Movie Lounge – June 2, 2017

Nashville (Robert Altman, 1975)

Movie Lounge – June 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
Hidden Figures (East Providence 10)
A Quiet Passion (Avon Cinema)

1. Nashville (1975) (*****)

directed by Robert Altman
starring Ronee Blakely, Lily Tomlin, and Keith Carradine
Thursday 6/8 at Movies on the Block (8:19pm)

2. Wonder Woman

directed by Patty Jenkins
starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, and Robin Wright
playing Friday-Sunday at Rustic Drive-In and daily at all the big movie theaters*

3. The Fits (2015)

directed by Anna Rose Holmer
starring Royalty Hightower, Lauren Gibson, and Alexis Neblett
playing Sunday 6/4 at Columbus Theater (3pm)

4. Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

directed by David Soren
voiced by Kevin Hart, Thomas Middleditch, and Ed Helms
playing Friday-Sunday at Rustic Drive-In and daily at all the big movie theaters*

5. 3 Idiotas

Spanish with English subtitles
directed by Carlos Bold
starring Martha Higareda, Alfonso Dosal, and Christian Vazquez
opens Friday at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place

6. The Godfather (1972)

directed by Francis Ford Coppola
starring Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, and James Caan
playing Sunday and Wednesday at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place/Warwick only) and Regal Cinemas Swansea

7. Lowriders

directed by Ricardo de Montreal
starring Gabriel Chavarria, Demián Bichir, and Theo Rossi
playing daily at East Providence 10

8. The Lovers

directed by Azazel Jacobs
starring Debra Winger, Tracy Letts, and Aidan Gillen
playing daily at Cable Car Cinema and Showcase Cinemas Warwick

9. Churchill

directed by Jonathan Teplitzky
starring Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, and John Slattery
opens Friday 6/2 at Avon Cinema

10. A Plastic Ocean (2016)

playing Thursday at Cable Car Cinema
part of The Whale Guitar Project’s World Oceans Day Eco-fest

* 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