Movie Lounge – June 23, 2017

my neighbor totoro (hiya miyazaki, 1988)

Movie Lounge – June 23, 2017

Movie Lounge is a feature at Law And Order Party where we list ten movies screening this week that we might not have actually seen but which we’re presenting as a ranked list, anyway, based on how much they might be worth checking out.

JUNE 16 – JUNE 22

Still In Theaters

It Comes At Night (**** 1/2) (all the big movie theaters)
Wonder Woman (*** 1/2) (Rustic Drive-In and all the big movie theaters*)

1. My Neighbor Totoro (1998) (*****)
dubbed (Sunday); Japanese with English subtitles (Monday)
directed by Hiyao Miyazaki
voiced by Hitoshi Takagi, Noriko Hidaka, Chika Sakamoto
playing Sunday 6/25 and Monday 6/26 at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place/Warwick only)


2. Dr. Strangelove, or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) (*****)
directed by Stanley Kubrick
starring Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, and Sterling Hayden
playing Thursday 6/29 at Movies on the Block (8:24pm)


3. Moonrise Kingdom (2012) (*****)
directed by Wes Anderson
starring Jared Gilman, Kara Hayward, and Bruce Willis
playing Wednesday 6/28 at Jane Pickens Theater (8pm)


4. Beatriz at Dinner
directed by Miguel Arteta
starring Salma Hayek, John Lithgow, and Connie Britton
playing daily at Avon Cinema and Showcase Cinema Warwick


5. Duvvada Jagannadham
Telegu with English subtitles
directed by Harish Shankar
starring Allu Arjun, Brahmanandam, and Pooja Hegde
opens Friday 6/23 at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place


6. The Sandlot (1993) (****)
directed by David Mickey Evans
starring Tom Guiry, Mike Vitar, Art LaFleur
playing Friday 6/23 at Summer Scoops (8:15pm)


7. The Exception
directed by David Leveaux
starring Lily James, Jai Courtney, and Christopher Plummer
playing daily at Cable Car Cinema


8. Hired Gun
directed by Fran Strine
voiced by Kenny Aronoff, Phil Buckman, and Alice Cooper
playing Thursday 6/29 at Showcase Cinemas Warwick


9. International Ocean Film Tour
6-7 documentary shorts
playing Thursday 6/29 at Jane Pickens Theater


10. Tubelight
Hindi with English subtitles
directed by Kabir Khan
starring Salman Khan, Zhu Zhu, and Sohail Khan
opens Friday 6/23 at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place

Also opening this week

Transformers: The Last Knight

* All the big movie theaters:
Cinemaworld Lincoln
Entertainment South Kingstown
Island Cinema 10
Regal Cinemas Stadium Swansea
Showcase Cinemas North Attleboro
Showcase Cinemas Providence Place
Showcase Cinemas Seekonk
Showcase Cinemas Warwick
Showcase Cinemas Warwick Mall