Rated R, 98 min. Directed by Terry Zwigoff. Starring Billy Bob Thornton and Tony Cox.
7:15PM Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter Ln., 512/476-1320
Not rated, 100 min. Directed by Claire Denis. Starring Vincent Lindon, Chiara Mastroianni, Julie Bataille, Michel Subor and Lola Créton.
Austin Film Society: New Releases: French filmmaker Claire Denis creates a contemporary film noir with this story about a jagged tangle of characters who are mixed up with one another through suicide, sexcapades, and secrets.
7:30PM The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, 6406 N I-35, 512/454-2000
Rated PG-13, 166 min. Directed by Peter Jackson. Starring Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Andy Serkis, Graham McTavish, Ken Stott, Stephen Hunter, Hugo Weaving, Cate Blanchett, Christopher Lee and Barry Humphries.
3:45PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320
Rated R, 135 min. Directed by Richard Curtis. Starring Hugh Grant, Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Bill Nighy, Liam Neeson, Colin Firth, Keira Knightley, Martine McCutcheon, Billy Bob Thornton, Joanna Page and Rowan Atkinson.
7:30PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320
Not rated, 130 min.
The Royal Opera House Ballet Series: The Royal Ballet of London performs the Christmastime classic, featuring the choreography of Peter Wright.
7PM Arbor Cinema @ Great Hills, 9828 Great Hills Trail, 512/231-9742
Rated R, 88 min. Directed by Lee Harry. Starring Eric Freeman.
Terror Tuesday: The brother of the killer in Part 1 is back for revenge.
10:40PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320
1800 N. Congress, 512/936-4629
Not rated, 40 min. Directed by Luke Cresswell and Steve McNicholas. Narrated by Bill Nighy.
This 3-D film explores the great white’s place in our imaginations and fears, while concentrating on key aggregation points in the waters off Mexico, South Africa, Los Angeles, and New Zealand.
Not rated, 39 min. Directed by Scott Swofford. Narrated by Colby Donaldson.
Texas is shown to be a land broad enough to produce everything from grapefruit to microchips.
Not rated, 45 min. Directed by David Clark. Narrated by Christopher Plummer.
Computer-generated imagery brings to life this mysterious era of the Ice Age.