Movie Lounge – August 18, 2017

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Movie Lounge – August 18, 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.

August 18 – August 24


1. Logan Lucky
directed by Steven Soderbergh
starring Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, and Daniel Craig
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

2. Step
directed by Amanda Lipitz
featuring Paula Dofat, Blessin Giraldo, and Cori Grainger
playing daily at Cable Car Cinema

3. LIE
Telugu with English subtitles
directed by Hanumantha Rao Raghavapudi
starring Ajay, Megha Akash, and Arjun
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place

4. Los Lunes al sol (2002)
Spanish with English subtitles
directed by Fernando León de Aranoa
starring Javier Bardem, Luis Tosar, and José Ángel Egido
presented by Providence Latin American Film Festival
playing Saturday 8/19 at Warwick Public Library (7pm)

5. Brigsby Bear
directed by Dave McCary
starring Kyle Mooney, Mark Hamill, and Jane Adams
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas Warwick

6. Pretty In Pink (1986)
directed by Howard Deutch
starring Molly Ringwald, Jon Cryer, and Harry Dean Stanton
playing Friday 8/18 at Misquamicut Drive-In Theater (9pm; gates at 6:30pm)

7. The Good Dinosaur (2015)
directed by Peter Sohn
starring Jeffrey Wright, Frances McDormand, and Maleah Nipay-Padilla
playing Wednesday 8/23 at Weekapaug Inn (7:45pm)

8. The Dunwich Horror Picture Show
directed by Daniel Haller
starring Sandra Dee, Dean Stockwell, and Ed Begley
performed with a live soundtrack; audience participation encouraged
playing Sunday 8/20 at Columbus Theatre (9pm) as part of Necronomicon

9. Wind River
directed by Taylor Sheridan
starring Elizabeth Olsen, Jeremy Renner, and Julia Jones
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas Warwick

10. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
directed by Luc Besson
starring Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, and Clive Owen
playing daily at East Providence Cinemas

Also opening this week

The Midwife
The Hitman’s Bodyguard

Still In Theaters

Baby Driver (****) (Showcase Cinemas – Providence Place/Warwick only – Cinemaworld Lincoln and Route One Cinema Pub)
Wonder Woman (*** 1/2) (Showcase Warwick, Route One Cinema Pub, Regal Cinemas Swansea, and Island 10)
Girls Trip (***) (Showcase Cinemas – Providence Place, Warwick Mall, North Attleboro only – and Cinemaworld Lincoln)

* 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