Movie Lounge – April 27

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Movie Lounge – April 27

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

April 27 – May 3

1. Beauty Mark
directed by Harris Doran
starring Laura Bell Bundy, Jeff Kober, and Auden Thornton
playing Sunday 4/29 at Columbus Theatre (4pm)
part of SENE Film, Music & Arts Festival


2. Lean On Pete
directed by Andrew Haigh
featuring Travis Fimmel, Steve Zahn, and Charlie Plummer
opens Friday 4/27 at Cable Car Cinema and Jane Pickens Theater


3. Wonderstruck (2017)
directed by Todd Haynes
voiced by Bryan Cranston, Koyu Rankin, Edward Norton
screening Monday 4/30 at Granoff Center for the Arts
followed by Q&A with director Todd Haynes


4. A Shot In the Dark
documentary
directed by Chris Suchorsky
featuring Anthony Ferraro, Pat Smith, and Mike Malinconico
screening Friday, April 27 at Rhodywood Studio (6:30pm)
part of SENE Film, Music & Arts Festival
followed by a Q&A with director Chris Suchorsky and producer Jenny Suchorsky


5. Eating Animals
documentary
directed by Christopher Dillon Quinn
featuring Natalie Portman
playing Thursday 5/3 at Casino Theatre
presented by NewportFILM


6. Traffik
directed by Deon Taylor
starring Paula Patton, Omar Epps, and Roselyn Sanchez
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place


7. Avengers: Infinity War
directed by Anthony and Joe Russo
starring Karen Gillan, Elizabeth Olsen, and Josh Brolin
playing Friday and Saturday at Rustic Drive-In (with Black Panther) and daily at all the big movie theaters


8. Isle of Dogs
animated
directed by Wes Anderson
voiced by Bryan Cranston, Koyu Rankin, Edward Norton
playing daily at Avon Cinema, Showcase Cinemas (Seekonk/Warwick), Cinemaworld Lincoln, Entertainment South Kingstown, and Mystic Luxury Cinemas


9. Kanam
Tamil / Telugu with English subtitles
directed by Vijay
starring RJ Balaji, Santhana Bharathi, and Sai Pallavi
playing daily at East Providence 10


10. Divine Divas
documentary
Portuguese with English subtitles
directed by Leandra Leal
featuring Rogéria, Jane di Castro, and Valéria
playing Thursday 5/3 at Watson Institute

Also opening this week

Nothing! It’s a slow week.

Still in Theaters

Black Panther (**** 1/2) (Rustic Drive-In and all the big movie theaters except Island Cinema 10)
Game Night (*** 1/2) (Route One Cinema Pub and East Providence 10)
Chappaquiddick (Cinemaworld Lincoln, Regal Cinemas Swansea, Island 10, Entertainment South Kingstown, and Showcase Cinemas [Seekonk/Warwick only])
Coco (East Providence 10)

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