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20th Century Women

Bening shines in this tender, heartfelt film

New This Week

The Founder

Michael Keaton supersizes McDonald's

Monster Trucks

Boy meets monster, adventure ensues

The Resurrection of Gavin Stone

A former actor finds faith in his hometown

Sleepless

A shady cop searches for his kidnapped son

Split

Another twisted (and twisty) offering from M. Night Shyamalan

xXx: Return of Xander Cage

Vin Diesel returns to kickstart this action series

First-Run Movies

The Accountant

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

Allied

WWII espionage thriller can't hold a candle to Casablanca

Arrival

Introspective sci-fi drama packs a punch

The Bye Bye Man

A group of teens unleash the bogeyman

Collateral Beauty

Will Smith mopes around in this preposterous drama

The Edge of Seventeen

Teen dramedy gets the growing pains right

Elle

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

Fences

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

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

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

Jackie

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

La La Land

This bittersweet musical will make your heart soar

Lion

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

Live by Night

Ben Affleck directs and stars in this period gangster drama

Manchester by the Sea

Casey Affleck shines in this heartfelt drama

Middle of Nowhere

In this Sundance-honored film, a woman has to figure out what to do after her husband is sentenced to eight years in prison.

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

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

Moana

Set sail for Disney's gorgeous new adventure

A Monster Calls

A beast helps a boy through tough times

Moonlight

There's magic in this Moonlight

Office Christmas Party

Workplace comedy lacks the laughs

Ouija: Origin of Evil

This horror sequel is vastly superior to its cheesy precursor

Passengers

Bound for a distant planet, two persons awake prematurely

Patriots Day

The hunt for the Boston Marathon bombers

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

The Force is strong with this one

Silence

Two missionaries in feudal Japan are tested

Sing

Animated film about a koala who stages a singing competition

Storks

These animated birds never quite achieve liftoff

Trolls

Banal plot mars this toy marketing scheme

Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween

Tricks and treats with Tyler Perry

Underworld: Blood Wars

Vampires vs. werewolves (again)

Why Him?

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

  • Clueless

    Clueless (1995)

    Rated PG-13, 97 min. Directed by Amy Heckerling. Starring Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Brittany Murphy, Paul Rudd, Donald Faison, Breckin Meyer, Jeremy Sisto, Justin Walker, Wallace Shawn, Twink Calan and Dan Hedaya.

    Heckerling updates Jane Austen's Emma to Beverly Hills. Read a full review of Clueless.

    9:45PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/861-7020

  • Notes on Blindness

    Notes on Blindness (2016)

    Not rated, 90 min. Directed by Peter Middleton and James Spinney. Starring John M. Hull, Marilyn Hull and Miranda Beinart-Smith.

    Days before his first son was born, writer and theologian John Hull became blind. This hybrid of documentary and dramatic reenactment uses Hull's audio diaries to his child to offer up insights into becoming blind.

    3:45PM Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar, 1120 S. Lamar, 512/861-7040

  • Trainspotting

    Trainspotting (1996)

    Rated R, 94 min. Directed by Danny Boyle. Starring Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd, Robert Carlyle and Kelly Macdonald.

    Unrepentant Scottish junkies are observed with a mordant eye. Read a full review of Trainspotting.

    7:25PM Alamo Drafthouse Lakeline, 14028 U.S. Hwy. 183 N., 512/861-7070

  • 4:10PM Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter, 512/861-7060

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

    Rated PG, 139 min. Directed by Stanley Kubrick. Starring Keir Dullea, Daniel Richter, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester and Douglas Rain.

    70mm at the Ritz: Kubrick's film remains a peerless monument – a complete and total film experience, magnificent in its scope and expression, singular in its vision and ambition.

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

  • Ever After (1998)

    Rated PG-13, 121 min. Directed by Andy Tennant. Starring Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, Dougray Scott, Jeanne Moreau, Jeroen Krabbé, Patrick Godfrey, Megan Dodds, Melanie Lynskey, Timothy West, Judy Parfitt and Richard O'Brien.

    Afternoon Tea: A potent and imaginative retelling that proves Cinderella's timelessness defies carbon dating. Read a full review of Ever After.

    4PM Alamo Drafthouse Lakeline, 14028 U.S. Hwy. 183 N., 512/861-7070

  • Sailor Moon R: The Movie (1993)

    Not rated, 85 min. Directed by Kunihiko Ikuhara.

    Anime: A new director's cut of the classic anime.

    4:20PM Alamo Drafthouse Village, 2700 W. Anderson, 512/861-7030

  • Rebel Without a Cause

    Rebel Without a Cause (1955)

    Not rated, 111 min. Directed by Nicholas Ray. Starring James Dean, Natalie Wood, Sal Mineo and Jim Backus.

    Classics: This is the movie in which James Dean essayed his quintessential role as a troubled American teen and, along with co-stars Wood and Mineo, established an iconography of adolescence that has retained its potency well into the next millennium. Read a full review of Rebel Without a Cause.

    2PM Tinseltown North, N. I-35 & FM 1825, 512/989-8535

  • The Sleeping Beauty (2012)

    Fathome Presents: The Bolshoi Ballet: The Bolshoi Ballet performs Tchaikovsky's ballet in Moscow.

    12:55PM Cinemark Cedar Park, 1335 E. Whitestone, 800/326-3264

    12:55PM Tinseltown North, N. I-35 & FM 1825, 512/989-8535

    12:55PM Arbor Cinema @ Great Hills, 9828 Great Hills Trail, 512/231-9742

    12:55PM Cinemark Hill Country Galleria 14, 12812 Hill Country Blvd., 800/326-3264

    12:55PM Metropolitan, 901 Little Texas, 512/447-0101

    12:55PM Cinemark Southpark Meadows, 9900 S. I-35, 800/326-3264

  • Pulp Fiction

    Pulp Fiction (1994)

    Rated R, 154 min. Directed by Quentin Tarantino. Starring John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson, Uma Thurman, Harvey Keitel, Ving Rhames, Tim Roth, Amanda Plummer, Maria De Medeiros, Eric Stoltz, Rosanna Arquette, Christopher Walken and Bruce Willis.

    Movie Party: Tarantino's second feature film lights up the screen with the same blazing torch that it carries for the idea of the movies. Read a full review of Pulp Fiction.

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

  • Truth or Dare?: A Critical Madness (1986)

    Not rated, 90 min. Directed by Tim Ritter. Starring John Brace, Mary Fanaro and Bruce Gold.

    Video Vortex: After discovering his wife cheating on him with his best friend, John (Strauber) goes on a rampage with a seemingly unlimited arsenal at his disposal. An extremely catchy synth score rounds out a film that is absolutely more fun that it has any right to be.

    7:30PM Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar, 1120 S. Lamar, 512/861-7040

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.

  • xXx: Return of Xander Cage

    xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)

    Rated PG-13, 107 min. Directed by D.J. Caruso. Starring Vin Diesel, Donnie Yen, Deepika Padukone, Samuel L. Jackson, Toni Collette and Ruby Rose.

    Not reviewed at press time. Diesel reprises his role as a government operative out to stop a group of terrorists attaining a superweapon called Pandora's Box. Many things explode and a conspiracy is uncovered.

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