Movie Lounge – June 22

Beetlejuice (Tim Burton, 1988)

Movie Lounge – June 22

The week’s 10 best movie bets, ranked by how much they might be worth seeing.

June 22 – June 28

1. Beetlejuice (1988)

directed by Tim Burton
starring Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, and Catherine O’Hara
screening Friday 6/22 at Wuskenau Town Beach (9pm)

2. West Side Story (1961)
directed by Mohana Krishna Indraganti
starring Natalie Wood, George Chakiris, and Richard Beymer
screening Sunday 6/24 (2pm) and Wednesday 6/27 (7pm) at Showcase Cinemas (Providence/Warwick only)

3. The Little Mermaid (1989)

directed by Ron Clements and John Musker
voiced by Jodi Benson, Samuel E. Wright, and Rene Auberjonois
screening Wednesday 6/27 at Narragansett Town Beach (dusk)

4. 42nd Street (1933)
directed by Lloyd Bacon
starring Warner Baxter, Bebe Daniels, and George Brent
screening Tuesday 6/26 at Maury Loontjens Memorial Library (2pm and 6pm)
part of the series Musicals Through the Decades

5. Hereditary
directed by Ari Aster
starring Toni Collette, Milly Shapiro, and Gabriel Byrne
playing daily at Cinemaworld Lincoln, Regal Cinemas Bellingham, and all the Showcases except Warwick Mall

6. The Rider
directed by Chloe Zhao
starring Brady Jandreau, Tim Jandreau, Lilly Jandreau
playing daily at East Providence Cinemas

7. Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat
directed by Sara Driver
featuring Alexis Adler, Fab 5 Freddy, and Patricia Field
screening Sunday at Jane Pickens Theater (1pm)

8. The Price of Everything

directed by Nathaniel Kahn
featuring Amy Cappellazzo, George Condo, and Njideka Akunyili Crosby
screening Thursday 6/28 at Newport Art Museum (8:35pm)
presented by NewportFILM

9. Upgrade
directed by Leigh Whannell
starring Logan Marshall-Green, Richard Anastasios, and Rosco Campbell
playing daily at East Providence Cinemas

10. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
directed by J.A. Bayona
starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Rafe Spall
playing Friday-Sunday at Rustic Tri Vue Drive-In and daily at all the big movie theaters*

Also opening this week


Still in Theaters

Black Panther (**** 1/2) (East Providence 10)
On Chesil Beach (****) (Jane Pickens Theater)
Won’t You Be My Neighbor? (Avon Cinema / Jane Pickens Theater)
Disobedience (Showcase Cinemas Warwick)

* All the big movie theaters:
Cinemaworld Lincoln
Entertainment South Kingstown
Island Cinema 10
Picture Show at South Coast Marketplace
Regal Cinemas Bellingham
Regal Cinemas Stadium Swansea
Showcase Cinemas North Attleboro
Showcase Cinemas Providence Place
Showcase Cinemas Seekonk
Showcase Cinemas Warwick
Showcase Cinemas Warwick Mall