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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the GalaxyThe Hitchhickers's Guide to the Galaxy

3 stars (but just 2 stars for die-hard fans of the book)

Cast: Sam Rockwell, Mos Def, Zooey Deschanel, Martin Freeman, Helen Mirren, John Malkovich.

Director: Garth Jennings.

Length: 1 hour, 50 minutes.

Web site: www.

Theaters: Cary: Crossroads. Chapel Hill: Lumina. Timberlyne. Varsity. Durham: Southpoint. Willowdaile. Wynnsong. Garner: Towne Square. Morrisville: Park Place. Raleigh: Brier Creek. Carmike. Grande. Mission Valley. North Hills. Six Forks. Wakefield. Roxboro: Palace. Smithfield: Howell.

Rating: PG (thematic elements, action and mild language).