Varsity Theatre and Ashland Street Cinemas
Varsity Theatre Schedule effective
To Rome With Love
Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 11:55 2:15 Daily showtimes: 4:35 7:05 9:30
A story about a number of people in Italy, some American, some Italian, some residents, some visitors, and the romances and adventures and predicaments they get into. Directed by Woody Allen. Starring Alec Baldwin, Roberto Benigni, Penelope Cruz, Jesse Eisenberg, Greta Gerwig, Ellen Page. Rated R for some sexual references/95m.
Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:05 Daily showtimes: 3:00 5:55 8:55
Laguna Beach entrepreneurs Ben, a peaceful and charitable Buddhist, and his closest friend Chon, a former Navy SEAL and ex-mercenary, run a lucrative, homegrown industry raising some of the best marijuana ever developed. They also share a one-of-a-kind love with beautiful Ophelia. Life is idyllic until the Mexican Baja Cartel moves in. But the cartel underestimates the unbreakable bond among these three friends. Directed by Oliver Stone. Starring Taylor Kitsch, Blake Lively, Aaron Johnson, John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Benicio Del Toro, Salma Hayek, Emile Hirsch. Rated R for strong brutal and grisly violence, some graphic sexuality, nudity, drug use and language throughout/131m.
Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 1:40 Daily showtimes: 4:10 6:45 9:15
This live action/CG-animated comedy tells the story of a grown man who must deal with the cherished teddy bear who came to life as the result of a childhood wish ... and still lives with him. Directed by Seth MacFarlane. Starring Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, Seth MacFarlane (voice), Giovanni Ribisi, Joel McHale, Patrick Warburton. Rated R for crude and sexual content, pervasive language, and some drug use/106m.
People Like Us
Times: Daily showtimes: 3:30 9:05
A man is tasked with delivering $150,000 of his deceased father's fortune to the sister he has never met. Directed by Alex Kurtzman. Starring Chris Pine, Elizabeth Banks, Michelle Pfeiffer, Olivia Wilde, Mark Duplass. Rated PG-13 for language, some drug use and brief sexuality/115m.
Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 1:30 Daily showtimes: 3:55 6:20 8:45
Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, "Moonrise Kingdom" tells the story of two 12-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing offshore — and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in more ways than anyone can handle. Rated PG-13 for sexual content and smoking/94m.
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:40 Daily showtimes: 6:10
British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways. Starring Judi Dench, Bill Nighy. Rated PG-13 for sexual content and language/124m.
Ashland Street Cinemas
Katy Perry: Part of Me in 2D/3D
Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 1:45 (2D) Daily showtimes (all 3D): 4:15 6:45 9:15
A big-screen look at the international superstar's life, both on and off stage. A backstage pass, front-row seat and intimate look at the fun, glamorous, heartbreaking, inspiring, crazy, magical, passionate, and honest mad diary. Directed by Dan Cutforth, Jane Lipsitz. Starring Katy Perry. Rated PG for some suggestive content, language, thematic elements and brief smoking/98m.
The Amazing Spider-Man in 2D/3D
Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:00 (2D) 3:05 (3D) 6:05 (2D) 9:05 (3D)
The story of Peter Parker, a high school outcast abandoned by his parents as a boy, raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Peter is trying to figure out who he is while finding his way with his first high school crush, Gwen Stacy, and together they struggle with love, commitment, and secrets. As Peter discovers a mysterious briefcase that belonged to his father, he begins a quest to understand his parents' disappearance leading him to Oscorp and Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner. As Spider-Man, Peter is set on a collision course with Connors' alter-ego, The Lizard.Directed by Marc Webb. Starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis Leary, Campbell Scott, Martin Sheen, Sally Field. Rated PG-13 for sequences of action and violence/136m.
Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 1:00 Daily showtimes: 3:40 6:15 8:50
Set in the world of male strippers, director Steven Soderbergh directs Channing Tatum in a story inspired by a period in Tatum's life. The film follows Mike (Tatum) as he takes a young dancer under his wing and schools him in the fine arts of partying, picking up women and making easy money. Starring Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matthew McConaughey. Rated R for pervasive sexual content, brief graphic nudity, language and some drug use/110m.
Times: Sat.-Sun. early show: 12:45 Daily showtimes: 3:15 5:40 8:00
Set in the rugged and mysterious Highlands of Scotland, Disney-Pixar's "Brave" follows the heroic journey of Merida, the skilled archer and headstrong daughter of King Fergus and Queen Elinor. Determined to change her fate, Merida defies an age-old custom sacred to the unruly lords of the land, unleashing chaos in the kingdom when she is granted an ill-fated wish by a witch. Featuring the voice talents of Kelly Macdonald, Billy Connolly, Emma Thompson. Rated PG for some scary action and rude humor/94m+7m short "La Luna.