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THE TOWN At its best, this crime drama with a ro­man­tic sub­plot brings to mind the taut, tense heist scenes from clas­sic film noirs. It misses the mark a bit, though, be­cause of the script, which al­lows smart peo­ple to do stupid things a lit­tle too of­ten and be­cause the ro­mance an­gle isn’t given enough at­ten­tion. Ben Af­fleck di­rects and stars as the one mem­ber of a rob­bery crew who has a con­science. Jeremy Ren­ner is ex­cel­lent as the trig­ger­happy mem­ber of the gang. Rated R. 125 min­utes. Re­gal Sta­dium 14, Santa Fe. (Robert Nott) YOU AGAIN High-school ri­val­ries are re­newed for both Marni (Kris­ten Bell) and her mom (Jamie Lee Cur­tis) when Marni’s ri­val Joanna (Odette Yust­man) and her pas­sive-ag­gres­sive mom (Sigour­ney Weaver) show up in their lives again. Rated PG. 105 min­utes. Re­gal North, Santa Fe. (Not re­viewed) WAIT­ING FOR SU­PER­MAN Davis Guggen­heim gives the nation’s pub­lic-school sys­tem an F in his new doc­u­men­tary. The film mer­its an A for start­ing a di­a­logue, though whether it will have any im­pact be­yond that de­pends on how those with the power and in­sight to ef­fect change re­spond to it. When fo­cus­ing on the sto­ries of five chil­dren who are try­ing to es­cape the sys­tem, Guggen­heim scores in re­veal­ing the hu­man face be­hind the prob­lem. But he clut­ters the film with so many facts, fig­ures, and char­ac­ters that you’re left with a mul­li­gan stew of ed­u­ca­tional in­gre­di­ents that is hard to di­gest. Rated PG. 102 min­utes. Re­gal DeVargas, Santa Fe. (Robert Nott) WALL STREET: MONEY NEVER SLEEPS Greed is still good but not as good as it used to be in Gor­don Gekko’s re­turn. Michael Dou­glas nicely reprises his Os­car-win­ning role; the fine cast in­cludes Shia LaBeouf, Carey Mul­li­gan, Frank Lan­gella, and Josh Brolin; but the script doesn’t pack enough punch where it counts in the dra­mat­ics of the fi­nan­cial melt­down, and it doesn’t give Gekko enough solid ma­te­rial to re­store his for­mer rep­til­ian luster. Rated PG-13. 127 min­utes. Re­gal Sta­dium 14, Santa Fe. ( Jonathan Richards)

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