Night at the Movies

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THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG (PG-13): More dangers await Bilbo and his companions as they continue east. Exchange, IMAX, Evans, Aiken

TYLER PERRY’S A MEDEA CHRISTMAS (PG-13): Madea gets coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas. Exchange, Evans, Aiken




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

BAGGAGE CLAIM (PG-13): A flight attendant decides to find a fiance. Masters

THE BEST MAN HOLIDAY (R): College friends reunite over Christmas, and ignite rivalries and romances. Evans, Aiken

BLACK NATIVITY (PG): A teen raised by a single mother travels to New York to spend Christmas with estranged relatives. Exchange, Evans (ends 12/12), Aiken

THE BOOK THIEF (PG-13): A girl is sent to live with a new family in World War II Germany. Exchange, Evans

CAPTAIN PHILLIPS (PG-13): Evans (ends 12/12)

CARRIE (2013) (R): Carrie unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town. Masters (opens 12/13)

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

THE COUNSELOR (R): A lawyer dabbles in drug trafficking. Masters

DELIVERY MAN (PG-13): David’s sperm donations make him the father of about 500 children. Exchange, Evans (ends 12/12)

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

DON JON (R): Jon Martello finds bliss watching pornography – until Barbara Sugarman comes into his life. Masters

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

HOMEFRONT (R): A former DEA agent moves to a quiet town with his daughter, but he finds it anything but quiet. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE (PG-13): Katniss senses a rebellion as President Snow prepares the next Hunger Games. Exchange, IMAX, Evans, Aiken

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): Cameras follow Johnny Knoxville and his “grandson” on a debauched road trip. Exchange

LAST VEGAS (PG-13): Four old men try to relive their glory days in Vegas. Evans

LEE DANIELS’ THE BUTLER (PG-13): A White House Butler serves eight presidents. Exchange

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

OUT OF THE FURNACE (R): Rodney gets lured into a crime ring and disappears. Police can’t find him, so his brother takes matters into his own hands. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

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

OLDBOY (R): Joe is kidnapped and held hostage for 20 years, then is released. Exchange

PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS (PG): Percy heads to the Bermuda Triangle. Masters

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

PLANES (PG): Masters (ends 12/12)

THOR: THE DARK WORLD (PG-13): Thor battles to save Earth and all the Nine Realms. Exchange, Evans, Aiken (ends 12/12)

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