List of films and release dates in summer 2012
A scene from "Ice Age: Continental Drift," opening July 13. (Blue Sky Studios / 20th Century Fox / April 26, 2012)
When a high school's exacting principal orders a schoolwide drug test, the future valedictorian, who has just tried marijuana for the first time, schemes to cover his tracks. With Matt Bush, Sean Marquette, Adrien Brody and Michael Chiklis. Written by Eric Linthorst, John Stalberg Jr. and Stephen Susco. Directed by Stalberg. Anchor Bay Films
This documentary about the ubiquitous pink-ribbon campaign to support breast cancer research and awareness asks whether its focus has shifted from activism to consumerism. Directed by Lea Pool. First Run Features
A school of prehistoric flesh-eating fish return to terrorize a bustling summer water park. With Christopher Lloyd, Paul Scheer, Danielle Panabaker and David Hasselhoff. Written by Patrick Melton, Marcus Dunstan and Joel Soisson. Directed by John Gulager. In 3-D. The Weinstein Co.
Snow White and the Huntsman
A young woman threatens the reign of a wicked queen with her beauty and bravery in this re-imagining of the Snow White fairy tale. With Kristen Stewart, Charlize Theron and Chris Hemsworth. Written by Evan Daugherty, John Lee Hancock and Hossein Amini. Directed by Rupert Sanders. Universal Pictures
6 Month Rule
A bachelor follows a set of rules to avoid emotional attachment, until he meets a girl who changes everything. With Blayne Weaver, Natalie Morales, Patrick J. Adams and Jaime Pressly. Written and directed by Weaver. Abramorama.
In 1890s Paris, a rogue uses his wits and powers of seduction to climb from poverty to wealth and influence. With Robert Pattinson, Uma Thurman, Kristin Scott Thomas and Christina Ricci. Written by Rachel Bennette. Directed by Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerod. Magnolia Pictures
A 29-year-old woman leans on her close friends and tries to regain her footing when her longtime boyfriend dumps her three weeks before their wedding. With Greta Gerwig, Zoe Lister-Jones and Joel Kinnaman. Written by Lister-Jones and Daryl Wein. Directed by Wein. Fox Searchlight Pictures
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
In this animated film, a group of animals trying to return to their home in a New York zoo get waylaid in Europe, where they join a traveling circus. With the voices of Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer and Jada Pinkett Smith. Written by Noah Baumbach. Directed by Eric Darnell, Conrad Vernon and Tom McGrath. Paramount Pictures
Nobody Else But You
A bestselling French crime novelist suffering from writer's block investigates the presumed suicide of a local beauty. With Jean-Paul Rouve, Sophie Quinton and Guillaume Gouix. Written and directed by Gerald Hustache-Mathieu. In French with English subtitles. First Run Features