Night at the Movies

Hugh Jackman and Maria Bello star in "Prisoners."

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BATTLE OF THE YEAR 3D (PG-13): A dance-crew tournament attracts the best teams from around the world, but the Americans haven’t won in 15 years, and a hip-hop mogul wants to put them back on top. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

PRISONERS (R): A desperate father will do whatever it takes to find his 6-year-old daughter who has gone missing. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

WIZARD OF OZ: AN IMAX 3D EXPERIENCE (PG): The classic movie returns to theaters for one week in IMAX 3D. Exchange




A family is terrorized by a dark presence. Exchange, Masters

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

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

THE FAMILY (R): A notorious mafia family is relocated to France under the witness protection program. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

GETAWAY (R): A racecar driver must follow a kidnapper’s instructions to get his wife back Exchange

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

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

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

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

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

THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS: CITY OF BONES (PG-13): A teenager discovers she is the descendant of half-angel warriors. Exchange, 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 (ends 9/19)

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 (ends 9/19), 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 falls in love with “the good girl.” Exchange (ends 9/19), Evans

THIS IS THE END (R): Friends are trapped in a house after Los Angeles is devastated. Exchange (ends 9/19)

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 (ends 9/19)

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

THE WORLD’S END (R): Gary and friends attempt a pub-crawl they last tried 20 years earlier. Evans

THE WOLERINE (PG-13): Wolverine finds himself in a shadowy realm of yakuza and samurai. Masters (opens 9/20)

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

YOU’RE NEXT (NR): When masked murderers descend upon a family reunion, a guest proves to be the most talented killer of all. Exchange, Evans (ends 9/19)

Take a seat

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,


Thu, 07/27/2017 - 12:40

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