This Week at the Movies

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This Week at the Movies

In case you missed the announcement, these run Thursday to Wednesday now! Here’s what’s playing at the movies this week, ranked by how good the movies might be.

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Current Releases

1. Brittany Runs a Marathon
directed by Paul Downs Colaizzo
starring Jillian Bell, Jennifer Dundas, and Patch Darragh
opens Friday 9/6 at Avon Cinema, Jane Pickens Theater, and Mystic Luxury Cinemas

2. Enai Noki Paayum Thota (Bullet with My Name on It)
Tamil with English subtitles
directed by Gautham Menon
starring Dhanush, Megha Akash, and Sunaina
opens Friday 9/6 at Cinemaworld Lincoln

3. Ready or Not
directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett
starring Samara Weaving, Adam Brody, and Andie MacDowell
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

4. Tel Aviv on Fire
Arabic and Hebrew with English subtitles
directed by Sameh Zoabi
starring Kais Nashif, Lubna Azabal, and Yaniv Biton
opens Friday 9/6 at East Providence Cinemas

5. Peanut Butter Falcon
directed by Tyler Nilson and Michael Schwartz
starring Shia LaBoeuf, Zak Gottsagen, and Dakota Johnson
playing daily at Showcase Warwick and Mystic Luxury Cinemas


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1. The Game Changers (2019)
directed by Louie Psihoyos
featuring James Wilks, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Patrik Baboumian
presented by NewportFILM
screening Wednesday 9/10 at Cardines Field (7:15pm)

2. Up (2009)
directed by Pete Docter and Bob Peterson
voiced by Edward Asner, Jordan Nagai, and John Ratzenberger
screening Saturday 9/7 at Wilcox Park (7pm)

3. You Are Here: A Come from Away Story (2018)
directed by Moze Mossanen
screening Wednesday 9/11 at Showcase Cinemas (Providence Place/Quaker Lane) and Regal Cinemas (Swansea/Bellingham/Stonington) (7pm)

4. Iris: A Space Opera by Justice (2019)
directed by André Chemetoff
starring Justice
screening Tuesday 9/10 at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place (7:30pm)

5. When Saturday Comes (1996)
directed by Maria Giese
starring Sean Bean, Emily Lloyd, and Pete Postlethwaite
screening Wednesday 9/11 at Mystic Luxury Cinemas (6pm)

Also Opening

It: Chapter 2

Still Playing

Midsommar (**** 1/2) – Showcase Warwick
Tod@s Caen – Showcase Cinemas Providence Place
Scary Stories To Tell in the Dark – check showtimes

Next Week

The Goldfinch, Hustlers, and the Indian film Gang Leader