In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'Rock of Ages,' 'That's My Boy' and More

1:39 PM PST 06/15/2012 by THR Staff
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Wondering which film to go see this weekend? Check out what THR's critics say about the movies opening Friday.

Tom Cruise and Adam Sandler hit the big screen in this weekend's two new major releases: Rock of Ages and That's My Boy, respectively.

PHOTOS: 'Rock of Ages' Premiere Features Tom Cruise and Julianne Hough, plus Josh Duhamel and Fergie in Costume

Meawnwhile, four other films that previously played atfestivals also are set to open Friday, including Your Sister's Sister, starring Emily Blunt and Rosemarie DeWitt, and The Woman in the Fifth, with Ethan Hawke.

Read what The Hollywood Reporter's film critics have to say about all the films opening this weekend, and find out how they are expected to perform at the box office.

Rock of Ages
Julianne Hough and Diego Boneta play the small-town girl and city boy in this tribute to '80s hair metal and the L.A. rock scene, with Tom Cruise, Alec Baldwin, Russell Brand, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Paul Giamatti and Mary J. Blige. Read David Rooney's review here.

That's My Boy
Adam Sandler plays a former reality TV star and Andy Samberg portrays his son in the comedy directed by Sean Anders. Read Justin Lowe's review here.

Your Sister's Sister (reviewed at the Toronto International Film Festival)
Following up "Humpday" with another low-rent charmer, Lynn Shelton moves from two- to three-character dynamics. Read John DeFore's review here.

The Woman in the Fifth (reviewed at Toronto)
Pawel Pawlikowski's art film stars Ethan Hawke as a troubled American who has fled to Paris in the wake of a scandal that cost him his job. Read John DeFore's review here.

Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present (reviewed at Sundance)
Matthew Akers' film is a personally revealing look at an artist most famous for maintaining stone-faced silence for three months. Read John DeFore's review here.

Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap (reviewed at Sundance)
Rapper Ice-T profiles hip-hop greats past and present. Read Justin Lowe's review here.

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