Movie listings March 4-10
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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
Sat.-Sun. early show: 1:20
Daily showtimes: 4:00, 6:40, 9:20
When reporter Kim Baker’s life needs something more, she decides to 'shake it all up" by taking an assignment in a war zone. There, in the midst of chaos, she finds the strength she never knew she had. Directed by Glenn Ficarra, John Requa; Starring Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, Martin Freeman, Alfred Molina, Billy Bob Thornton. Rated R for pervasive language, some sexual content, drug use and violent war images/111m/.
Son of Saul
Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:55
Daily showtimes: 3:35, 6:15, 8:50
Acadmey Award winner: Best Foreign Language Film
In Hungarian, German, Yiddish with English subtitles.
October 1944, Auschwitz-Birkenau. Saul Ausländer is a Hungarian member of the Sonderkommando, the group of Jewish prisoners isolated from the camp and forced to assist the Nazis in the machinery of large-scale extermination. While working in one of the crematoriums, Saul discovers the body of a boy he takes for his son. As the Sonderkommando plans a rebellion, Saul decides to carry out an impossible task: save the child's body from the flames, find a rabbi to recite the mourner's Kaddish and offer the boy a proper burial. Directed by Laszlo Nemes; Starring Geza Rohrig, Levente Molnar, Urs Rechn, Todd Charmont, Sandor Zsoter, Marcin Czarnik. Rated R for disturbing violent content, and some graphic nudity/107m/F/SPC
Lady in the Van
Sat.-Sun early show: 1:10
Daily showtimes: 3:45, 6:25, 9:00
Alan Bennett's story is based on the true story of Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who "temporarily" parked her van in Bennett's London driveway and proceeded to live there for 15 years. What begins as a begrudged favor becomes a relationship that will change both their lives. Filmed on the street and in the house where Bennett and Miss Shepherd lived all those years. Directed by Nicholas Hytner; starring Maggie Smith, Jim Broadbent, James Corden, Alex Jennings, Frances De La Tour, Alan Bennett, Dominic Cooper. Rated PG-13 for a brief unsettling image/104m.
Sat.-Sun early show: 12:20
Daily showtimes: 6:00
Based on the true story of Jesse Owens, the legendary athletic superstar whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler’s vision of Aryan supremacy. Directed by Stephen Hopkins. Starring Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, Jeremy Irons, Carice van Houten, Shanice Banton, William Hurt. Rated PG-13 for thematic elements and language/134m.
Where to Invade Next
Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:10
Daily showtimes: 3:00, 5:50, 8:40
An expansive, hilarious, and subversive comedy in which Academy Award-winning director Michael Moore confronts the most pressing issues facing America today and finds solutions in the most unlikely places. An eye-opening call to arms to capture the American Dream and restore it in, of all places, America. Rated R for language, some violent images, drug use and brief graphic nudity/119m.
Daily showtimes: 3:20, 9:10
A Hollywood fixer (Josh Brolin) springs into action when a movie star (George Clooney) gets kidnapped and an actress becomes pregnant. Directed by Joel and Ethan Coen; also starring Alden Ehrenreich, Ralph Fiennes, Jonah Hill, Scarlett Johansson, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton, Channing Tatum. Rated PG-13 for some suggestive content and smoking/106m.
Ashland Street Cinemas
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Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:25, 1:15
Daily showtimes: 3:00, 3:35 (3-D) 5:25, 6:30, 8:50 (3-D)
The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other. Comprised of habitat neighborhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, it’s a melting pot where animals from every environment live together — a place where no matter what you are, from the biggest elephant to the smallest shrew, you can be anything. But when optimistic Officer Judy Hopps arrives, she discovers that being the first bunny on a police force of big, tough animals isn’t so easy. Determined to prove herself, she jumps at the opportunity to crack a case, even if it means partnering with a fast-talking, scam-artist fox, Nick Wilde, to solve the mystery. Directed by Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Jared Bush. Starring Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, J.K. Simmons, Idris Elba, Alan Tudyk, Tommy Chong, Octavia Spencer Rated PG for some thematic elements, rude humor and action/108m.
London Has Fallen
Sat.-Sun. early show: 1:00
Daily showtimes: 4:00, 6:20, 9:10
The story begins in London, where the British Prime Minister has passed away under mysterious circumstances. His funeral is a must-attend event for leaders of the Western world. However, what starts out as the most protected event on Earth turns into a deadly plot to kill the world's most powerful leaders, devastate every known landmark in the British capital, and unleash a terrifying vision of the future. Directed by Babak Najafi; Starring Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman, Alon Moni Aboutboul, Angela Bassett, Robert Forster, Jackie Earle Haley, Melissa Leo. Rated R for strong violence and language throughout/100m.
Gods of Egypt
Sat.-Sun. early show: 1:25
Daily showtimes: 4:20, 5:45, 8:40 (3-D)
The survival of mankind hangs in the balance as an unexpected mortal hero Bek (Brenton Thwaites) undertakes a thrilling journey to save the world and rescue his true love. In order to succeed, he must enlist the help of the powerful god Horus (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) in an unlikely alliance against Set (Gerard Butler), the merciless god of darkness, who has usurped Egypt's throne, plunging the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict. As their breathtaking battle against Set and his henchmen takes them into the afterlife and across the heavens, both god and mortal must pass tests of courage and sacrifice if they hope to prevail in the epic final confrontation. Directed by Alex Proyas. Rated PG-13 for fantasy violence and action, and some sexuality/127m.
Sat.-Sun. early shows: 12:10
Daily showtimes: 2:50, 8:05
The Biblical story of the Resurrection as told through the eyes of a nonbeliever. Clavius (Joseph Fiennes), a powerful Roman Military Tribune, and his aide Lucius (Tom Felton), are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in Jerusalem. Directed by Kevin Reynolds. Rated PG-13 for biblical violence including some disturbing images/107m.
Daily showtimes: 7:15 (except March 10), 9:30
Set in New England circa 1630, "The Witch" follows a farmer who gets cast out of his colonial plantation and is forced to move his family to a remote plot of land on the edge of an ominous forest rumored to be controlled by witches. Almost immediately, strange and unsettling things begin to happen — the animals turn violent, the crops fail and one of the children disappears, only to return seemingly possessed by an evil spirit. As suspicion and paranoia mount, everyone begins to point the finger at teenage daughter Thomasin. Directed by Robert Eggers. Starring Anya Taylor Roy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie, Harvey Scrimshaw, Ellie Grainger, Lucas Dawson. Rated R for disturbing violent content and graphic nudity/92m.
Sat.-Sun. early shows: 1:35
Daily showtimes: 4:10, 6:30, 6:45, 9:20
Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life. Directed by Tim Miller; starring Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, T.J. Miller, Gina Carano, Ed Skrein, Brianna Hildebrand. Rated R for strong violence and language throughout, sexual content and graphic nudity/107m.