Movie Lounge – December 15

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Movie Lounge – December 15

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 15 – December 21

1. Thelma
Norwegian with English subtitles
directed by Joachim Trier
starring Eili Harboe, Kaya Wilkins, and Henrik Rafaelsen
playing Friday and Saturday at Avon Cinema

2. Star Wars: The Last Jedi
directed by Sean Baker
starring Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Mark Hamill
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

3. Die Hard (1988)
directed by John McTiernan
starring Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, and Bonnie Bedelia
playing Thursday (12/21) at Bucket Brewery (7pm)

4. Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
directed by Alexandra Dean
featuring Hedy Lamarr, Mel Brooks, and Diane Kruger
playing daily at Cable Car Cinema

5. Scrooged (1988)
directed by Richard Donner
starring Bill Murray, Karen Allen, and John Forsythe
playing Wednesday (12/20) at Jane Pickens Theater (7:30pm)

6. Ferdinand
directed by Carlos Saldanha
voiced by John Cena, Kate McKinnon, and Bobby Cannavale
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

7. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Directed by Martin McDonagh
starring Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, and Sam Rockwell
playing daily at Avon Cinema, Cinemaworld Lincoln, and Showcase Cinemas (Warwick/Seekonk only)

8. Coco
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

9. It’s A Wonderful Life (1946) (*****)
directed by Frank Capra
starring James Stewart, Donna Reed, and Lionel Barrymore
playing Wednesday 12/20 at Jane Pickens Theater (4pm) and Greenwich Odeum (8pm)

10. Don’t Break Down: A Film About Jawbreaker
directed by Tim Irwin and Keith Schieron
featuring Blake Schwarzenbach, Chris Bauermeister, and Adam Pfahler
playing Saturday 12/16 at Columbus Theatre (8:30pm)

Also opening this week

Wonder Wheel

Still in Theaters

The Florida Project (**** 1/2)
Lady Bird (**** 1/2)
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