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Daniel Craig is the new James Bond in "Casino Royale."
Movies opening Friday:
: Daniel Craig takes over the iconic role of James Bond, in a movie on Agent 007's very first mission. MI6 wants him to spy on a terrorist in Madagascar, but when nothing goes as planned, Bond decides to independently track down the rest of the terrorist cell. It all comes down to a high-stakes poker game that could break the banker to the world's terrorist organizations. Judi Dench, Eva Green and Jeffrey Wright co-star. (PG-13)
"Happy Feet": This anticipated CG-animated movie features a young penguin named Mumble (voiced by Elijah Wood), searching for his soul mate. He is unfortunately the worst singer around ... but, boy, can he tap-dance! Is that enough to win him a love? Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, Robin Williams and Brittany Murphy round out the all-star voice cast. (G)
"Let's Go to Prison": A career criminal (Dax Shepard) gets his revenge when he finds himself in a prison cell with the son (Will Arnett) of the judge who sent him to jail. The criminal tries to make sure that his new buddy gets the full in-prison treatment, but his plans of sweet vengeance don't go as planned. (R)