Weekend Movies: 'Tower Heist' vs. 'Harold & Kumar Christmas'
Here's a sneak peek at what's opening in theaters this weekend, including the caper comedy "Tower Heist," starring Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy and Gabourey Sidibe; and "A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas," the third installment in the stoner series.
In Theaters Now (November)
'Tower Heist' (Nov. 4)
Who: Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy, Alan Alda, Matthew Broderick, Gabourey Sidibe, Michael Pena, Tea Leoni; directed by Brett RatnerWhat: When a group of hard working guys find out they've fallen victim to a wealthy business man's Ponzi scheme, they conspire to rob his high-rise residence.
'A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas' (Nov. 4)
Who: Kal Penn, John Cho, Neil Patrick Harris, Tom Lennon; directed by Todd Strauss-SchulsonWhat: Six years after their Guantanamo Bay adventure, stoner buds Harold Lee and Kumar Patel cause a holiday fracas by inadvertently burning down Harold's father-in-law's prize Christmas tree.