This Week at the Movies – May 10-16, 2019

Student of the Year 2

This Week at the Movies – May 10-16, 2019

What’s playing at the movies this week, ranked by how good the movies might be.

The SENE Film Music & Arts Festival runs Wednesday through Saturday in Providence, Warwick and Jamestown. Visit SENEfest.com for the full schedule.

RISD Film, Animation and Video department senior shows screen at the RISD Auditorium through Saturday 5/11. 

Tips? Questions? Drop a line to party@lawandorder.party.

Screenings

(click titles for more info)

1. Howard’s End (1992)
directed by James Ivory
starring Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, and Helena Bonham Carter
part of the series Nothing Like a Dame
screening Wednesday 5/15 at Barrington Library (1pm)

2. Throw Away Your Books, Rally in the Streets (1971)
Japanese with English subtitles
directed by Shūji Terayama
starring  Hideaki Sasaki, Masahiro Saito, and Yukiko Kobayashi
presented by Kino-Eye Club
screening Saturday 5/11 (9pm) at RISD Auditorium

3. Coalesce: A City Composed (2017)
documentary
directed by Joshua Provost
screening with the short Spark Plug Cowboys
part of SENE Film Music & Arts Festival
screening Wednesday 5/15 at Brooklyn Tea House (7pm)

4. The Saga of Tanya the Evil (2019)
animated
Japanese with English subtitles
directed by Yutaka Uemura
voiced by Tesshô Genda, Daiki Hamano, Takaya Hashi
screening Tuesday 5/7 at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place and Regal Cinemas Swansea/Bellingham (7:30pm)

5. Batman and Robin (1997) 
directed by Joel Schumacher
starring George Clooney, Uma Thurman, and Alicia Silverstone
screening Tuesday 5/14 at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place (7pm)

Current Releases

1. Hail Satan?
documentary
directed by Penny Lane
featuring Jex Blackmore, Nicholas Crowe, and Lucien Greaves
playing daily at Avon Cinema

2. Student of the Year 2
Hindi with English subtitles
directed by Punit Malhotra
starring Tiger Shroff, Tara Sutaria, and Ananya Panday
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place

3. Long Shot
directed by Jonathan Levine
starring Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen, and June Diane Raphael
playing Friday and Saturday at Rustic Drive-In and daily at all the big movie theaters

4. Poms 
directed by Zara Hayes
starring Diane Keaton, Jacki Weaver, and Pam Grier
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

5. Casi Fiel
directed by Roberto Angel Salcedo
starring Juan Carlos Pichardo Jr., Dalisa Alegria, and Sandra Berrocal
playing daily at Showcase Cinemas Providence Place

Also Opening

The Hustle
Maharishi
The Chaperone
Pokémon Detective Pikachu

Still Playing

Amazing Grace (*****)
Cinemaworld Lincoln and Route One Cinema Pub

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (*****) 
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