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Music

Ringo Starr: 'Liverpool 8' -- Brand-new studio album from ex-Beatle Ringo Starr. "Liverpool 8" features 12 new tracks written and produced by Ringo Starr and Dave Stewart (The Eurythmics).

Premières

'Mad Money' -- A comedy about three ordinary women who form an unlikely friendship and decide to do something extraordinary -- rob one of the most secure banks in the world. Stars Diane Keaton, Queen Latifah, Katie Holmes and Ted Danson. Rated PG-13. Opens Friday.

'Cloverfield' -- Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most surreal event of their lives. Rated PG-13. Opens Friday.

'27 Dresses' -- A young woman (Katherine Heigl) who has made a career out of being a bridesmaid but never a bride faces her worst nightmare when her sister (Malin Akerman) becomes engaged to the man of her dreams (Ed Burns). Luckily, the wedding brings around the man (James Marsden) who will change her bridesmaid status for good. Rated PG-13. Opens Friday.

DVDs

'Mr. Woodcock' -- Taken aback by his mother's wedding announcement, a young man (Sean William Scott) returns home in an effort to stop her (Susan Sarandon) from marrying his old high school gym teacher (Billy Bob Thornton), a man who made high school hell for generations of students.

'She's Gotta Have It' -- Spike Lee made his mark in the world of independent films with his debut feature, on a budget of less than $200,000. Lee also appears in the film as Mars Blackmon, who would go on to gain greater fame with Michael Jordan in the Nike shoe commercials. Due out Tuesday.

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