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GUARANTEED FRESH as of Wednesday July 29, 2015 at 4:37 pm Times and listings are for Friday 7/31 through Thursday 8/6

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Bajrangi Bhaaijaan

In this typical Indian comedy/romance/adventure/martial arts/song-and-dance mash-it-all up, a studly reporter (Salman Khan) embarks on a modern-day quest to get a mute little girl back to her home in Pakistan. In Hindi with English subtitles. 154 minutes Unrated.
Movies West Fri-Thu 12:50, 7:20

Ex Machina

British writer Alex Garland (The Beach, 28 Days Later..., Dredd) tries his hand at directing with this sci-fi tale about a young programmer selected to participate in a breakthrough experiment in artificial intelligence by evaluation the "human qualities" of a female robot. Like all female robots in movies, she turns out to be both sexy and dangerous. We've seen this sort of high-tech Frankenstein story before, but Garland's script is highly literate and his direction thrilling. 108 minutes R.
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 10:00

Furious 7

The automotive insult to gravity and various related forms of physics continues, despite the untimely death of star Paul Walker. Vin Diesel, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Ludacris pick up the slack, shooting and/or crashing cars into countless people, places and things. Seems Evil British Guy (Jason Statham) is going after car thief/invincible superhero Dominic Toretto and crew for killing his brother, Evil British Guy From The Last Movie (Luke Evans). 137 minutes PG-13.
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 2:30, 8:30
Movies West Fri-Thu 10:00

Home

DreamWorks Animation mashes together E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial and Lilo & Stitch in the hopes that wayward alien mascot Oh (voiced by Jim Parsons from "The Big Bang Theory") will become the next toy/video game/t-shirt-generating machine. It's safe to say he won't. The story, about a misfit alien who befriends a lonely Earth girl (Rihanna), feels awfully recycled. If you're an adult who doesn't find Parsons' voice grating, you might survive a screening with your kids. 94 minutes PG.
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 11:30am, 7:30
Movies West Fri-Thu 12:00, 7:30

Home 3D

Movies 8 Fri-Thu 2:10, 4:50
Movies West Fri-Thu 2:30, 5:00

Hot Pursuit

In the proud tradition of Midnight Run (with Robert De Niro and Charles Grodin) and Witless Protection (with Larry the Cable Guy and Jenny McCarthy), Reese Witherspoon and Sofía Vergara star in this action comedy about an officer of the law escorting a reluctant witness across the country while being pursued by cops and gunmen alike. 87 minutes PG-13.
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 12:00, 6:00
Movies West Fri-Thu 11:50am, 4:50, 9:50

Insidious: Chapter 3

Is it just me, or are these "suburban families stalked by ghosts" movies getting harder to keep straight? Not to be confused with last week's Poltergeist remake or Sinister 2 (coming out later this summer) or the Paranormal Activity series (the sixth film hit theaters this August), this one's actually a prequel to the previous two Insidious movies. Here we learn how gifted psychic Elise Rainier (cult actress Lin Shaye) got her start busting ghosts. 97 minutes PG-13.
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 5:10, 7:50, 10:30
Movies West Fri-Thu 2:15, 7:15

Mad Max: Fury Road

Some 30 years after the the third Mad Max film (Beyond Thunderdome), legendary director George Miller returns to reboot the road-wrecking series. This time around, Tom Hardy (The Dark Knight Rises) is our reluctant, ex-cop antihero Max, wandering the post-apocalyptic wasteland looking for peace and quiet. What he finds is a furious woman of action (Charlize Theron) on the run from a sadistic warlord and his band of motor-mad psychos. For this rule-breaking action classic, Miller eschews old-fashioned niceties like dialogue and character development in order to tell an explosive, operatic myth through movement, explosions and heroic bloodshed. 120 minutes R.
High Ridge Fri-Sun 12:20, 10:15; Mon-Thu 12:20
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 12:10, 6:30
Movies West Fri-Thu 12:10, 6:30

Mad Max: Fury Road 3D

Movies 8 Fri-Thu 3:10, 9:30
Movies West Fri-Thu 3:00, 9:30

Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2

You brought this on yourself, America. Incompetent but accidentally heroic security guard Paul Blart (Kevin James) goes off on vacation to Las Vegas with his teenage daughter (Raini Rodriguez). But when crime rears its ugly head in the form of a casino heist, the fat dude on the Segway fights back. With wacky slapstick jokes. At least Larry, Moe and Curly had each other to play off of. 94 minutes PG.
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 11:40am, 2:20
Movies West Fri-Thu 4:30

Pitch Perfect 2

After a humiliating command performance at Lincoln Center, the Barden Bellas (including way-too-old for college Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson) enter an international singing competition in order to regain their status. Goofy hijinks, sassy sisterhood and an a cappella rendition of "Flashlight" by Jessie J ensue. 115 minutes PG-13.
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 12:40, 3:40, 6:40, 9:40
Movies West fri-Thu 12:30, 3:30, 7:00, 10:10

Self/Less

Ryan Reynolds and Sir Ben Kingsley star in this sci-fi thriller from director Tarsem Singh (The Cell, Immortals) and writers David & Alex Pastor (Carriers, The Last Days). An extremely wealthy man, dying of cancer, undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness into the body of a healthy young man. Naturally, all is not as it seems. Seconds, the very similar John Frankenheimer movie from 1966, is better ... but has fewer explosions. 117 minutes PG-13.
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 11:50am, 3:00, 6:20, 9:20
Movies West Fri-Thu 12:40, 3:40, 6:45, 9:40

Spy

Melissa McCarthy reunites with her Bridesmaids/The Heat director Paul Feig to play a deskbound CIA analyst who suddenly becomes a field agent when the identities of all the other operatives are compromised. McCarthy provides all the slapstick action. Jude Law and Jason Statham drop by to do the sophisticated spy thing. 115 minutes R.
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 12:30, 3:50, 7:20, 10:20
Movies West Fri-Thu 12:20, 3:15, 6:15, 9:20

Tomorrowland

Like Pirates of the Caribbean and the Haunted Mansion, Disney's Tomorrowland attraction gets its own movie spin-off. In it a curious teen (Britt Robertson) and a former boy genius (George Clooney) embark on an adventure to find a place, hidden beyond time and space, where great minds from throughout history have retreated to build the perfect, futuristic city. The film desperately wants to sell audiences on its childlike sense of wonder and its retrofuturistic optimism--but the plot is incredibly convoluted, the action oddly violent and the ending one sanctimonious Al Gore lecture. 130 minutes PG.
Movies 8 Fri-Thu 12:20, 3:30, 7:00, 10:10
Movies West Fri-Thu 12:15, 3:20, 6:50, 10:05
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