Night at the Movies

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FRANKENWEENIE (PG): In Tim Burton’s Frankenweenie, young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his beloved dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous, consequences. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

TAKEN 2 (PG-13): In Istanbul, retired CIA operative Bryan Mills and his wife are taken hostage by the father of a kidnapper Mills killed while rescuing his daughter. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta



2016 OBAMA’S AMERICA (PG): If President Obama wins a second term, where will we be in 2016? Evans

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN (PG-13): Reboot of Spider-Man franchise. Masters (ends 10/4)

THE BOURNE LEGACY (PG-13): An estranged assassin is on the run. Ends 10/4 at Exchange, Evans

THE CAMPAIGN (R): A blundering congressman is pitted against a political newcomer. Exchange

THE DARK KNIGHT RISES (PG-13): Bane forces Batman to resurface. Exchange (ends 10/4), Evans, Masters (opens 10/5)

DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: DOG DAYS (PG): Greg is ready for summer. Masters (ends 10/4)

DREDD 3D (R): In post-apocaplyptic America, Judges are judge, jury and executioner. Dredd is the ultimate Judge. Exchange, ends 10/4 at Evans, Aiken

END OF WATCH (R): Young police officers patrol south central Los Angeles. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 10/4), Monetta

FINDING NEMO 3D (G): Disney’s lovable fish returns to theaters. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 10/4)

HOUSE AT THE END OF THE STREET (PG-13): Sarah and her daughter find the house of their dreams and learn the small town has a secret. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA (PG): Hotel Transylvania is Dracula’s lavish resort, where monsters and their families can live it up, free to be the monsters they are. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

ICE AGE: CONTINENTAL DRIFT (PG): Scrat’s pursuit of an infernal acorn changes the world. Masters

LAST OUNCE OF COURAGE (PG): Small-town mayor Bob Revere embarks on a mission to reignite patriotism and faith. Evans (ends 10/4)

LAWLESS (R): In 1931, the Bondurants run an establishment that hides their true business, bootlegging. Exchange (ends 10/4)

LOOPER (R): When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they send the target 30 years into the past, where a “looper” – a hired gun, like Joe – is waiting. One day, the mob sends back Joe’s future self for assassination. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

MADAGASCAR 3: EUROPE’S MOST WANTED (PG): The animals wind up in a traveling circus. Masters (ends 10/4)

MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS (PG-13): Iconic Marvel superheroes team up. Masters

THE MASTER (R): A troubled drifter tries to adhere to the weird teachings of Lancaster Dodd, the charismatic leader of the religious movement The Cause, even as members of Dodd’s inner circle see him as a threat. Exchange (ends 10/4)

PARANORMAN (PG): A boy who speaks with the dead defends his town against a curse. ends 10/4 at Exchange, Evans

PITCH PERFECT (PG-13): A group of college singers fights to the top of college music competitions. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

THE POSSESSION (PG-13): A couple discovers that their daughter’s wooden box contains a spirit that devours its human host. Exchange, Evans, Monetta

RESIDENT EVIL: RETRIBUTION (R): As theT-virus continues to turn people into zombies, Alice awakes deep within Umbrella’s operations facility. Exchange, Evans (ends 10/4), Monetta

SPARKLE (PG-13): Musical prodigy Sparkle struggles to become a star. Masters

TED (R): A grown man has a live teddy bear as a companion. Masters

TOTAL RECALL (PG-13): A man suspects he’s a spy but doesn’t know which side he’s on. Masters

TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE (PG-13): Baseball scout Gus Lobel refuses to be benched. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

TYLER PERRY’S MADEA’S WITNESS PROTECTION (PG-13): Madea takes in family members in the Witness Protection Program. Masters

UNCONDITIONAL (PG-13): A woman who has lost her faith learns that the love of God is always reaching out to us. Exchange (ends 10/4)

WON’T BACK DOWN (PG): Determined mothers work to transform a failing school. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

Local theaters

Evans Stadium Cinemas: 4365 Towne Center Drive, Evans; (706) 869-1269

Masters Value Cinemas: 2824 Washington Road;
(706) 736-4444

Regal Aiken Mall Cinema 8: 300 East Gate Drive, Aiken;
(803) 641-0900

Regal Augusta Exchange 20 & IMAX: 1144 Agerton Lane; (706) 667-6653 or (706) 667-8585

Monetta Drive-In: 5822 Columbia Highway N., Monetta, S.C., (803) 685-7949,