Which variety of claustrophobic terror do you prefer: being trapped in a college dorm room with a psycho roomie, or being trapped in a flooding, unexplored cave? Those are your wide-release movie choices this weekend.

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'The Roommate' (PG-13)

Starring:Leighton Meester, Minka Kelly, Cam Gigandet, Alyson Michalka, Danneel Harris
Directed by:Christian E. Christiansen
What's It About? To college student Kelly, freshman Meester seems like the perfect dormmate, until she turns all stalker-y and obsessive. And you thought midterms were scary.
Why Should You See It? Because you're a gal who's not into football and this is Super Bowl weekend? Because you want to see 'Gossip Girl' princess Meester unleash the crazy? Because everyone in college has had at least one roommate who was nutso?
You Might Like It If You Like:'Gossip Girl,''Obsessed,''Swimfan'
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