EarthWild animals and Robert Downey Jr. invade theaters.

In exactly one week, Hugh Jackman officially kicks off the summer blockbuster season with his turn as the titular rage-fueled, metal-clawed badass in 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine.'

But before the barrage of big-budget, action-oriented fare hits, there are a couple of more modestly-budgeted flicks not to be missed at the multiplex.

Read our takes on the visually stunning Disney doc 'Earth,' the Robert-Downey Jr.-Jamie Foxx drama 'The Soloist' and more of our editors' picks for the top movies in theaters this week.

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