THE BOSS BABY — HH
(PG) A suit-wearing briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his 7-year old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co. in this animated comedy. With the voices of Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel. 1 hour, 37 minutes.
Carnation Cinema, Cinemark Aurora 10, Cinemark Cuyahoga Falls, Great Oaks Cinema, Hickory Ridge, Hudson Cinema 10, Independence 10, Interstate Park Cinemas 18, Kent Plaza, Lake 8 Movies, Macedonia Cinemark 15, Massillon 12, Regal Medina 16, Shaker Square, Tinseltown USA, Valley View 24, Wooster Movies 10
GHOST IN THE SHELL — HH½
(PG-13) In the near future, Major (Scarlett Johansson) is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals. Based on the Japanese manga, created by Masamune Shirow in 1989, which has been turned into multiple films, shows and video games. 1 hour, 47 minutes.
Cinemark Aurora 10, Cinemark Cuyahoga Falls, Great Oaks Cinema, Hickory Ridge, Hudson Cinema 10, Independence 10, Interstate Park Cinemas 18, Kent Plaza, Lake 8 Movies, Macedonia Cinemark 15, Massillon 12, Montrose Movies 12, Regal Medina 16, Shaker Square, Tinseltown USA, Valley View 24, Wooster Movies 10
LAND OF MINE (Under Sandet) — HHH
(R) In post-World War II Denmark, a group of young German POWs is forced to clear a beach of thousands of land mines under the watch of a Danish Sergeant who slowly learns to appreciate their plight. (In German, Danish and English with subtitles.) 1 hour, 40 minutes.
T2: TRAINSPOTTING — HHH
(R) After 20 years abroad, Mark Renton returns to Scotland and reunites with his old friends Sick Boy, Spud, and Begbie. With Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller. Director Danny Boyle returns, along with the cast from the 1996 original. 2 hours.
THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE — HH½
(PG-13) The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion in World War II. With Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl. 2 hours.
Capitol Theatre, Cedar Lee, Valley View 24
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Beauty and the Beast — HHH½
(PG) Disney’s live-action remake of the 1991 animated musical stars Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast. It’s a dazzling production with a few new songs, and the fairy tale about the meaning of inner beauty features a terrific cast, including Kevin Kline, Luke Evans and the voices of Emma Thompson, Ewan McGregor and Ian McKellan. 2 hours, 9 minutes.
The BELKO EXPERIMENT — HH½
(R) In a twisted social experiment, 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogotá, Colombia, and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company’s intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be killed. With John Gallagher Jr. and Tony Goldwyn. 1 hour, 28 minutes.
CHIPs — H
(R) Michael Pena and writer-director Dax Shepard star in this comedy derived from CHiPs, the popular late ’70s/early ’80s TV show. A rookie officer is teamed with a hardened pro at the California Highway Patrol, though the newbie soon learns his partner is really an undercover Fed. 1 hour, 40 minutes.
FIFTY SHADES DARKER — H
(R) In the steamy sequel to Fifty Shades of Grey, Christian (Jamie Dornan) wrestles with his inner demons and Anastasia (Dakota Johnson) must confront the anger and envy of the women who came before her. 1 hour, 58 minutes.
GET OUT — HHH½
(R) A young African-American man visits his Caucasian girlfriend’s mysterious family estate. A comedy-horror film from writer-director Jordan Peele. 1 hour, 43 minutes.
Hidden figures — HHH½
(PG) Three brilliant African-American women at NASA — Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) — serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit. 2 hours, 7 minutes.
KEDI — HHH
(Not rated) This documentary is a profile of an ancient city and its unique people, seen through the eyes of the most mysterious and beloved animal humans have ever known, the cat. 1 hour, 20 minutes. Showing only at the Ceder Lee, Cleveland Heights.
KONG: SKULL ISLAND — HH½
(PG-13) Massive monster skirmishes and creepy creatures dominate the latest film to explore the legend of King Kong. It’s 1973, and a band of soldiers and scientists head to an uncharted island where the big ape rules. Terrific visual effects and beastly beasts, but the human characters are rather wooden. With Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson. 2 hours.
The Last Word — HH
(R) Harriet (Shirley MacLaine) is a retired businesswoman who tries to control everything around her. When she decides to write her own obituary, a young journalist (Amanda Seyfried) takes up the task of finding out the truth in this comedy-drama. 1 hour, 48 minutes.
THE LEGO Batman MOVIE — HHH
(PG) This sequel to The Lego Movie provides fun and laughs for kids and adults as a very self-centered Batman (voice of Will Arnett) tries to save Gotham City, and find new friends. 1 hour, 44 minutes.
Life — HH½
(R) Scientists aboard the International Space Station have their mission of discovery turn to one of primal fear when they find a rapidly evolving life form that caused extinction on Mars. With Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds. 1 hour, 43 minutes.
LION — HHHH
(PG-13) Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train that takes him thousands of miles across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family. 2 hours.
LOGAN — HHH
(R) In the near future, a weary Logan (Hugh Jackman) cares for an ailing Professor X (Patrick Stewart) in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan’s attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives. 2 hours, 17 minutes.
Personal Shopper — HHH
(R) Kristen Stewart stars in this ghostly mystery-thriller set in the fashion underworld of Paris. From writer-director Olivier Assayas (Clouds of Sils Maria). 1 hour, 45 minutes.
Power Rangers — HH
(PG-13) A group of high school kids, who are infused with unique superpowers, harness their abilities in order to save the world. A rebooting of the TV series turned movie franchise. 2 hours, 4 minutes.
ROCK DOG — HH
(PG) When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician in this animated comedy. With the voices of Luke Wilson, J.K. Simmons, Eddie Izzard. 1 hour, 20 minutes. Showing only at Cinemark Movies 10, Jackson Township.
THE SHACK — HH
(PG-13) A grieving man receives a mysterious, personal invitation to meet with God at a place called “The Shack.” With Sam Worthington and Octavia Spencer. Based on the best-seller by William P. Young. 2 hours, 12 minutes.
Song To Song — HH
(R) Writer-director Terrence Malick’s tale of two intersecting love triangles mixes an all-star cast (Ryan Gosling, Michael Fassbender, Rooney Mara and Cate Blanchett among others) with real musicians (including Patti Smith, Iggy Pop and Florence Welch) amid the music scene of Austin, Texas. 2 hours, 9 minutes. Showing only at the Ceder Lee, Cleveland Heights.
Wilson — HH½
(R) Woody Harrelson stars in this comedy about a lonely, neurotic, painfully honest middle-aged man who reunites with his estranged wife and meets his teenage daughter for the first time. With Laura Dern and Isabella Amara. 1 hour, 34 minutes.