big screen. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s comeback film The Last Stand—with Arnie as a border town sheriff battling rampaging drug dealers—will hit theaters nationwide on Jan. 18. The Host, author Stephenie Meyer’s sci-fi follow-up to Twilight, opens on March 29. The epic (not to mention expensive) adaptation of The Lone Ranger starring Armie Hammer and Johnny Depp is scheduled for release on July 3. Jennifer Aniston, Emma Roberts and Jason Sudeikis star as a fake family trying to smuggle weed from Mexico in the comedy We’re the Millers. That hits Aug 9. 2 Guns, the Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg drug crime drama, bows on Aug. 16. That’s not a bad line-up—one that leads us to believe Hollywood sure does love shooting drug-related films in New Mexico.
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