This Week at the Movies – May 24-30, 2019

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This Week at the Movies – May 24-30, 2019

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

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1. Blow-Up (1966) (*****)
directed by Michelangelo Antonioni
starring David Hemmings, Vanessa Redgrave, and Veruschka
screening Friday 5/24 at Newport Library (2:30pm)

2. Walkout! (2019)  
screening Saturday 5/25 at Rites and Reason Theatre (11am)

3. Dead Heat (1988)
directed by Mark Goldblatt 
starring Treat Williams, Joe Piscopo, and Lindsay Frost 
presented by Dreadphile Cinema
screening Thursday 5/30 at Columbus Theatre (8pm)

4. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986) 
directed by John Hughes
starring Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, and Mia Sara
screening Friday 5/24 at Misquamicut Drive-In Theater (9:00pm)

5.  The Queen (2006) (*****)
directed by Stephen Frears
starring Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, and James Cromwell
screening Wednesday 5/29 at Barrington Library (1pm)

Current Releases

1. Booksmart (****)
directed by Olivia Wilde
starring Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein, and Jessica Williams
playing daily at all the big movie theaters

2. John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum
directed by Chad Stahelski
starring Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry, and Ian McShane
playing daily at Rustic Drive-In (with The Intruder) and all the big movie theaters

3. Brightburn
directed by David Yarovesky
starring lizabeth Banks, David Denman, and Jackson A. Dunn
playing daily at all the big movie theaters*
*sometimes with Spanish subtitles!

4. The White Crow 
directed by Ralph Fiennes
starring Oleg Ivenko, Ralph Fiennes, and Louis Hofmann
playing daily at East Providence 10

5. The Biggest Little Farm
directed by John and Molly Chester
playing daily at Avon Cinema, Jane Pickens Theater, and Mystic Luxury Cinemas

Also Opening

India’s Most Wanted
A Dog’s Journey*

*actually opened last week