Here's a sneak peek at what's in theaters this Memorial Day weekend, including those unlucky party pals, Stu (Ed Helms), Phil (Bradley Cooper) and Allen (Zach Galifinakis) in "The Hangover Part II," and the animated sequel "Kung Fu Panda 2," with Angelina Jolie, Jack Black and Dustin Hoffman.
UPDATE: Since opening Thursday, "The Hangover Part II" has taken in about $31.7 million.
In Theaters Now (May)
'Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides' (May 20)
Who: Johnny Depp, Penelope Cruz, Geoffrey Rush, Ian McShane; directed by Rob MarshallWhat: Capt. Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive Fountain of Youth, only to discover that Blackbeard and his daughter are after it, too.
'Midnight in Paris' (May 20)
Who: Rachel McAdams, Owen Wilson, Michael Sheen, Marion Cotillard; directed by Woody AllenWhat: A romantic comedy about a family traveling to Paris for business, including a young engaged couple (McAdams, Wilson), who are forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better.
'Bridesmaids' (May 13)
Who: Kristen Wiig, Rose Byrne, Maya Rudolph, Melissa McCarthy, Ellie Kemper, Wendi McLendon-Covey; directed by Paul FeigWhat: A comedy centered on two women (Wiig and Byrne) battling to plan their friend's wedding party.
'Hesher' (May 13)
Who: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Natalie Portman, Rainn Wilson, Devin Brochu; directed by Spencer SusserWhat: Hesher is a loner. He hates the world and everyone in it. He has long greasy hair and homemade tattoos. He is malnourished and smokes a lot of cigarettes. He likes fire and blowing things up. He lives in his van — until he meets TJ (Brochu).
'Priest' (May 13)
Who: Paul Bettany, Karl Urban, Maggie Q, Cam Gigandet; directed by Scott Charles StewartWhat: A priest disobeys church law to track down the vampires who kidnapped his niece.
'Everything Must Go' (May 13)
Who: Will Ferrell, Rebecca Hall, Laura Dern; directed by Dan RushWhat: When Nick loses his wife and his job in one day, he holds a yard sale on his front lawn in an attempt to start over. A new neighbor might be the key to helping him out.
'Thor' (May 6)
Who: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Anthony Hopkins, Idris Elba, Ray Stevenson, Kat Dennings, Stellan Skarsgard; directed by Kenneth BranaghWhat: "Thor," the latest Marvel comic book adaptation follows the powerful but arrogant warrior Thor (Hemsworth), who is stripped of his superpowers and cast out of the fantastic realm of Asgard to live on Earth. Once there, he warms up to his new environs and soon becomes the humans' defender when angry gods come calling.
'Something Borrowed' (May 6)
Who: Ginnifer Goodwin, Kate Hudson, John Krasinski, Colin Egglesfield; directed by Luke GreenfieldWhat: Friendships are tested and secrets come to the surface when single Rachel (Goodwin) admits she has a crush on her old law school pal Dex (Egglesfield) and things begin to heat up. This causes a problem since Dex is set to marry Rachel's best friend Darcy (Hudson).
'The Beaver' (May 6)
Who: Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster, Jennifer Lawrence, Anton Yelchin, Cherry Jones; directed by Jodie FosterWhat: A troubled husband and executive adopts a beaver hand-puppet as his sole means of communicating.
'Jumping the Broom' (May 6)
Who: Angela Bassett, Paula Patton,Laz Alonso, Loretta Devine, Meagan Good, Tasha Smith, Mike Epps, DeRay Davis; directed by Salim AkilWhat: Two very different families converge on Martha's Vineyard one weekend for a wedding.
'The Hangover Part II' (May 27)
Who: Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, ZZach Galifianakis, Justin Bartha, Liam Neeson; directed by Todd PhillipsWhat: Phil, Stu, Alan and Doug travel to Bangkok for Stu's wedding. And in what manner of mayhem will they find themselves in this time?
'Kung Fu Panda 2' (May 26)
Who: Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Seth Rogen, David Cross, Jackie Chan, Gary Oldman, Dustin Hoffman; directed by Jennifer YuhWhat: Po (Black) joins forces with a group of new kung-fu masters to take on an old enemy with a deadly new weapon.