Night at the Movies

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DARK SKIES (PG-13): As a couple witness an escalating series of disturbing events involving their family, their safe and peaceful home quickly unravels. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

SNITCH (PG-13): A father makes a deal with the U.S. attorney to work as an undercover informant and infiltrate a drug cartel in order to clear his son, who has been wrongfully accused of drug distribution. Exchange, Evans, Aiken



A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD (R): John McClane gets his son in on the action in Russia. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

A HAUNTED HOUSE (R): A spoof of Paranormal Activity and other such movies. Exchange (ends 2/21), Masters (starts 2/22)

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

BEAUTIFUL CREATURES (PG-13): A supernatural love story in which a couple uncover dark secrets about their families, their history and their town. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

BROKEN CITY (R): An ex-cop becomes embroiled in a scandal and seeks justice. Masters

BULLET TO THE HEAD (R): A cop and a hit man fight a common enemy. Exchange (ends 2/21)

DJANGO UNCHAINED (R): Freed slave Django helps bounty hunter Schultz find the South’s most wanted criminals. Exchange

ESCAPE FROM PLANET EARTH (PG): Astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap set by an evil enemy, and it’s up to his nerdy brother, Gary, to save him in this animated tale. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

FLIGHT (R): A pilot saves a flight from crashing, but an investigation reveals something troubling. Masters (ends 2/21)

GANGSTER SQUAD (R): LAPD outsiders try to stop a mob king. Masters (opens 2/22)

THE GUILT TRIP (PG-13): An inventor and his mom try to hit the road together so he can sell latest invention. Masters (opens 2/22)

HANSEL AND GRETEL: WITCH HUNTERS (R): Hansel and Gretel grow up to be the ultimate vigilantes. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 2/21)

HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA (PG): Monsters and their families live it up at Dracula’s resort. Masters (ends 2/21)

IDENTITY THIEF (R): Melissa McCarthy steals Jason Bateman’s identity for fun and profit. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

LES MISéRABLES (PG-13): Big-screen adaptation of popular musical. Exchange

LINCOLN (PG-13): Lincoln works to unite the country and abolish slavery. Evans

MAMA (PG-13): Two sisters are found after five years of living alone in the woods. But were they really alone? Exchange, Evans

PARKER (R): Jason Statham seeks revenge. Exchange (ends 2/21)

RISE OF THE GUARDIANS (PG): Santa, the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy, the Sandman and Jack Frost join to battle the evil spirit Pitch. Masters

SAFE HAVEN (PG-13): Romantic thriller based on Nicolas Sparks novel. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

SIDE EFFECTS (R): A new drug intended to treat anxiety has unexpected side effects. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 2/21)

SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (R): Bradley Cooper is determined to rebuild his life and reunite with his wife. Exchange, Evans

SKYFALL (PG-13): As MI6 comes under attack, 007 must destroy the threat. Masters

TEXAS CHAINSAW (R): A serial killer attacks Texans with a chainsaw. Masters (ends 2/21)

THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 2 (PG-13): The Cullens enlist friends to help fight the Volturi. Masters

THIS IS 40 (R): A couple must learn to enjoy the rest of their lives – before they kill each other. Masters (ends 2/21)

WARM BODIES (PG-13): A zombie forms a loving relationship with a human. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

WRECK-IT RALPH (PG): Arcade-game character is tired of always being the “bad guy”. Masters

ZERO DARK THIRTY (R): The story of the U.S. SEAL team’s killing of Osama bin Laden. Exchange, Evans

In 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

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