Movie Lounge – November 3, 2017

Movie Lounge – November 3, 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.

November 3 – November 9

1. Art and Design Film Festival
playing daily at Cable Car Cinema
Screenings Thursday at Jane Pickens Theater and Newport Art Museum
Visit website for full schedule

2. Thor: Ragnarok
Directed by Taika Waititi
Starring Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, and Cate Blanchett
Playing at all the big movie theaters

3. The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Directed by Wes Anderson
Starring Ralph Fiennes, F. Murray Abraham, and Mathieu Amalric
Preceded by films by local filmmakers
Playing Tuesday 11/7 at Rooftop at the G (7pm)

4. Lucky
Directed by John Carroll Lynch
Starring Harry Dean Stanton, David Lynch, and Ron Livingston
Playing daily at East Providence 10

5. Jane
Directed by Brett Morgen
Featuring Jane Goodall
Playing Friday through Tuesday at Avon Cinema and Thursday at Jane Pickens Theater

6. The Polymath, or the Life and Opinions of Samuel R. Delany, Gentleman (2007)
Directed by Fred Barney Taylor
Featuring Samuel R. Delany (who will be in attendance)
Thursday, November 9 at Granoff Center for the Arts (7pm)

7. Day of the Locust (1975)
Directed by John Schlesinger
Starring Donald Sutherland, Karen Black, and Burgess Meredith
Part of Hollywood Bites Itself: A Film Series
Thursday (11/9) at Warwick Library (7pm)

8. Battle of the Sexes
Directed by Valerie Faris and Jonathan Dayton
Starring Emma Stone, Steve Carell, and Elisabeth Shue
Playing daily at Route One Cinema Pub and East Providence 10

9. Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House
Directed by Peter Landesman
Starring Liam Neeson, Diane Lane, and Michael C. Hall
Playing daily at East Providence 10

10. LBJ
Directed by Rob Reiner
Starring Woody Harrelson, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Bill Pullman
Playing daily at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place and Warwick only) and Island Cinemas Newport

Also opening this week

A Bad Moms Christmas
Line of Descent**
Rogue Elements from Teton Gravity Research**
Journey Home to the USS Arizona**
Art in the Face of War**

* 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