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In this film image released by Sony Pictures, Andrew Garfield is shown in a scene from "The Amazing Spider-Man," set for release on July 3, 2012.

Big summer movies of 2012

Movies to keep and eye out for this summer.

Delores (Tika Sumpter), Sister (Carmen Ejogo) and Sparkle
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Delores (Tika Sumpter), Sister (Carmen Ejogo) and Sparkle (Jordin Sparks) in TriStar Pictures "Sparkle," directed by Salim Akil. In Theaters Aug. 17, 2012

In this film image released by Sony Pictures,
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In this film image released by Sony Pictures, Andrew Garfield is shown in a scene from "The Amazing Spider-Man," set for release on July 3, 2012.

Kay Soames (Meryl Streep) and Arnold Soames (Tommy
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Kay Soames (Meryl Streep) and Arnold Soames (Tommy Lee Jones) in Columbia Pictures' "Hope Springs."

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Colin Farrell stars in Columbia Pictures'
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Colin Farrell stars in Columbia Pictures' "Total Recall," directed by Len Wiseman.

Tom Cruise as Stacee Jaxx in Warner Bros.
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Tom Cruise as Stacee Jaxx in Warner Bros. Pictures' and New Line Cinema's rock musical "Rock of Ages."

Benjamin Walker, as Abraham Lincoln, in
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Benjamin Walker, as Abraham Lincoln, in "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" directed by Timur Bekmambetov. In Theaters June 22, 2012.

Melman the Giraffe (David Schwimmer), Alex the Lion
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Melman the Giraffe (David Schwimmer), Alex the Lion (Ben Stiller), Marty the Zebra (Chris Rock) and Gloria the Hippo (JadaPinkett Smith) go undercover in Monaco on a search for the Penguins in DreamWorks Animation's "Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted," to be released by Paramount Pictures.

Tommy Lee Jones, left, and Will Smith in
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Tommy Lee Jones, left, and Will Smith in Columbia Pictures' "Men in Black 3," directed by Barry Sonnenfeld. In Theaters May 25, 2012.

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Sacha Baron Cohen stars in
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Sacha Baron Cohen stars in "The Dictator" directed by Larry Charles. In theaters on May 2012.

A photo from Warner Bros. Pictures' and Village
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A photo from Warner Bros. Pictures' and Village Roadshow Pictures' gothic comedy "Dark Shadows."

In this film image released by Disney, Iron
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In this film image released by Disney, Iron Man, portrayed by Robert Downey Jr., left, and Captain America, portrayed by Chris Evans, are shown in a scene from "The Avengers."

In this film publicity image released by Universal
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In this film publicity image released by Universal Pictures, from left, John Tui, Taylor Kitsch and Rihanna are shown in a scene from "Battleship."

Kristen Stewart as Snow White in the epic
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Kristen Stewart as Snow White in the epic action-adventure "Snow White and the Huntsman."

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In this film image released by Disney-Pixar, Merida,
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In this film image released by Disney-Pixar, Merida, voiced by Kelly Macdonald, is shown in a scene from "Brave."

Michael Fassbender makes a discovery that could have
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Michael Fassbender makes a discovery that could have world-changing consequences in "Prometheus" directed by Ridley Scott. In theaters June 8, 2012.

Christian Bale as Batman in Warner Bros. Pictures'
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Christian Bale as Batman in Warner Bros. Pictures' and Legendary Pictures' action thriller "The Dark Knight Rises," a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

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