Movie Lounge – July 14, 2017

Take Every Wave: The Life of Laird Hamilton

Movie Lounge – July 14, 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.

July 14 – July 20

1. Take Every Wave: The Life of Laird Hamilton
directed by Rory Kennedy
featuring Laird Hamilton
playing Thursday 7/13 at Newport Beach House (8:30pm)
followed by a Q&A with the director – presented by NewportFILM

2. Jagga Jasoos
Hindi with English subtitles
directed by Anurag Basu
starring Katrina Kaif, Ranbir Kapoor, and Sanjay Dutt
opens Friday 7/14 at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place only)

3. True Grit (2009) (*****)
directed by Joel and Ethan Coen
starring Jeff Bridges, Hailee Steinfeld, and Matt Damon
playing Thursday 7/13 at Warwick Public Library (7pm)

4. The Hero
directed by Brett Haley
starring Sam Elliott, Laura Prepon, and Krysten Ritter
playing daily at Cinemaworld Lincoln and Showcase Warwick

5. The Big Sick
directed by Michael Showalter
starring Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, and Holly Hunter |
playing daily at all the Showcases, Jane Pickens Theater, Cinemaworld Lincoln, Regal Cinemas Swansea, and Entertainment South Kingstown

6. Serial Mom (1993)
directed by John Waters
starring Kathleen Turner, Sam Waterston, and Ricki Lake
playing Sunday 7/16 at Columbus Theatre (3pm)

7. Stop Making Sense (1984)
directed by Jonathan Demme
starring Talking Heads
playing Thursday 7/20 at Cable Car Cinema (7pm)

8. Wish Upon
directed by John R. Leonetti
starring Joey King, Ryan Phillippe, and Ki Hong Lee
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place/Warwick only), Cinemaworld Lincoln, Regal Swansea, and Island Cinemas

9. Lost Highway (1996)
directed by David Lynch
starring Bill Pullman, Patricia Arquette, and John Roselius
playing Thursday 7/20 at Movies on the Block (8:15pm)

10. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)
directed by Mel Stuart
starring Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Peter Ostrum
playing daily at Cinemaworld Lincoln (10am) – kids are free, adult tickets are $2

Also opening this week

War for the Planet of the Apes

Still In Theaters

It Comes at Night (**** 1/2) (East Providence 10)
Baby Driver (****) (all the big movie theaters*)
The Beguiled (****) (Cable Car Cinema, Cinemaworld Lincoln, Island Cinemas, Showcase Warwick)
Wonder Woman (*** 1/2) (Rustic Drive-In and 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