Not rated, 96 min. Directed by Charles Haine. Starring Joyce Van Patten, J.T. Arbogast, Ally Walker, Ashley Jones and Ellen Crawford.
Alzheimer's Association: A rising Pittsburgh architect goes back to West Virginia to place his devoted grandmother in an assisted living facility, but an important work deadline gets in the way. UT alums J.T. Arbogast and Kimberly Dilts produced the film, in partnership with the West Virginia Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. The filmmakers will be on hand for a live Q&A session.
Not rated, 90 min. Directed by Kinji Fukasaku. Starring Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Taro Yamamoto, Masanobu Ando, Kou Shibasaki, Chiaki Kuriyama and Takeshi Kitano.
Back to School:
Fukasaku's violence-soaked film about a government-sponsored survival-of-the-fittest contest among schoolchildren has caused storms of controversy. Read a full review of Battle Royale.
Rated PG-13, 89 min. Directed by Tamra Davis. Starring Adam Sandler.
Rated PG, 137 min. Directed by Steven Spielberg. Starring Richard Dreyfuss, Melinda Dillon, François Truffaut, Teri Garr and Bob Balaban.
Big Screen Classics: This is the movie that proves what Stanley Kubrick taught years before in 2001: A Space Odyssey: Build a monolith, and they will come.
Rated R, 96 min. Directed by Herb Freed. Starring Christopher George, Patch Mackenzie, E. Danny Murphy, E.J. Peaker, Michael Pataki, Linnea Quigley and Vanna White.
Terror Tuesday: Members of a high school track team are being murdered and everyone is a suspect.
Rated PG-13, 97 min. Directed by Mark Waters. Starring Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams and Tina Fey.
Rated PG, 92 min. Directed by James Russell.
Recorded during Morrissey’s most intimate gig in decades at the Hollywood High School in Los Angeles on March 2, 2013, this is the first authorized Morrissey film for nine years and marks 25 years of the performer's solo career.
Texas Independent Film Network: The Houston Film Commission presents short films from the international film-festival circuit that were homegrown in Texas. Filmmakers will be in attendance. The titles include "Cork's Cattlebarron" by Eric Steele, "The Garden and the Wilderness" by Craig Whitney, "Hellion" by Kat Candler, "Little Lions" by Tony Costello, "Vincent Valdez: Excerpts for John" by Angela and Mark Walley, and "Vultures of Tibet" by Russell Oliver Bush.
8PM AFS Cinema, 6226 Middle Fiskville, 512/454-2000