Movie Lounge – January 5

Sebastian Stan, Margot Robbie and Allison Janney in I Tonya

Movie Lounge – January 5

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.

January 5 – January 11

1. I, Tonya
directed by Craig Gillespie
starring Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, and Allison Janney
opens Friday 1/5 at Showcase Cinemas Warwick

2. 3 Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
directed by Martin McDonagh
starring Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, and Sam Rockwell
playing daily (except Monday) at Cable Car Cinema

3. Molly’s Game
directed by Aaron Sorkin
starring Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, and Kevin Costner
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

4. Monty Python’s Life of Brian (1979)
directed by Terry Jones
starring Graham Chapman, John Cleese, and Michael Palin
playing Friday 1/5 at Mystic Luxury Cinemas (9pm)

5. GoodFellas (1990)
directed by Martin Scorsese
starring Joe Pesci, Ray Liotta, and Robert DeNiro
playing Thursday 1/11 at Showcase Cinemas (Warwick only)

6. The Pathological Optimist
directed by Miranda Bailey
featuring Dr. Andrew Wakefield
playing Monday 1/8 at Entertainment South Kingstown (7:30pm)

7. Pitch Perfect 3 (****)
directed by Trish Sie
starring Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, and Brittany Snow
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

8. Velaikkaran (The Worker)
Tamil with English subtitles
directed by Mohan Raja
starring Nayanthara, Prakash Raj, Mahesh Manjrekar
playing daily at East Providence Cinemas

9. Ferdinand
directed by Carlos Saldana
starring Matt Damon, Christoph Waltz, Hong Chau
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

10. Three Stooges Film Fest
directed by Alexander Payne
starring Larry, Moe, and Curly
playing Friday 1/5 at Stadium Theatre (7pm)

three stooges film festival


Also opening this week

Insidious: The Last Key

Still in Theaters

Lady Bird (**** 1/2) (East Providence 10 and Route One Cinema Pub)
The Florida Project (**** 1/2) (East Providence 10)
The Shape of Water (****) (Avon Cinema, Jane Pickens Theater, Cinemaworld Lincoln, Showcase Warwick)
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (all the big movie theaters)
Thor: Ragnarok (East Providence 10)
Tiger Zinda Hai (Showcase Cinemas Providence Place)

* 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