[cnn-photo-caption image= http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2009/images/12/31/art.avatar.gi.jpg caption="The Obama family is watching 'Avatar' Thursday."](CNN) - Presidents go to the movies too.
Obama aides confirm the first family Thursday is catching the season's biggest hit: Avatar.
CNN's Ed Henry reports the family and their friends have the theater to themselves and are watching the 3-D version.
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