Movie Lounge – December 1-7, 2017

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Movie Lounge – December 1-7, 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.

December 1 – December 7

1. Lady Bird
directed by Greta Gerwig
starring Saoirse Ronan, Odeya Rush, and Timothée Chalamet
playing daily at Avon Cinema, Showcase Cinemas (Seekonk / Warwick), Island Cinemas, and Cinemaworld Lincoln


2. The Departure
presented by The DocYard and the Providence Center for Media Culture
documentary
directed by Lana Wilson
featuring Ittetsu Nemoto
screening Tuesday 12/5 at Cable Car Cinema (8pm)


3. Sacrifice (1986)
Directed by Andrei Tarkovsky
starring Erland Josephson, Susan Fleetwood, and Allan Edwall
playing Saturday 12/2 at Cable Car Cinema (9pm)


4. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Directed by Martin McDonagh
starring Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, and Sam Rockwell
playing daily at Jane Pickens Theater and Showcase Cinemas (Warwick/Seekonk/Attleboro)


5. Coco
animated
directed by Lee Unkrich and Adrian Molina
voiced by Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, and Benjamin Bratt
playing daily at all the big movie theaters


6. Bill Nye: The Science Guy
documentary
directed by David Alvarado and Jason Sussberg
screening Wednesday 12/6 at Jane Pickens Theater (6pm)


7. Last Flag Flying
directed by Richard Linklater
starring Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston, and Laurence Fishburne
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place only) and Island Cinemas


8. This Beautiful Fantastic
directed by Simon Aboud
starring Jessica Brown Findlay, Tom Wilkinson, and Andrew Scott
screening Tuesday 12/5 at Jamestown Philomenian Library (1:30pm)


9. Murder on the Orient Express (*** 1/2)
directed by Kenneth Branagh
starring Kenneth Branagh, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Leslie Odom Jr.
playing daily at all the big movie theaters


10. A Christmas Story (1987) (***)
directed by Bob Clark
starring Peter Billingsley, Melinda Dillon, and Darren McGavin
playing Thursday 12/7 at Warwick Library (7pm)

Opening this week

Not a single movie. Weird, right?

Still in Theaters

The Killing of a Sacred Deer (****) (Cable Car Cinema)
Thor: Ragnarok (all the big movie theaters)

* 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

** Special/one night only screenings