Feb. 8 Movie Capsules
Friday, February 8, 2019
Capsules of movies playing locally. New releases are indicated with an asterisk.
A DOG’S WAY HOME — A dog travels 400 miles in search of her owner. (1 hour, 36 minutes) Rated PG.
A STAR IS BORN — A musician helps a young singer find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral. (2 hours, 16 minutes) Rated R.
AQUAMAN — Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis and must step forward to lead his people and be a hero to the world. (2 hours, 23 minutes) Rated PG-13.
BUMBLEBEE — On the run, in the year of 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small California beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. (1 hour, 53 minutes) Rated PG-13.
*CANAL STREET — After being arrested for the murder of a white classmate, a young black man's father fights in court for his son's vindication. Against all odds, they embrace their undying trust in each other and find faith in God. (1 hour, 29 minutes) Rated PG-13.
*COLD PURSUIT — A snowplow driver seeks revenge against the drug dealers he thinks killed his son. Based on the 2014 Norwegian film 'In Order of Disappearance.’ (1 hour, 58 minutes) Rated R.
*DRAGON BALL SUPER: BROLY — Goku and Vegeta encounter Broly, a Saiyan warrior unlike any fighter they've faced before. (1 hour, 40 minutes) Rated PG.
GLASS — Security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities. (2 hours, 9 minutes) Rated PG-13.
*GREEN BOOK — A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South. (2 hours, 10 minutes) Rated PG-13.
ESCAPE ROOM — Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive. (1 hour, 40 minutes) Rated R.
MISS BALA — Gloria finds a power she never knew she had when she is drawn into a dangerous world of cross-border crime. Surviving will require all of her cunning, inventiveness, and strength. Based on the Spanish-language film. Rated PG-13.
THE KID WHO WOULD BE KING — A band of kids embark on an epic quest to thwart a medieval menace. (2 hours) Rated PG.
THE FAVOURITE — In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah. (1 hour, 59 minute) Rated R.
*THE LEGO MOVIE 2: THE SECOND PART — It's been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: Lego Duplo invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild. (1 hour, 46 minutes) Rated PG.
THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD — A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of the end of the war. (1 hour, 39 minutes) Rated R.
*THE PRODIGY — A mother concerned about her young son's disturbing behavior thinks something supernatural may be affecting him. (1 hour, 32 minutes) Rated R.
THE UPSIDE — A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy man with quadriplegia and an unemployed man with a criminal record who's hired to help him. (2 hours, 5 minutes) Rated PG-13.
SERENITY — The mysterious past of a fishing boat captain comes back to haunt him, when his ex-wife tracks him down with a desperate plea for help, ensnaring his life in a new reality that may not be all that it seems. (1 hour, 46 minutes) Rated R.
SPIDER-MAN: IN THE SPIDER-VERSE — Miles Morales becomes the Spider-Man of his reality and crosses paths with his counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat to all reality. (1 hour, 57 minutes) Rated PG.
*WHAT MEN WANT — A woman is boxed out by the male sports agents in her profession, but gains an unexpected edge over them when she develops the ability to hear men's thoughts. (1 hour, 57 minutes) Rated R.