Reviews of the latest movies in stores, including ''Heaven's Gate,'' ''Nitro Circus,'' and others

By EW Staff
November 23, 2012 at 05:00 AM EST

Heaven’s Gate (1980, R)

Kris Kristofferson, Christopher Walken Michael Cimino’s notorious box office disaster courts reappraisal on a new Criterion Blu-ray. B+

Nitro Circus (2012, PG-13)

Travis Pastrana A band of extreme-sports adrenaline junkies do bonkers stuff you should not attempt at home. Think of it as a slightly less bawdy Jackass. B-

Bay of Blood (1971, R)

Claudine Auger, Luigi Pistilli Before Halloween and Friday the 13th, there was Mario Bava’s Italian slasher classic — the granddaddy of the modern teen body-count flick. (Available on Netflix instant viewing) B+

Coming Soon
Paranorman (2012, PG)

Kodi Smit-McPhee, Casey Affleck A mildly diverting animated fright flick about a kid who can see ghosts. Boo! B 11/27

Lawless (2012, R)

Shia LaBeouf, Tom Hardy Bootlegging brothers run moonshine and raise bloody hell in Prohibition-era Virginia. B 11/27