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CHONDA PIERCE: LAUGHING IN THE DARK – NR – Documentary – The story of Christian comedian Chonda Pierce. 135 min.
TCM PRESENTS DRACULA – NR – Horror – Here’s the 1931 classic starring Bela Lugosi as the most famous blood-sucker in history. 85 min.
ED SHEERAN X TOUR – NR – Music – Ed Sheeran concert at Wembley Stadium. 150 min.
JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS – PG – Adventure/Fantasy – A small town girl goes from Internet star to global
sensation. 118 min.
THE LAST WITCH HUNTER – PG13 – Action/Fantasy – Vin Diesel plays some badass who destroys witches. 106 min.
LINCOLN CENTER: ALVIN AILEY INCL. REVELATIONS – NR – Performing Arts – See the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater put on four performances. 185 min.
STEVE JOBS – R – Biography/Drama – Michael Fassbender portrays the powerful, mercurial boss of Apple. 122 min.
BLACK MASS – R – Crime/Drama – Johnny Depp plays Whitey Bulger, a violent South Boston gangster who turned FBI informant to go after the Mafia. 122 min.
BRIDGE OF SPIES – PG13 – Drama – Tom Hanks stars in this Cold War story as an American lawyer tasked with getting a spyplane pilot released from the Soviet Union. Directed by Steven Spielberg. 142 min.
CRIMSON PEAK – R – Drama/Horror – An aspiring writer dealing with tragedy finds herself in a haunted house. 119 min.
EVEREST – PG13 – Adventure/Thriller – A snow storm messes up an Everest climbing expedition. 121 min.
GOOSEBUMPS – PG – Action/Comedy – A teen joins up with the daughter of author R. L. Stine (Jack Black) when Stine’s imaginary demons descend on their town. How wonderfully post-modern. 103 min.
HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2 – PG – Animation/Family – Dracula and his friends try to help his (Dracula’s) half-human grandson because of some weird hotel politics. Stars Selena Gomez, Andy Samberg and Adam Sandler. 89 min.
THE MARTIAN – PG13 – Action/Sci-Fi – Matt Damon plays an astronaut who accidentally gets left on Mars, then has to survive and find a way to tell Earth he’s still there. Also stars Jessica Chastain. 141 min.
MAZE RUNNER: THE SCORCH TRIALS – PG13 – Action/Thriller – The Gladers may have escaped the Maze, but now they have negotiate their way across a desolate landscape. 131 min.
PAN – PG – Adventure/Fantasy – Everyone loves prequels, right? Good, because here’s that Peter Pan prequel you didn’t know you wanted. Stars Levi Miller as 12-year-old Peter and a bunch of other adults you’ve probably heard of. 111 min.
ROCK THE KASBAH – R – Comedy – A has-been music manager (Bill Murray) discovers a brilliant teenage vocalist while on tour in Afghanistan. 100 min.
A WALK IN THE WOODS – R – Adventure – Two old friends reconnect by hiking the Appalachian Trail together. Stars Nick Nolte, Robert Redford and Emma Thompson. 104 min.
THE WALK – PG – Biography/Drama – The story of Philippe Petit (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), who in 1974 walked a high wire between the World Trade Center towers. See this week’s film review. 123 min.
WOODLAWN – PG – Drama – A high school football player must also deal with racial tensions, on and off the field. 123 min.
90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN – PG13 – Drama – A man gets into a bad car crash and is pronounced dead, but then comes back to life 90 minutes later and claims he was in heaven. Stars Kate Bosworth and that guy who played Anakin Skywalker. 121 min
LEARNING TO DRIVE – R – Comedy/Romance – A woman in New York takes driving lessons from a Sikh man while both go through marital troubles. 90 min.
SICARIO – R – Action/Crime – A do-gooder FBI agent fights in the U.S./Mexico drug war. Stars Emily Blunt and Benicio Del Toro. 121 min.