Comedy, horror and adventure aren’t just words singles use to describe the dating scene — they also nicely sum up the plotlines of the three new movies premiering at our local Marcus Theatres this week.

‘Hit & Run,’ which opens Wednesday, is the story of a couple on a fast-paced road trip that grows awkwardly complicated and hilarious when they’re chased by a friend from the past, a federal marshal and a band of misfits.

In ‘The Apparition,’ a parapsychology experiment gone awry creates a malevolent spirit that feeds on fear and torments a couple no matter where they run.

And ‘Premium Rush’ stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt as a daring bike messenger who’s unprepared for what happens after his last run of the day turns into a life-or-death chase through Manhattan.

Here’s a sneak peek.

‘Hit & Run’

Directed by: Dax Shepard
Starring: Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell, Bradley Cooper, Tom Arnold, Joy Bryant, Kristin Chenoweth
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‘The Apparition’

Directed by: Todd Lincoln
Starring: Ashley Greene, Sebastian Stan, Tom Felton
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‘Premium Rush’

Directed by: David Koepp
Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Shannon, Dania Ramirez, Jamie Chung, Lauren Ashley Carter
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