Reviews of the latest movies in stores, including ''Dark Tide,'' ''Pariah,'' and more

Dark Tide (2012, PG-13)
Halle Berry, Olivier Martinez Berry plays a bikini-clad shark expert who’s conned by a sleazy millionaire thrill-seeker. A great white dud. (Also on iTunes) C-

Pariah (2011, R)
Adepero Oduye, Pernell Walker A powerful drama about a Brooklyn teenager coming out as a lesbian. A

Contraband (2012, R)
Mark Wahlberg, Ben Foster Surprisingly slick trash with Wahlberg as a smuggler in Panama. (Also on iTunes) B

The Innkeepers (2012, R)
Sarah Paxton, Kelly McGillis Effective indie chiller set in a haunted New England hotel. B+

Coming Soon
New Year’s Eve (2011, PG-13)
Katherine Heigl, Ashton Kutcher A star-studded roundelay about finding love as the ball drops. B- 5/1

Joyful Noise (2012, PG-13)
Dolly Parton, Queen Latifah Could there possibly be room enough for two platinum-piped divas in one Georgia church choir? Don’t bet on it, folks. B- 5/1

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