Night at the Movies

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PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 4 (R): Frightening occurrences appear to center around a creepy neighbor boy. Exchange, IMAX, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

ALEX CROSS (PG-13): Alex Cross’s latest case puts him on a collision course with the serial killer Picasso. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta



ARGO (R): Extractors pose as a Hollywood film crew to rescue American hostages in Iran. Exchange, Evans Aiken, Monetta

ATLAS SHRUGGED: PART 2 (PG-13): A miraculous motor that could seemingly power the world is found. But there is no one left to decipher its secret. Exchange, Evans

BRAVE (PG): Merida turns to a witch for help and is granted an ill-fated wish. Masters

THE DARK KNIGHT RISES (PG-13): Bane forces Batman to resurface. Masters

DREDD (R): In post-apocaplyptic America, Judges are judge, jury and executioner. Masters (opens 10/19)

END OF WATCH (R): Young police officers patrol south central Los Angeles. ends 10/19 at Exchange, Evans

FINDING NEMO (G): Disney’s lovable fish returns to theaters. Evans

FRANKENWEENIE (PG): Young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended consequences. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 10/18)

HERE COMES THE BOOM (PG): A teacher earns money for his school by moonlighting as a mixed martial arts fighter. Exchange, Evans Aiken

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 (ends 10/18), Evans

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

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

LAWLESS (R): In 1931, the Bondurants brothers run a backwoods establishment that hides their true business, bootlegging. Masters (opens 10/19)

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 (ends 10/18), Monetta

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

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

THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER (PG-13): A moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope – and the friends that help us through life. Exchange

PREMIUM RUSH (PG-13): A bike messenger’s last delivery of the day turns into a life-or-death chase. Masters

RESIDENT EVIL: RETRIBUTION (R): TheT-virus continues to turn people into zombies, and Alice awakens. Exchange (ends 10/18)

SEVEN PSYCHOPATHS (R): Hans and Billy make a living by kidnapping rich people’s dogs then returning them and collecting the reward. This time they kidnap the beloved pooch of a gangster. Exchange, Evans

SINISTER (R): A true-crime novelist discovers how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his family in the path of a supernatural entity. Exchange, Evans, Aiken


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

TAKEN 2 (PG-13): In Istanbul, retired CIA operative Bryan Mills and his wife are taken hostage. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

TOTAL RECALL (PG-13): A man suspects he’s a spy but doesn’t know which side he’s on. Masters (ends 10/18)

TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE (PG-13): Baseball scout Gus Lobel refuses to be benched. Exchange (ends 10/18), Evans

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

WON’T BACK DOWN (PG): Determined mothers work to transform a failing school. Exchange, Aiken (ends 10/18)

Local venues

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,