Movie Lounge: February 3-9, 2017

Journey To The West: The Demons Strike Back

Movie Lounge: February 3-9, 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.


Still In Theaters

Jackie (*****) (Avon Cinema / Jane Pickens / Showcase Seekonk / Showcase Warwick)
Moonlight (*****) (Avon Cinema / Showcase Warwick)
Arrival (*** 1/2) (East Providence 10)
Patriots Day (*** 1/2) (all the big movie theaters)
La La Land (***) (all the big movie theaters)
Hidden Figures (all the big movie theaters)
Lion (Showcase Warwick / Cinemaworld Lincoln)
Manchester By The Sea (Jane Pickens, Cinemaworld Lincoln, and Showcase Cinemas Providence Place / Warwick)

1. The Shop Around The Corner

directed by Ernst Lubitsch
starring Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, and Frank Morgan
playing Saturday at Warwick Public Library (2pm)

2. Journey To The West: The Demons Strike Back (****)

Mandarin with English subtitles
directed by Hark Tsui
starring Kris Wu, Kenny Lin, and Chen Yao
opens Friday at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place

3. 20th Century Women

directed by Mike Mills
starring Annette Bening, Elle Fanning and Greta Gerwig
playing daily at Cable Car Cinema

4. Coherence (2014)

directed by James Ward Byrkit
Starring Hugo Armstrong, Nicholas Brendon, and Emily Foxler
plays Thursday 2/9 at Bucket Brewery (7pm)

5. Serras da desordem (2006)

Portuguese with English subtitles
Directed by Andrea Tonacci
plays Thursday 2/9 in the Joukowsky Forum at Watson Institute (7pm)

6. Alice In Wonderland (1951)

directed by Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, and Hamilton Luske
voiced by Kathryn Beaumont, Ed Wynn, and Richard Haydn
plays Friday through Sunday at Showcase Cinemas (Warwick / Warwick Mall / North Attleborough only)

7. The Space Between Us

directed by Peter Chelsom
starring Britt Robertson, Asa Butterfield, and Janet Montgomery
opens Friday at all the big movie theaters

8. The Philadelphia Story (1940)

directed by George Cukor
starring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, and James Stewart
playing Friday 2/3 at Newport Public Library (2:30pm)

9. Moana (singalong)

directed by Ron Clements and John Musker
voiced by Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, and Rachel House
playing daily at Cinemaworld Lincoln

10. Raees

Hindi with English subtitles
directed by Rahul Dholakia
starring Sunny Leone, Shah Rukh Khan, and Nawazuddin Siddiqui
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place