Night at the Movies

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OUT OF THE FURNACE (R): Russell works a dead-end blue-collar job by day and cares for his terminally ill father by night. When his brother Rodney returns home from Iraq, Rodney gets lured into one of the most ruthless crime rings in the Northeast and disappears. The police fail to crack the case, so Russell takes matters into his own hands. Exchange, Evans




12 YEARS A SLAVE (R): In the years before the Civil War, Solomon, a free black man from New York, is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Exchange

BAGGAGE CLAIM (PG-13): With her sister’s wedding approaching and with pressure from her often-married mother, a flight attendant decides to find a fiance. Masters

THE BEST MAN HOLIDAY (R): When college friends finally reunite over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for rivalries and romances to be ignited. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

BLACK NATIVITY (PG): A Baltimore teen raised by a single mother travels to New York City to spend Christmas with estranged relatives. He sets out on a return journey to his mother and finds the value of faith, healing and family. Exchange, Aiken

THE BOOK THIEF (PG-13): A girl transforms the lives of everyone around her when she is sent to live with a new family in World War II Germany. Exchange, Evans

CAPTAIN PHILLIPS (PG-13): True story of the 2009 hijacking of a U.S. container ship by Somali pirates. Evans, Monetta

THE CHRISTMAS CANDLE (PG): Every 25 years an angel visits the Gladbury village candlemaker and touches one candle. Whoever lights this candle receives a miracle on Christmas Eve. Exchange

THE COUNSELOR (R): A lawyer dabbles in drug trafficking. Masters (opens 12/6)

DELIVERY MAN (PG-13): David Wozniak learns that because of his sperm donations, he is the father of about 500 children. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

DESPICABLE ME 2 (PG): Gru goes on a mission to capture a bad guy. Masters

DON JON (R): Jon Martello finds bliss alone in front of the computer watching pornography – until Barbara Sugarman comes into his life. Masters (opens 12/6)

THE FAMILY (R): Masters (ends 12/5)

FREE BIRDS (PG): Turkeys go back in time to get turkeys off the Thanksgiving menu. Exchange, Evans (ends 12/5)

FROZEN (PG): A prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

HOMEFRONT (R): Former DEA agent Phil Broker moves to a seemingly quiet town in the bayou with his daughter, but he finds it anything but quiet there. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE (PG-13): Katniss has returned home after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Katniss soon senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still in control as President Snow prepares the next Hunger Games. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 2 (PG-13): A family tries to find out what has them linked to the spirit world. Masters

JACKASS PRESENTS: BAD GRANDPA (R): Hidden cameras follow Johnny Knoxville and his “grandson” (Jackson Nicoll) on a debauched road trip. Exchange, Evans

LAST VEGAS (PG-13): Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline try to relive their glory days in Vegas. Evans

ONE DIRECTION: THIS IS US (PG): Masters (ends 12/5)

MONSTERS UNIVERSITY (PG): Mike and Sulley become best friends. Masters

OLDBOY (R): Joe Doucette is kidnapped and held hostage for 20 years, then is released. He tries to find out who imprisoned him, only to discover that the real mystery is why he was set free. Exchange

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

PHILOMENA (PG-13): Judi Dench plays an Irish Catholic pressured to give up her out-of-wedlock child during the 1950s. Exchange

PLANES (PG): Airplane Dusty dreams of competing as an air racer. Masters

PRISONERS (R): Masters (ends 12/5)

THOR: THE DARK WORLD (PG-13): Thor battles to save Earth and all the Nine Realms from a shadowy enemy. Exchange, Evans, Aiken, Monetta

WE’RE THE MILLERS (R): A pot dealer packs a fake family into an RV bound for Mexico. Masters

Take your 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,