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  • Sahara - The spawn of Michael Eisner's loins (ew - we can't believe we went there) directs "real-life loves!" Matthew McConaughey and Penelope Cruz in a boom-crash big-budget adaptation of Clive Cussler's novel. Steve Zahn cashes check, tries to stay out of the way.
  • Kung Fu Hustle - "a kung fu parody that's also a terrific kung fu movie."
  • Eros - A cinephile's wet dream: A triptych of films by Michelangelo Antonioni, Wong Kar Wai and Steven Soderbergh. Word on the street is, Wong's section is radiant, Soderbergh's is watchable, and Antonioni ... should be happy Red Desert still makes the rep circuit.
  • A Hole in My Heart - Lukas Moodysson, the reigning Bright Young Star of Swedish Cinema, delves into the world of amateur hardcore. The NY Times says its "a movie teeming with ugly images, grotesque behavior and the sort of anguished insights into the human condition that will be familiar to anyone who read Céline at too tender an age and wept copious tears while listening to Joy Division." Sign me up.
  • Fever Pitch: We already did this. Try to keep up.
  • Eating In: If you loved From Justin to Kelly, you'll ... oh, never mind. This campy sex farce sounds like a mess, but American Idol's Jim Verraros is in it.