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Personal Shopper

A ghost story exploring the ineffable

New This Week

Actor Martinez

A meta-movie about a struggling actor

All Nighter

A father searches for his daughter with the help of her ex-boyfriend

Beauty and the Beast

A live-action remake of the Disney film

The Belko Experiment

A gory social experiment gone wrong

CHIPS

The California Highway Patrol rides again

The Last Word

A young writer has to pen a woman's obituary before she dies

Life

Astronauts discover that a wall won't keep out a new alien life form

Power Rangers

A new generation of teens with superpowers must save the world

The Sense of an Ending

A man's past comes back to haunt him in the form of a letter

Slamma Jamma

Redemption through basketball

Song to Song

Malick takes on the Austin music scene (sort of)

T2 Trainspotting

The sequel to the 1996 classic

Wilson

A lonely curmudgeon finds out he has a daughter

First-Run Movies

Arrival

Introspective sci-fi drama packs a punch

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

A delightful return to the world of Harry Potter

Fences

Denzel Washington scores big in August Wilson's great American play

The Founder

Michael Keaton supersizes McDonald's

Get Out

A stellar racially charged horror comedy

Hidden Figures

True story of NASA's black women mathematicians

John Wick: Chapter 2

The body count increases exponentially in this new installment

Kedi

The cats of Istanbul shine in this affecting doc

Kong: Skull Island

The big ape is back

The LEGO Batman Movie

The Dark Knight returns to Legoland

Lion

An orphan's search for his birth mother gets an assist from Google Earth

Logan

Hugh Jackman sports those famous mutton chops for the final time

Mad Max: Fury Road

Glorious action cinema abounds on Fury Road

Manchester by the Sea

Casey Affleck shines in this heartfelt drama

Moana

Set sail for Disney's gorgeous new adventure

Monster Trucks

Boy meets monster, adventure ensues

Raw

A coming-of-age cannibal tale with teeth

The Red Turtle

Poetic beauty abounds in this animated gem

Rings

Japanese horror franchise reboot falls flat

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

The Force is strong with this one

The Shack

The spiritual journey of a tortured soul

Sing

Animated film about a koala who stages a singing competition

A United Kingdom

A film on love, race, and royalty

xXx: Return of Xander Cage

Vin Diesel returns to kickstart this action series

  • Attack on Titan: Part 1 (2015)

    Rated R, 99 min. Directed by Shinji Higuchi. Starring Haruma Miura, Kiko Mizuhara and Kanata Hongô.

    Humans fight Titans for survival in this two-part Japanese fantasy film. Part 2 screens March 29 & 30.

    7:30PM Alamo Drafthouse Village, 2700 W. Anderson, 512/861-7030

  • Empire of the Sun (1987)

    Rated PG, 153 min. Directed by Steven Spielberg. Starring Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson and Joe Pantoliano.

    A boy struggles to survive the Japanese invasion of Shanghai during World War II in this adaptation of J.G. Ballard's autobiographical novel.

    6:45PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/861-7020

  • Hot Air (2016)

    Not rated, 90 min. Directed by Derek Sieg. Starring Jere Burns, Matthew Gray Gubler and Schuyler Fisk.

    Austin Film Festival Presents: Jury Award: At his father's funereal, a young man is befriended by a man claiming to be a friend of his fathers. Life lessons ensue.

    7PM Violet Crown Cinema, 434 W. Second, 512/495-9600

  • Band of Angels (1957)

    Not rated, 125 min. Directed by Raoul Walsh. Starring Clark Gable, Yvonne De Carlo and Sidney Poitier.

    B-Movies and Bad History: Slavery on the Silver Screen: Join Dr. Dwight Watson, associate professor of history at Texas State University, and Winston G. Williams, executive director of Capital City Black Film Festival as they present this film about a privileged woman in the ante-bellum South who discovers that her mother was black.

    7PM Texas Spirit Theater at the Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 Congress, 512/936-8746

  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

    Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

    Rated PG, 118 min. Directed by Steven Spielberg. Starring Harrison Ford, Kate Capshaw and Dan Aykroyd.

    Classics: This prequel to Raiders is generally the least favorite among fans, although it tries to outdo the original in terms of cliffhangers and visual treats.

    7PM, 7:30PM Flix Brewhouse, 2200 S. I-35, 512/244-3549

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast (2017)

    Rated PG, 129 min. Directed by Bill Condon. Starring Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Kevin Kline, Emma Thompson, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Audra McDonald and Ian McKellen.

    Feast: Be the Alamo's guest as you dine on a four-course meal while enjoying the latest adaption of this beloved fairy tale. Read a full review of Beauty and the Beast.

    2:35PM, 3:25PM, 6PM, 7:25PM, 9:15PM, 9:45PM Alamo Drafthouse Lakeline, 14028 U.S. Hwy. 183 N., 512/861-7070

  • 2:25PM, 3:25PM, 4:30PM, 6PM, 9:15PM, 10:30PM Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter, 512/861-7060

    3:20PM, 3:55PM, 6:30PM, 9:40PM Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar, 1120 S. Lamar, 512/861-7040

    3:20PM, 9:55PM Alamo Drafthouse Village, 2700 W. Anderson, 512/861-7030

  • Castle of Blood (1964)

    Not rated, 87 min. Directed by Sergio Corbucci. Starring Barbara Steele, Georges Rivière and Margrete Robsahm.

    Terror Tuesday: A man takes a bet to spend the night in a haunted castle for money. But then Barbara Steele happens.

    10:20PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/861-7020

SPACES
BULLOCK MUSEUM IMAX

1800 Congress, 512/936-4629

  • "Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience" (2016)

    Rated G, 45 min. Directed by Terrence Malick. Narrated by Brad Pitt.

    Terrence Malick's first foray into documentary filmmaking is this decades-in-the-making history of the universe, and it's a visually magnificent achievement that's educational, as well.

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast (2017)

    Rated PG, 129 min. Directed by Bill Condon. Starring Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Kevin Kline, Emma Thompson, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Audra McDonald and Ian McKellen.

    This live-action reboot of Walt Disney Studio’s watershed 1991 animated film musical inspires both imagination and cynicism. But beneath the brilliance of its execution, a certain familiarity breeds contempt. Despite the updating of certain elements of the Disneyfied adaptation of the classic story, which now features a gay supporting character and a much darker third act, this is pretty much the same movie released by the same studio just a little more than a quarter of a century ago. The movie largely succeeds due to the guiding talent of director Bill Condon. As in the 1991 film, the centerpiece number here is “Be Our Guest,” a razzle-dazzler that pops off the screen. As for the titular romantic leads, both Watson and Stevens manage to make the roles their own. Without question, kids and their adults will love this critic-proof movie, regardless of the number of times they’ve already seen it before. Read a full review of Beauty and the Beast.

  • Wild Africa 3-D (2017)

    Not rated, 42 min. Directed by Patrick Morris and Neil Nightingale. Narrated by Helena Bonham Carter.

    Can't afford that African safari? Here's the next best thing.

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