"Shorts" opens on August 21

Warner Brothers releases another fantasy-kid flick from the creator of SPY KIDS. The plot follows a boy who discovery of a rock that grants wishes, but things go wrong when local adults get hold of it. Can our young hero and his two new-found friends save the residents of Black Falls from themselves? The studio must be hoping that this colorful comic fantasy is not another SPEED RACER at the box office. Director: Robert Rodriguez. Stars: Jimmy Bennett, James Spader, Kat Dennings.