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Not much to recommend with this week's openings, but there are plenty of fine films out there, including the acclaimed coming-of-age film Moonlight.
New This Week

The Autopsy of Jane Doe

Strange things are afoot in the morgue

The Bye Bye Man

A group of teens unleash the bogeyman

Live by Night

Ben Affleck directs and stars in this period gangster drama

Monster Trucks

Boy meets monster, adventure ensues

Patriots Day

The hunt for the Boston Marathon bombers


A shady cop searches for his kidnapped son

Underworld: Blood Wars

Vampires vs. werewolves (again)

First-Run Movies

The Accountant

Math, mayhem, and murder abound in this somewhat confusing thriller


WWII espionage thriller can't hold a candle to Casablanca


Introspective sci-fi drama packs a punch

Assassin's Creed

Popular video game series hits the screen

Doctor Strange

The Doctor is out, far out

The Eagle Huntress

Real-life heroine soars above tradition

The Edge of Seventeen

Teen dramedy gets the growing pains right


Riveting yet perplexing, this psychological thriller is a stunner

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

A delightful return to the world of Harry Potter


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

Hacksaw Ridge

A pacifist goes to war in Mel Gibson's brutal film

The Handmaiden

A stylish and alluring love triangle

Hidden Figures

True story of NASA's black women mathematicians


Demon possession thriller

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

Tom Cruise isn't having any fun in this boilerplate actioner


A portrait of the First Lady in the aftermath of JFK's assassination

La La Land

This bittersweet musical will make your heart soar


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

Manchester by the Sea

Casey Affleck shines in this heartfelt drama

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Tim Burton directs this film adaptation of the creepy kids' favorite


Set sail for Disney's gorgeous new adventure

A Monster Calls

A beast helps a boy through tough times


There's magic in this Moonlight

Nocturnal Animals

A dark meditation on regret and revenge

Office Christmas Party

Workplace comedy lacks the laughs

One Piece Film: Gold

Japanese anime insanity

Ouija: Origin of Evil

This horror sequel is vastly superior to its cheesy precursor


Bound for a distant planet, two persons awake prematurely

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

The Force is strong with this one


Two missionaries in feudal Japan are tested


Animated film about a koala who stages a singing competition


These animated birds never quite achieve liftoff


Banal plot mars this toy marketing scheme

Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween

Tricks and treats with Tyler Perry

Why Him?

What if your child brought home James Franco as your new son-in-law?

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