OPENING

“Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)” — (Action, R, 109 minutes). Harley Quinn, Black Canary, Huntress and Renee Montoya work together to save a young girl from a crime lord.

“Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words” — (Documentary, PG-13, 116 minutes). Clarence Thomas and his wife, Virginia, tell the life story of the controversial Supreme Court justice.

SPECIALTY

2020 Oscar Shorts: “Animation” — (Not rated, 100 minutes). Presented by Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures with all three categories offered. 2:15 p.m. Thursday; 5:05 p.m. Friday-Wednesday. (Kimballs Peak).

2020 Oscar Shorts: “Live Action” — (Not rated, 120 minutes). Presented by Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures with all three categories offered. 5:05 p.m. Thursday; 2:05 p.m. and 7:50 p.m. Friday-Wednesday. (Kimballs Peak).

“Love Story” — (Drama, PG, 100 minutes). Classic movie from 1970 with insights from Turner Classic Movies. 1 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Wednesday. (Cinemark Tinseltown, Cinemark Carefree, Regal Interquest).

“The Metropolitan Opera: Porgy and Bess” — (Opera, 220 minutes). A live broadcast of opera performed at The Metropolitan Opera. 12:55 p.m. Saturday.

ONGOING

“1917” — (Drama, R, 119 minutes). Grade: A, Moira McDonald. During World War I, two young British soldiers are sent on a dangerous mission to stop 1,600 men from walking into a deadly trap.

“Bad Boys for Life” — (Action, R, 123 minutes). Grade: B+, Katie Walsh. Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett team up to take down the leader of a Miami drug cartel.

“Bombshell” — (Biography, R, 108 minutes). Grade: B, Katie Walsh. The story of a powerful and controversial media empire, Fox News Channel, and the women who took down the man who created it, Roger Ailes.

“Dolittle” — (Adventure, PG, 106 minutes). Grade: D, Katie Walsh. Dolitte has to set sail to a mythical island to find a cure for the young queen who falls ill. During his adventure he finds out he can talk to animals.

“Ford V Ferrari” — (Drama, 152 minutes). Grade: A, Katie Walsh. The story of American car designer Carroll Shelby and British-born race car driver Ken Miles and how they built a car for the Ford Motor Co. for the 24 Hours of Le Mans race in 1966.

“Frozen II” — (Animation, PG, 103 minutes). Grade: B-, Katie Walsh. To save their kingdom, Elsa and her friends venture to an enchanted land to find the origin of her powers.

“The Gentlemen” — (Action, R, 113 minutes). Grade: C+, Katie Walsh. When a British drug lord looks to sell his marijuana empire, plots and schemes arise from those who want his fortune.

“Gretel & Hansel” — (Horror, PG-13, 87 minutes). A young girl and her little brother venture into the dark woods looking for food and work. Along the way, they come upon terrifying evil.

“Jojo Rabbit” — (Comedy, PG-13, 108 minutes). A boy who is in Hitler’s army discovers his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home.

“Joker” — (Drama, R, 121 minutes). Grade: C, Katie Walsh. A failed comedian wanders the streets of Gotham City dressed as a clown and transforms into the criminal mastermind named Joker.

“Jumanji: The Next Level” — (Action, PG-13, 123 minutes). Grade: B, Katie Walsh. As the gang returns to rescue one of its own, the players face new obstacles to escape the dangerous game.

“Knives Out” — (Comedy, PG-13, 130 minutes). Detective Benoit Blanc is hired to investigate the death of crime novelist Harlan Thrombey.

“The Last Full Measure” — (Drama, R, 110 minutes). Grade: B, Katie Walsh. The story of Vietnam War hero William H. Pitsenbarger, who saved more than 60 men and was awarded the nation’s highest military honor 34 years after his death.

“Little Women” — (Drama, PG, 134 minutes). The story of four sisters growing up in America after the Civil War and how they stand together during difficult and changing times. Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott.

“Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” — (Comedy, R, 141 minutes). Grade: B, Katie Walsh. A television star and his stunt double try to find success during the final years of Hollywood’s Golden Age in 1969.

“Parasite” — (Comedy, R, 132 minutes). Grade: A, Katie Walsh. Ki-Taek’s unemployed family forms a symbolic relationship with the wealthy Park family until a battle for dominance threatens to destroy the ecosystem between the families.

“The Rhythm Section” — (Action, R, 109 minutes). Grade: B-, Katie Walsh. After an orchestrated plane crash killed her family, a woman looks to punish those responsible.

“Spies in Disguise” — (Animation, PG, 101 minutes). When Lance, the world’s best spy, is turned into a pigeon, he has to rely on Walter, the nerd who makes the cool gadgets Lance uses, to save the world.

“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” — (Action, PG-13, 141 minutes). Grade: C-, Katie Walsh. Rey, Finn and Poe Dameron continue their journey in the final chapter of the Skywalker saga, where the Resistance faces the First Order.

“The Turning” — (Horror, PG-13, 95 minutes). While caring for two disturbed children, a nanny discovers dark secrets.

Note: Contact individual theaters for showtimes. Find more listings at gazette.com.

Compiled by Carlotta Olson, The Gazette

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