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Santa Fe. Screens in 3-D only Es­pañola; Reel Deal, Los Alamos; Taos. (Not re­viewed) 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 doesn’t give enough at­ten­tion to the ro­mance an­gle. Ben Af­fleck di­rects (he does a nice job) and stars as the one mem­ber of a rob­bery crew who has a con­science. Jeremy Ren­ner is ex­cel­lent as the trig­ger-happy mem­ber of the gang. Rated R. 125 min­utes. Re­gal North, Santa Fe. (Robert Nott) UN­STOP­PABLE Den­zel Washington is a 28-year vet­eran en­gi­neer tu­tor­ing a first-day rookie (Chris Pine) on a Penn­syl­va­nia train when hell threat­ens to break loose, thanks to an un­manned run­away train. Martin Bom­back’s script fea­tures a slew of lik­able but flawed char­ac­ters all try­ing to do the right thing, and Tony Scott’s di­rec­tion is on the money when it comes to edit­ing, act­ing, and ac­tion. The per­form­ers give a con­stant sense of in­ten­sity to their char­ac­ters, but it wears thin af­ter a bit, and there’s a lot of corn sprin­kled into the pro­ceed­ings near the end. Still, it’s a good film that should ap­peal to all ages. Rated PG-13. 98 min­utes. Re­gal Sta­dium 14, Santa Fe; Dream­Catcher, Es­pañola; Sto­ry­teller, Taos. (Robert Nott) THE WAR­RIOR’S WAY Jang Dong-gun plays an as­sas­sin who gets tired of fight­ing nin­jas amid bam­boo shoots in The Ma­trix’s color pal­ette, so he heads to the Amer­i­can bad­lands and switches the film’s genre from sa­mu­rai to Western. Un­for­tu­nately for him, nin­jas have a ten­dency to fol­low you wher­ever you go. Kate Bos­worth, Danny Hus­ton, and Ge­of­frey Rush co-star. Rated R. 100 min­utes. Re­gal Sta­dium 14, Santa Fe; Dream­Catcher, Es­pañola. (Not re­viewed) VIS­UAL ACOUS­TICS: THE MOD­ERNISM OF JULIUS SHUL­MAN If you love the Mod­ernist homes built in the Case Study House pro­gram and oth­ers de­signed by ar­chi­tects such as Richard Neu­tra and Al­bert Frey in the mid­dle of the 20th cen­tury, you will find a bit of nir­vana in this doc­u­men­tary film by Eric Bricker. Nar­rated by Dustin Hoff­man, it fea­tures in­ter­views with other ar­chi­tects and crit­ics as well as seg­ments with Shul­man and scads of dy­namic vi­su­als. Not rated. 83 min­utes. CCA Cine­math­eque, Santa Fe. (Paul Wei­de­man)

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