Varsity Theatre

Oct. 13-19

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Rebel in the Rye

Daily showtimes: 1:10, 3:45, 6:25, 9:00

This biopic of legendary author J.D. Salinger (Nicholas Hoult) details his relationship with socialite Oona O'Neill (Zoey Deutch), his experiences fighting in World War II, and his writing process for "The Catcher in the Rye." Directed by Danny Strong; Starring Nicholas Hoult, Kevin Spacey, Sarah Paulson, Zoey Deutch, Victor Garber, Hope Davis, Lucy Boynton, Amy Rutberg. Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, language including sexual references, some violence, and smoking throughout/109m.

Stronger

Daily showtimes: 1:05, 3:50, 6:30, 9:10

A victim of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013 helps the police track down the killers while struggling to recover from devastating trauma. Directed by David Gordon Green; Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany, Clancy Brown, Miranda Richardson, Frankie Shaw, Maggie Castle, Carlos Sanz. Rated R for language throughout, some graphic injury images, and brief sexuality/nudity/116m.

Neither Wolf Nor Dog

Daily showtimes: 12:45, 3:25, 6:05, 8:45

Adapted from the acclaimed novel Neither Wolf Nor Dog by Kent Nerburn the story follows a white author who gets sucked into the heart of contemporary Native American life in the sparse lands of the Dakota’s by a 95 year old Lakota elder and his side-kick. Directed by Steven Lewis Simpson; Starring Dave Bald Eagle, Christopher Sweeney, Richard Ray Whitman, Roseanne Supernault, Tatanka Means. Not Rated/110m.

Victoria and Abdul

Daily showtimes: 12:00, 2:40, 5:20, 8:00

The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria's remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim, a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen's Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. Directed by Stephen Frears; Starring Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Adeel Akhtar, Simon Callow, Michael Gambon, Eddie Izzard, Ruth McCabe, Tim Pigott-Smith. Rated PG-13 for some thematic elements and language/111m.

Battle of the Sexes

Daily showtimes: 12:10, 3:00, 5:50, 8:35

The electrifying 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) was billed as "The Battle of the Sexes and became one of the most-watched televised sports events of all time. The match caught the zeitgeist and sparked a global conversation on gender equality, spurring on the feminist movement. Trapped in the media glare, King and Riggs were on opposite sides of a binary argument, but off-court each was fighting more personal and complex battles. With a supportive husband urging her to fight the Establishment for equal pay, the fiercely private King was also struggling to come to terms with her own sexuality, while Riggs gambled his legacy and reputation in a bid to relive the glories of his past. Together, Billie and Bobby served up a cultural spectacle that resonated far beyond the tennis courts and animated the discussions between men and women in bedrooms and boardrooms around the world. Directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris; Also starring Elisabeth Shue, Sarah Silverman, Alan Cumming, Andrea Riseborough, Bill Pullman. Rated PG-13 for some sexual content and partial nudity/121m.

Ashland Street Cinemas

Oct. 13-19

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Happy Death Day

NEW

Sat-Sun early show: 12:10 2:30 Daily showtimes: 4:50, 7:10, 9:30

A teenage girl, trying to enjoy her birthday, soon realizes that this is her final one. That is, if she can figure out who her killer is. She must relive that day, over and over again, dying in a different way each time. Can she solve her own murder? Directed by Christopher Landon; Starring Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine, Rachel Matthews, Charles Aitken, Laura Clifton, Jason Bayle. Rated PG-13 for violence/terror, crude sexual content, language, some drug material and partial nudity/96m.

Blade Runner 2049

Sat-Sun early show: 11:45, (3-D) 2:40, 5:50, (3-D) 8:50

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years. Directed by Denis Villeneuve; Starring Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Mackenzie Davis, Carla Juri, Lennie James. Rated R for violence, some sexuality, nudity and language/163m.

The Mountain Between Us

Sat-Sun. early show: 12:05 Daily showtimes: 3:15, 6:15, 9:20

Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness. Directed by Hany Abu-Assad; Starring Idris Elba, Kate Winslet, Beau Bridges, Dermot Mulroney, Lucia Walters, Marci T. House, Natasha Burnett. Rated PG-13 for a scene of sexuality, peril, injury images, and brief strong language/103m.

American Made

Sat-Sun early show: 12:15, Daily showtimes: 2:55, 5:40, 8:25

Barry Seal, a TWA pilot, is recruited by the CIA to provide reconnaissance on the burgeoning communist threat in Central America and soon finds himself in charge of one of the biggest covert CIA operations in the history of the United States that spawned the birth of the Medellin cartel and eventually almost brought down the Reagan White House with the Iran Contra scandal. Directed by Doug Liman; Starring Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Jayma Mays, Jesse Plemons, Sarah Wright, Marko Caka, Lola Kirke, Caleb Landry Jones. Rated R for language throughout and some sexuality/nudity/115m.

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Sat-Sun early show: 11:50 Daily showtimes: 2:50, 5:55, 9:00

When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, the Kingsman's journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US. These two elite secret organizations must band together to defeat a common enemy. Directed by Matthew Vaughn; Starring Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Taron Egerton, Mark Strong, Halle Berry, Elton John, Channing Tatum, Jeff Bridges. Rated R for sequences of strong violence, drug content, language throughout and some sexual material/141m.

It

Sat-Sun early show: 12:00 Daily showtimes: 3:05, 6:10, 9:10

Children start to disappear in the town of Derry, Maine. The neighborhood children unite together to face Pennywise, an evil clown whose history of murder and violence dates back for centuries. Directed by Andy Muschietti; Starring Bill Skarsgard, Jaeden Lieberher, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard, Javier Botet, Nicholas Hamilton. Rated R for violence/horror, bloody images, and for language/135m.