Movie Lounge – January 12

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Movie Lounge – January 12

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.

January 12 – January 18

1. Battleship Potemkin (1925)
silent with live score by Berklee Silent Film Orchestra
directed by Sergei Eisenstein
starring Aleksandr Antonov, Vladimir Barksy, and Grigori Aleksandrov
Thursday 1/18 at Avon Cinema (7pm)

2. Proud Mary
directed by Babak Najafi
starring Taraji P. Henson, Billy Brown, and Danny Glover
opens Friday 1/12 at all the big movie theaters*

3. Gulaebaghavali (Gulebakavali)
Tamil with English subtitles
directed by Kalyaan
starring Prabhudheva, Hansika Motwani, and Yogi Babu
opens Friday 1/12 at East Providence Cinemas

4. Island Soldier
directed by Nathan Fitch
playing Tuesday 1/16 at Cable Car Cinema (7pm)

5. 3 Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
directed by Martin McDonagh
starring Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, and Sam Rockwell
playing daily at Cable Car Cinema and Cinemaworld Lincoln

6. The Post
directed by Steven Spielberg
starring Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson
opens Friday 1/12 at all the big movie theaters*

7. Sketch
directed by Vijay Chandar
starring Vikram, Tamannaah Bhatia, and Sriman
opens Friday 1/12 at East Providence Cinemas

8. Last Flag Flying
directed by Richard Linklater
starring Bryan Cranston, Laurence Fishburne, and Steve Carell
playing daily at East Providence Cinemas

9. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
directed by John Huston
starring Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, and Tim Holt
playing Sunday 1/14 and Tuesday 1/16 at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place/Warwick only) and Regal Cinemas Swansea

10. Mary and the Witch’s Flower
directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi
Japanese with English subtitles
voiced by Hana Sugisaki, Ryûnosuke Kamiki, and Yûki Amami
Thursday 1/18 at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place/Warwick only) and Regal Cinemas Swansea (all at 8pm)
Dubbed version
voiced by Ruby Barnhill, Kate Winslet, and Jim Broadbent
Thursday 1/18 at Regal Cinemas Swansea (7pm)

Also opening this week

The Commuter
Jai Simha
Paddington 2
Thaana Serndha Kootam

Still in Theaters

Lady Bird (**** 1/2) (East Providence 10, Route One Cinema Pub, and Showcase Warwick)
The Florida Project (**** 1/2) (East Providence 10)
I, Tonya (****) (Avon Cinema, Showcase Warwick and Mystic Luxury Cinemas)
The Shape of Water (****) (Jane Pickens Theater, Showcase Cinemas Seekonk/Warwick)
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (all the big movie theaters)
Thor: Ragnarok (East Providence 10)

* 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