This weekend's film releases in the US: another apocalyptic film, Paul Bettany does a double shift

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English actor Paul Bettany can be seen in two of the new movie releases in the US the weekend of January 22 -- one an apocalyptic tale, the other a biography of evolutionary scientist Charles Darwin.

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English actor Paul Bettany can be seen in two of the new movie releases in the US the weekend of January 22 - one an apocalyptic tale, the other a biography of evolutionary scientist Charles Darwin.

Tooth Fairy
This comedy fantasy stars popular family film star, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson ( Race to Witch Mountain) as a hockey player gone good. Known for knocking out molars and bicuspids on the ice, he tries to be a Tooth Fairy for kids with lost teeth, in an effort to redeem himself and save the fairy kingdom. Also stars Ashley Judd ( Frida), Julie Andrews, and comic Billy Crystal.
www.toothfairy-movie.com/

Legion
A modern take on yet another apocalyptic film of biblical proportions with angels and demons in a battle to set the earth straight. This time, Paul Bettany, known for playing the albino monk in The Da Vinci Code, plays the archangel Michael who fights winged monsters. Also stars Dennis Quaid ( G.I. Joe: the Rise of Cobra, The Day After Tomorrow) as his unlikely human soldier.
http://legionmovie.com/

Extraordinary Measures
Based on a true story, this drama centers on a couple who, in seeking a cure for their children's rare genetic disorder, track down an innovative but controversial researcher. It stars Harrison Ford, Brendan Fraser ( The Mummy films) and Keri Russell (who will be the voice of the upcoming Wonder Woman). http://extraordinarymeasuresthemovie.com/

Creation
The story of British naturalist Charles Darwin and the making of his revolutionary theory of evolution found in The Origin of Species. The film explores how the theory conflicted with the religious beliefs of his wife, and how he seeks to reconcile her to his world view. Starring Paul Bettany ( The Young Victoria) and Jennifer Connelly ( A Beautiful Mind) as the esteemed couple; the actors are also married to each other off screen. In limited release, it will find its audience.
www.creationthemovie.com/

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