Movie listings: Nov. 13-19
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Sat.-Sun. early shows: 12:00
Daily showtimes: 3:00, 6:00, 9:00
In 2010, the eyes of the world turned to Chile, where 33 miners had been buried alive by the catastrophic explosion and collapse of a 100-year-old gold and copper mine. Over the next 69 days, an international team worked night and day in a desperate attempt to rescue the trapped men as their families and friends, as well as millions of people globally, waited and watched anxiously for any sign of hope. Directed by Patricia Riggen; Starring Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro, Juliette Binoche, James Brolin, Lou Diamond Philipps, Bob Gunton, Gabriel Byrne. Rated PG-13 for a disaster sequence and some language/128m.
Sat.-Sun. early shows: 12:30
Daily showtimes: 3:10, 5:50, 8:30
The foot soldiers of the early feminist movement were women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal state. Directed by Sarah Gavron; Starring Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, Meryl Streep, Brendan Gleeson, Anne-Marie Duff, Ben Whishaw, Romola Garai, Natalie Press. Rated PG-13 for some intense violence, thematic elements, brief strong language and partial nudity/106m.
Sat.-Sun. early shows: 12:40
Daily showtimes: 6:20
The incredible true story of Mary Mapes, an award-winning CBS News journalist and Dan Rather’s producer, who broke the Abu-Ghraib prison abuse story, among others. In 2004, Mapes and Rather uncovered that a sitting US president may have been AWOL from the United States National Guard for over a year during the Vietnam War. When the story blew up in their face, the ensuing scandal ruined Dan Rather’s career, nearly changed a US Presidential election, and almost took down all of CBS News in the process. Directed by James Vanderbilt; starring Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford, Topher Grace, Elisabeth Moss, Dennis Quaid. Rated R for language and a brief nude photo/125m.
Daily showtimes: 3:30, 9:10
Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter. Directed by Danny Boyle; starring Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, Jeff Daniels, Katherine Waterston, Michael Stuhlbarg. Rated R for language/122m.
Bridge of Spies
Sat.-Sun. early shows: 1:55
Daily showtimes: 5:10, 8:20
Brooklyn lawyer James Donovan finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot. Screenwriters Matt Charman and Ethan Coen & Joel Coen have woven this remarkable experience in Donovan’s life into a story inspired by true events that captures the essence of a man who risked everything and vividly brings his personal journey to life. Directed by Steven Spielberg; starring Tom Hanks, Amy Ryan, Alan Alda. Rated PG-13 for some violence and brief strong language/142m.
Daily showtimes: 4:00, 9:20
Chef Adam Jones (Bradley Cooper) had it all, and lost it. A two-star Michelin rockstar with the bad habits to match, the former enfant terrible of the Paris restaurant scene did everything different every time out, and only ever cared about the thrill of creating explosions of taste. To land his own kitchen and that third elusive Michelin star though, he’ll need the best of the best on his side, including the beautiful Helene (Sienna Miller). Directed by John Wells; also starring Omar Sy, Daniel Brühl, Matthew Rhys, Uma Thurman, Emma Thompson. Rated R for language throughout/100m.
Sat.-Sun. early shows: 1:10
Daily showtimes: 6:30
Ben Whittaker (Robert De Niro), a 70-year-old widower, has discovered that retirement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin (Anne Hathaway). Directed by Nancy Meyers. Rated PG-13 for some suggestive content and brief strong language/121m.
Ashland Street Cinemas
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Love the Coopers
Sat.-Sun. early shows: 1:15
Daily showtimes: 3:50, 6:35, 9:15
The Cooper clan has four generations of extended family coming together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration. As the evening unfolds, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn to night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising rediscovery of family bonds and the spirit of the holiday. Directed by Jessie Nelson; Starring Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Ed Helms, Diane Keaton, Jake Lacy, Anthony Mackie, Amanda Seyfried, June Squibb, Marisa Tomei, Olivia Wilde. Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, language and some sexuality/107m.
Sat.-Sun. early shows: 12:10, 2:10
Daily showtimes: 5:35, 8:10, 9:00
A cryptic message from the past sends James Bond on a rogue mission to Mexico City and eventually Rome. Bond infiltrates a secret meeting and uncovers the existence of the sinister organization known as SPECTRE. Directed by Sam Mendes; Starring Daniel Craig, Monica Bellucci, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw, Naomi Harris, Christoph Waltz, Lea Seydoux, Rory Kinnear, Andrew Scott. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of action and violence, some disturbing images, sensuality and language/148m.
The Peanuts Movie
Sat.-Sun. early shows: 11:50 (3D), 2:00
Daily showtimes: 2:00, 4:25, 6:50, 9:10 (3D)
Charlie Brown, the world’s most beloved underdog, embarks upon an epic and heroic quest, while his best pal, the lovable beagle Snoopy, takes to the skies to pursue his arch-nemesis, the Red Baron. Directed by Steve Martino; Starring Noah Schnapp, Hadley Belle Miller, AJ Tecce, Noah Johnston, Venus Schultheis, Alexander Garfin, Francesca Capaldi, Mar Mar. Rated G/93m (including a 5m short).
Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:20
Daily showtimes: 3:05 (except Nov. 18), 6:10 (except Nov. 18-19), 8:50
Upset about moving from a big city to a small town, teenager Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets the beautiful girl, Hannah, living right next door. Zach learns that Hannah has a mysterious dad who is revealed to be R. L. Stine (Jack Black), the author of the bestselling Goosebumps series. It turns out the monsters that his books made famous are real, and Stine protects his readers by keeping them locked up in their books. When Zach unintentionally unleashes the monsters from their manuscripts and they begin to terrorize the town, it’s suddenly up to Stine, Zach, and Hannah to get all of them back in the books where they belong. Directed by Rob Letterman; starring Jack Black, Dylan Minnette, Odeya Rush. Rated PG for scary and intense creature action and images, and for some rude humor/103m.
Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:00
Daily showtimes: 3:00, 5:45, 8:40 (except Nov. 18-19)
During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. Millions of miles away, NASA and a team of international scientists work tirelessly to bring “the Martian” home, while his crewmates concurrently plot a daring, if not impossible, rescue mission Directed by Ridley Scott; also starring Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Jeff Daniels, Michael Pena, Kate Mara, Sean Bean, Sebastian Stan, Aksel Hennie, Chiwetel Ejiofor. Rated PG-13 for some strong language, injury images, and brief nudity/141m.