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Greg Kinnear, left, plays the coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, who sees the promise in an untrained Vince Papale (Mark Wahlberg) in "Invincible."
Movies opening Friday:
: The comedy troupe Broken Lizard's latest movie is about a group of American friends who stumble upon a secret centuries-old beer-drinking championship in Germany. (R)
"How to Eat Fried Worms": Based on the popular children's book about a new kid who bets the school bully that he can eat 10 worms in a day. (PG)
"Idlewild": OutKast's Antwan "Big Boi" Patton and André "Andre 3000" Benjamin play childhood friends who run a Southern speakeasy in this Prohibition-era musical. The glitzy extravaganza features dance sequences choreographed by Tony winner Hinton Battle. (R)
"Invincible": Mark Wahlberg takes on the role of real-life zero-to-hero Vince Papale, a 30-year-old substitute teacher and part-time bartender who was plucked out of obscurity at an open tryout for the Philadelphia Eagles and won a spot on the team in 1976 as a wide receiver. Greg Kinnear and Elizabeth Banks co-star. (PG)
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