Published : Friday, 08 Feb 2013, 12:44 PM EST
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - Aaron Lafferty, eightWest movie blogger, stopped by the eightWest studio for his FridayFlix. If you plan to hit the theaters this weekend here are his recommendations.
"Side Effects" - Rated R
Plot: Emily and Martin are a successful New York couple whose world unravels when a new drug prescribed by Emily's psychiatrist - intended to treat anxiety - has unexpected side effects.
Stars: Rooney Mara, Channing Tatum, Jude Law, Catherine Zeta-Jones
"Identity Thief" - Rated R
Plot: When a mild-mannered businessman learns his identity has been stolen, he hits the road in an attempt to foil the thief -- a trip that puts him in the path of a deceptively harmless-looking woman.
Stars: Jason Bateman, Melissa McCarthy, John Cho, Amanda Peet
"Quartet" - Rated PG-13
Plot: At a home for retired musicians, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday is disrupted by the arrival of Jean, an eternal diva and the former wife of one of the residents.
Stars: Maggie Smith, Michael Gambon, Billy Connolly
"Top Gun" in IMAX 3D - Rated PG
Plot: As students at the Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young flyer learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom.
Stars: Tom Cruise, Tim Robbins, Kelly McGillis
Oscar Nominated film back in theaters!
"Argo" - Rated R
Plot: As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.
Stars: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Alan Arkin
Oscar Nominated film now out on DVD
"Flight" - Rated R
Plot: An airline pilot saves a flight from crashing, but an investigation into the malfunctions reveals something troubling.
Stars: Denzel Washington, Brian Geraghty, Kelly Reilly, Bruce Greenwood, John Goodman, Don Cheadle, Melissa Leo, Tamara Tunie, Nadine Velazquez
For full reviews and more movie recommendations, visit Aaron's blog or his YouTube page .
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