new this week for Aug. 2, 2012

Capsule reviews of films opening this week:

August 2, 2012 

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“TOTAL RECALL” (PG-13): Colin Farrell takes over from Arnold Schwarzenegger in this new retelling of the Philip K. Dick story about a man whose memories may be not his own. Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel and Bryan Cranston co-star for director Len Wiseman (“Underworld”), who must try to top the wonderful excesses of Paul Verhoeven’s film.

“DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: DOG DAYS” (PG): This adaptation of the fourth book in Jeff Kinney’s popular series follows best pals Greg (Zachary Gordon) and Rowley (Robert Capron) as they figure out what to do with themselves during summer break.

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