Sneak Preview: 'Iron Man 2' and other new movies

Al Alexander

IRON MAN 2

Robert Downey Jr. returns to the scene of his greatest box-office triumph to do battle with fellow reclamation project Mickey Rourke and Scarlett Johansson in this sequel to the surprise 2008 blockbuster.

PLEASE GIVE

Nobody makes movies about women better than Nicole Holofcener. In films from “Walking and Talking” to “Friends With Money,” her observations are sharp, deep and true. And this one, about five morally conflicted women (Catherine Keener, Rebecca Hall, Amanda Peet, Sarah Steele and Ann Morgan Guilbert) representing three generations might be her best yet.

BABIES

Just in time for Mother’s Day comes this adorable documentary from Thomas Balmès about four babies – each from a different corner of the world – and their exciting first months of life.

THE EXPLODING GIRL

The fast-rising Zoe Kazan, the scene stealer from "Revolutionary Road" and "It's Complicated," plays an epileptic college student dealing with coming-of-age issues in New York City.

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