05/25/2012 10:13 am ET

The Grown-Up's Guide To Summer Movies

"Moonrise Kingdom," the latest feature from offbeat indie director Wes Anderson, tracks the adventures of two precocious tweens—he smokes a pipe; she wears eye shadow. When it opens May 25, it will go head-to-head with "Men in Black 3," a big-budget, effects-laden spectacle starring Will Smith and Josh Brolin as secret agents battling 3-D aliens to save the universe from imminent ruin.

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