Happening This Week – 6/5


“Prometheus” – In theaters Friday, this much-anticipated film from director Ridley Scott follows a team of explorers on a journey to a distant planet with strange ties to mankind’s origins. Stars Michael Fassbender and Charlize Theron.


Pikmin 2 – On sale today, the rare Gamecube-era classic Pikmin 2 comes to the Nintendo Wii along with new controls specifically enhanced for the Wiimote. Exclusively for Wii. – $50.


“Lex Hives” by The Hives – Swedish rock band The Hives returns with its fifth studio album “Lex Hives.” A special deluxe version (digital download only) includes a number of bonus tracks produced by Queens of the Stone Age front man Josh Homme.


“Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted” – In theaters Friday, Ben Stiller, Jada Pinkett Smith and Chris Rock return to voice the iconic animated characters of the “Madagascar” series in this third installment.


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