Movie Lounge – December 14

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Movie Lounge – December 14

What’s playing this week. On Tuesday there’s a premiere party and advance screening of Mary Queen of Scots (out next weekend) at the Jane Pickens Theater. Tickets are $50 and there’s a fancy reception at the Vanderbilt beforehand.

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New Releases

1. Roma
Spanish with English subtitles
directed by Alfonso Cuarón
starring Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, and Diego Cortina Autrey
playing Friday 12/14 through Tuesday 12/18 at Mystic Luxury Cinemas

2. The Favourite
directed by Yorgis Lanthimos
starring Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, and Rachel Weisz
opens Friday 12/14 at Avon Cinema, Showcase Cinemas Warwick, and Mystic Luxury Cinemas

3. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, and Rodney Rothman
voiced by Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, and Hailee Steinfeld
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

4. Mortal Engines
directed by Christian Rivers
starring Hera Hilmar, Robert Sheehan, and Hugo Weaving
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

5. Maria by Callas
directed by Tom Volf
featuring Maria Callas, Aristotle Onassis, and Vittorio di Sica
opens Friday 12/14 at Jane Pickens Theater


1. They Shall Not Grow Old (2018)
directed by Peter Jackson
screening Monday 12/17 at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place/Warwick) and Regal Cinemas (Swansea/Bellingham/Pawcatuck)

2. Silent Night Deadly Night 2 (1987)
directed by Lee Harry
starring Eric Freeman, James Newman, and Elizabeth Kaitan
presented by Dreadphile Cinema Club
screening Thursday 12/20 at Columbus Theatre

3. The Searchers
directed by John Ford
starring John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, and Vera Miles
screening Friday 12/14 at Greenwich Odeum (8pm)

4. Scrooged (1988)
directed by Richard Donner
starring Bill Murray, Karen Allen, and John Forsythe
screening Thursday 12/20 at Barrington Library (6:30pm)

5. A Very Nutty Christmas (2018)
filmed locally in Mystick Village
directed by Colin Theys
starring Melissa Joan Hart, Barry Watson, and Conchata Ferrell
screening Sunday 12/16 at Mystic Luxury Cinemas (4pm & 7pm)

Also opening this week

Vox Lux (* 1/2)
The Mule
Once Upon a Deadpool

Still in Theaters

Suspiria (****) (East Providence 10)

Catch It While You Can

The Front Runner
directed by Jason Reitman
starring Hugh Jackman, Vera Farmiga, and J.K. Simmons
playing daily at Route One Cinema Pub and East Providence 10

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