Night at the Movies

Danielle Bisutti in a scene from Insidious: Chapter 2.

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THE FAMILY (R): A notorious mafia family is relocated to France under the witness protection program. They try to fit in, but old habits die hard and they find themselves doing things the “family” way. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 2 (PG-13): The Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world. Exchange, Evans, Aiken




2 GUNS (R): A DEA agent and a Navy intelligence officer are under cover, but neither knows the other. Exchange

CLOSED CIRCUIT (R): A terrorist attack in London leads to a sinister conspiracy. Exchange

A family is terrorized by a dark presence. Masters (opens 9/13)

DESPICABLE ME 2 (PG): The Anti-Villain League sends Gru on a mission to capture a bad guy. Exchange, Evans

ELYSIUM (R): In 2159, the rich live on a space station called Elysium, and the rest live in Earth’s ruins. Exchange, Evans (ends 9/12), Monetta

EPIC (PG): Story of a battle between good and evil in the forest. Masters

GETAWAY (R): A racecar driver must follow a kidnapper’s instructions to get his wife back Exchange, Evans (ends 9/12), Aiken (ends 9/12)

THE GRANDMASTER (PG-13): Action feature inspired by the life of kung fu master Ip Man. Exchange

GROWN UPS 2 (PG-13): The grown ups learn lessons from their kids. Evans

THE HEAT (R): Two incompat­ible law officers join forces and become buddies. Masters (ends 9/12)

THE LONE RANGER (PG-13): Tonto recounts the tales that turned John Reid into a legend. Masters

INSTRUCTIONS NOT INCLUDED (PG): An irresponsible playboy’s former lover gives him their daughter to raise. Exchange

IRON MAN 3 (PG-13): When Tony Stark finds his world destroyed, he tries to find those responsible. Masters

LAUGHING TO THE BANK (R): A witty and satirical look at an issue that black actors face: a lack of roles that represent blacks in a positive light. Exchange

LEE DANIEL’S THE BUTLER: A White House butler serves eight American presidents over three decades. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

MAN OF STEEL (PG-13): Retelling of the Superman story. Masters (ends 9/12)

THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS: CITY OF BONES (PG-13): A teenager discovers she is the descendant of half-angel warriors. Exchange, Aiken (ends 9/12), Evans

NOW YOU SEE ME (PG-13): Illusionists pull off a series of daring heists. Masters

ONE DIRECTION: THIS IS US (PG): One Direction is filmed during their 2012-2013 world tour. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

PACIFIC RIM (PG-13): Giant robots battle giant sea creatures. Masters

PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS (PG): To find the Golden Fleece, Percy heads to the Bermuda Triangle. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

PLANES (PG): Airplane Dusty dreams of competing as a high-flying air racer. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

RIDDICK (R): Riddick fights for survival against alien predators more lethal than any human. Exchange, IMAX, Evans, Aiken

SMURFS 2 (PG): Gargamel creates creatures to harness the Smurf-essence. Exchange

THE SPECTACULAR NOW (R): A high school senior and effortless charmer unexpectedly falls in love with “the good girl.” Evans (opens 9/13)

THIS IS THE END (R): Friends are trapped in a house after Los Angeles is devastated. Exchange, Evans (ends 9/12)

TURBO (PG): A snail wants to race in the Indianapolis 500. Exchange

THE ULTIMATE LIFE (PG): Jason discovers his late grandfather’s journal and is transported back to 1941 to experience his grandfather’s life. Exchange

WE’RE THE MILLERS (R): Pot dealer packs a fake family into an RV and heads to Mexico to get a shipment. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

WHITE HOUSE DOWN (PG-13): Terrorists take over the White House. Masters (ends 9/12)

THE WORLD’S END (R): Gary King and his friends attempt an epic pub-crawl they last tried 20 years earlier. Exchange, Evans

WORLD WAR Z (PG-13): A lethal virus turns people into something vicious. Masters

YOU’RE NEXT (NR): When a gang of masked murderers descend upon a family reunion, a guest proves to be the most talented killer of all. Exchange, Evans

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,