Much Ado About Nothing (PG-13), Pleasant Valley Branch

This all-star cast includes Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh, Michael Keaton, Denzel Washington, and Keanu Reeves.  As the young lovers, Hero and Claudio, prepare for their wedding, the two pass the time by conspiring to set a "lover's trap" for Benedick, an arrogant confirmed bachelor, and Beatrice, his favorite sparring partner. Meanwhile, the malicious Don Jon conspires to break up the wedding by accusing Hero of infidelity.  In the end, this series of events amounts to much ado about nothing.

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The Taming of the Shrew (NR), Pleasant Valley Branch

Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton star as Katharina and Petruchio in this adaptation of William Shakespeare's beloved comedy, The Taming of the Shew.  A poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona, Petruchio, is in search for a wealthy wife.  He discovers Katharina, the fiery and strong-willed beauty, who leads Petruchio on a merry chase before he successfully dodges all her attempts to avoid marriage.  Their honeymoon develops into a humorous battle of wit as the two become embattled in a wager in which Petruchio must prove his wife the most obedient.  But in reality, Kate has found a more ef

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