The X Files: I Want to Believe (2008)   **

Rated: PG-13
Stars: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson
For true believers only. And even then . . .!

The Dark Knight (2008)   ***1/2

Rated: PG-13
Stars: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Gary Oldman, Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Aaron Eckhart, Maggie Gyllenhaal
The Dark Knight soars on Heath Ledger’s legendary performance.

Mamma Mia! (2008)   **1/2*

Rated: PG-13
Stars: Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Meryl Streep
10 reasons why you should just go ahead and see Mamma Mia! — and 3 reasons why you might pass

The Stone Angel (2008)   ***

Rated: R
Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Christine Horne, Cole Hauser
Magnificent performances mark this lengthy epic of a hard life come full circle.

Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)   **1/2*

Rated: PG
Stars: Brendan Fraser, Josh Hutcherson, Anita Briem

Hancock (2008)   **1/2*

Rated: PG-13
Stars: Will Smith, Charlize Theron, Jason Bateman
Bad hero makes good, but be ready for a big shift in gears

Wall-E (2008)   ***1/2

Rated: G
Stars: Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin, Sigourney Weaver
Wall E will capture your heart and keep you thinking.

Finding Amanda (2008)   **1/2*

Rated: R
Stars: Matthew Broderick, Brittany Snow, Maura Tierney
A must for Broderick fans, but skip it if you shock easily.

Wanted (2008)   **

Rated: R
Stars: James McAvoy, Morgan Freeman, Angelina Jolie
Why coast through life....?