Weekend Movie Preview: June 24, 2011

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There are three great films set to hit theaters this weekend - an R-rated comedy starring Cameron Diaz, a Pixar sequel, and an indie film that sends a great message.

Bad Teacher - Bad Teacher follows a hilariously inappropriate teacher, Elizabeth (Cameron Diaz) who is only looking for a meal ticket.  She curses, smokes, and drinks without thinking twice about her students.  She soon sets her sights on a rich, handsome substitute teacher (Justin Timberlake).

Cars 2 - Lightning McQueen and Mater head overseas to compete in the first-ever World Grand Prix.  Mater is supposed to be there to help his friend, but he gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage, although he doesn't even know it.

Continue reading for one more opening in limited release.

A Better Life - A gardener from East L.A struggles to keep his son away from the bad influences in the area and create a better life for him by doing landscaping work for the city's wealthy land owners. Things get complicated when his truck is stolen and he can't go to the police because he is not legal.

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Cars 2 Quotes

Lightning McQueen: "How'd you like to come and see the world with me?"
Mater: "You mean it?!"

Mater: "What you got here that's free? How about that pistachio ice cream?"
Food Vendor: "No, no - wasabi."
Mater: "Oh same ole same ole. What's up with you? That looks delicious..."

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