Movie Lounge – September 14

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Movie Lounge – September 14

The week’s 10 best-sounding movies, ranked by how much they might be worth seeing.

September 14 – September 20

1. A Simple Favor
directed by Paul Feig
starring Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, and Henry Golding
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

2. Wings (1927)
directed by William A. Wellman
starring Clara Bow, Charles ‘Buddy’ Rogers, and Richard Arlen
part of the series Remembering the Great War of 1914-1918
screening Wednesday 9/19 at Jamestown Philomenian Library (7pm)

3. The Wife
directed by Björn Runge
starring Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, and Christian Slater
playing daily at Avon Cinema and Jane Pickens Theater

4. Selena (1997)
directed by Gregory Nava
starring Jennifer Lopez, Edward James Olmos, and Jon Seda
screening Monday 9/17 at Pawtucket Public Library (1pm)

5. White Boy Rick
directed by Yann Demange
starring Matthew McConaughey, Richie Merritt, and Bel Powley
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

6. North By Northwest (1959)
directed by Alfred Hitchcock
starring Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, and James Mason
screening Friday 9/14 at Newport Library (2:30pm)
AND Saturday 9/15 at Greenwich Odeum as part of the Hitchcock Marathon (8:00pm)

7. Seemaraja
Tamil with English subtitles
directed by Ponram
starring Sivakarthikeyan, Samantha Akkineni, and Yogi Babu
playing daily at Cinemaworld Lincoln

8. Juliet, Naked
directed by Jesse Peretz
starring Rose Byrne, Ethan Hawke, Jimmy O. Yang
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas Warwick

9. Twister (1995)
directed by Jan de Bont
starring Helen Hunt, Bill Paxton, and Cary Elwes
screening Friday 9/14 at Misquamicut Drive-In (8pm)

10. Melancholia (2011)
directed by Lars Von Trier
starring Kirsten Dunst, Charlotte Gainsbourg, and Kiefer Sutherland
part of the collaborative humanities seminar “It’s About Time: Temporalities of Waiting in Theory, Literature, and Film”
screening Wednesday 9/19 at Sidney E. Frank Hall of Life Sciences (6pm)

Also opening this week

Sailaja Reddy Alludu
The Predator
Unbroken: Path To Redemption

Still in Theaters

BlacKkKlansman (****) (All the Showcases, Cinemaworld Lincoln, and Mystic Luxury Cinemas)
Three Identical Strangers
Eighth Grade (***) (Jane Pickens Theater)
Searching (**)
Won’t You Be My Neighbor? (East Providence Cinemas)

* 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