>FROM UP ON POPPY HILL
Famed Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki wrote this tale of youngsters who fall in love as they try to save their clubhouse. His son Goro directed it. Poppy Hill is less inspired than the older Miyazaki’s solo work, but still sweet. 
OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN
This thriller about terrorists attacking the White House is less fun than you’d think (beware the 9/11 allusions). Things improve when Gerard Butler steps up to save the day as a secret service superhero.