Movie Lounge – January 27-February 2, 2017

Ninotchka (1939)

Movie Lounge – January 27-February 2, 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)
Bleed For This (**** 1/2) (East Providence 10)
Arrival (*** 1/2) (East Providence 10)
Patriots Day (*** 1/2) (all the big movie theaters)
La La Land (***) (all the big movie theaters)
Fences (Showcase Seekonk)
Hidden Figures (all the big movie theaters)
Lion (Showcase Warwick)
Manchester By The Sea (Showcase Providence Place / Warwick / North Attleborough / Seekonk and Cinemaworld Lincoln)

1. 20th Century Women

directed by Mike Mills
starring Annette Bening, Elle Fanning and Greta Gerwig
opens Friday at Cable Car Cinema and Showcase Warwick

2. Raees

directed by Rahul Dholakia
starring Sunny Leone, Shah Rukh Khan, and Nawazuddin Siddiqui
opens Friday at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place

3. Ninotchka (1939)

directed by Ernst Lubitsch
starring Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas, and Ina Claire
playing Saturday at Warwick Public Library (2pm)

4. Un padre no tan padre

directed by Raúl Martinez
starring Zamia Fandiño, Jacqueline Bracamontes, Camila Selser
opens Friday at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place

5. The Founder

directed by John Lee Hancock
starring Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman and John Carroll Lynch
now playing at Showcase Cinemas (Seekonk and Warwick only)

6. The Empire Strikes Back (original 1980 cut)

directed by George Lucas
starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Carrie Fisher
plays Thursday 2/2 at The Bucket Brewery (7pm)

7. XXX: The Return of Xander Cage

directed by DJ Caruso
starring Vin Diesel, Donnie Yen and Deepika Padukone
now playing at all the big movie theaters

8. Moana (singalong)

directed by Ron Clements and John Musker
voiced by Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, and Rachel House
opens Friday at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place / Warwick Mall / Warwick), Cinemaworld Lincoln and Regal Swansea

9. Amadeus (National Theatre Live)

starring Lucian Msamati
playing Thursday 2/2 at Jane Pickens Theater (2pm)

10. Dirty Dancing (1987)

directed by Emile Ardolino
starring Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey, and Jerry Orbach
Sunday and Wednesday at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place/Warwick) and Regal Swansea