Opening Friday

"Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia" (NR): The late outspoken liberal who fearlessly took on critics and American policy is profiled. (Opens in Berkeley and S.F.)

"How to Train Your Dragon 2": Hiccup (voiced by Jay Baruchel) and his friendly dragon Toothless return for an animated sequel to the blockbuster hit. (Opens wide)

"Obvious Child" (R): A comedian (Jenny Slate) loses her job, gets jilted, discovers she's pregnant and must make an important decision in a dramedy written and directed by Gillian Robespierre. (Opens in Berkeley and S.F.)

"The Signal" (PG-13): A road trip goes awry for three college students once they start looking for a hacker. (Opens wide)

"Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon" (NR): Mike Myers directs this documentary about music manager and Hollywood insider Shep Gordon. (Opens in S.F.)

"22 Jump Street" (R): Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill reprise their undercover cops roles, but this time they're impersonating college students. (Opens wide)

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"We Are the Best!" (NR): Two teenage girls without much musical talent launch a punk rock band in 1980s Stockholm, and later decide to take it up a notch.