Movie Lounge – August 4, 2017

Endless Poetry (Alejandro Jodorowsky)

Movie Lounge – August 4, 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 4 – August 10

1. The Lure
Polish with English subtitles
directed by Agnieszka Smoczyńska
starring Marta Mazurek, Michalina Olszanska, and Kinga Preis
playing Sunday 8/6 at Columbus Theatre (3pm)

2. Endless Poetry [pictured]
Spanish with English subtitles
directed by Alejandro Jodorowsky
starring Adan Jodorowsky, Brontis Jodorowsky, and Leandro Taub
playing daily at Cable Car Cinema

3. Brother
English and Dutch with English subtitles
directed by Geoffrey Enthoven
starring Koen de Bouw, Alison Doody, and Udo Kier
playing Wednesday at The Vets Cinematheque as part of Rhode Island International Film Festival (6:30pm)

4. Paint It Black
directed by Amber Tamblyn
starring Alia Shawkat, Emily Rios, and Alfred Molina
playing Sunday (8/6) at Columbus Theatre (7pm)

5. Beetlejuice (1988)
directed by Tim Burton
starring Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin, and Winona Ryder
playing Wednesday (8/9) at Ballard Park (8pm)

6. Atomic Blonde
directed by David Leitch
starring Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, and John Goodman
playing daily at all the big movie theaters*

7. To Live and Die in LA (1985)
directed by William Friedkin
starring William Petersen, Willem Dafoe, John Pankow
playing Thursday 8/10 at Warwick Public Library (7pm)

8. The Dark Tower
directed by Nicholas Arcel
starring Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, and Tom Taylor
playing daily at Rustic Drive-In and all the big movie theaters

9. The Twinning Reaction
directed by Lori Shinseki
playing Thursday 8/10 at The Vets Cinematheque as part of Rhode Island International Film Festival (6:30pm)

10. Mubarakan
Hindi with English subtitles
directed by Anees Bazmee
starring Anil Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, and Ileana D’Cruz
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place

Also opening this week

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power
Bending the Arc

Still In Theaters

Baby Driver (****) (Rustic Drive-In and all the big movie theaters*)
The Beguiled (****) (East Providence Cinema)
Wonder Woman (*** 1/2) (All the Showcases, Cinemaworld Lincoln, Regal Cinemas Swansea, Island 10)
Girls Trip (***) (All the big movie theaters*)
A Ghost Story (Cable Car Cinema and Showcase Warwick)

* 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