Night at the Movies

Taylor Kitsch (left) as Michael Murphy and Mark Wahlberg as Marcus Luttrell star in "Lone Survivor."

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THE LEGEND OF HERCULES (PG-13) The heroic son of Zeus embraces his destiny by fighting to reclaim his kingdom from his villainous stepfather in an adventure from director Renny Harlin. Exchange, Evans

LONE SURVIVOR (R): Based on a true story, Peter Berg directs Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Ben Foster and Emile Hirsch as four Navy SEALs whose sensitive mission into the Afghan mountains is unexpectedly compromised. Evans, Exchange, Aiken




AMERICAN HUSTLE (R): Fictional period crime drama about a reckless FBI agent who recruits a con man and his partner into a scheme to ensnare corrupt politicians. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES (PG-13): Will Ferrell returns as Ron Burgundy, the TV newsman who pulls up stakes with his team to launch the first-ever 24-hour news network. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

CARRIE (2013) (R): Carrie unleashes terror on her small town. Masters

CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2 (PG): Inventor Flint Lockwood and friends must save the world. Masters

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

47 RONIN (PG-13): Keanu Reeves stars in a fantasy based on an 18th-century tale of clan warfare and revenge surrounding a band of 47 samurai. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

ENDER’S GAME (PG-13): A young strategist rises to the top of his class in Battle School while training to defend Earth against aliens. Masters

FREE BIRDS (PG): Two turkeys travel back in time to get turkey off the holiday menu. Masters

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

GRUDGE MATCH (PG-13): Retired boxers (Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro) decide to settle a long-standing beef. Exchange, Aiken

HER (R): Joaquin Phoenix stars in Spike Jonze’s soulful sci-fi drama about a lonely writer who falls in love with his computer’s operating system. Evans

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

THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE (PG-13): Katniss senses a rebellion as President Snow prepares the next Hunger Games. Exchange, 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): An octogenarian and his grandson embark on a debauched cross-country road trip. Masters

JUSTIN BIEBER’S BELIEVE (PG): Director Jon M. Chu captures 19-year-old Justin Bieber unfiltered through interviews, concert footage and behind-the-scenes access. Exchange

LAST VEGAS (PG-13): Four aging friends vow to set Las Vegas ablaze during a bachelor party. Masters

LEE DANIELS’ THE BUTLER (PG-13): Remarkable story of White House butler Eugene Allen, who served eight U.S. presidents over 30 years. Masters

MANDELA: LONG WALK TO FREEDOM (PG-13): The life of South African revolutionary, president and world icon Nelson Mandela takes center stage. Exchange, Evans

PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE MARKED ONES (R): Family and friends try to save a young man who seems to be a magnet for malevolent supernatural forces. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

SAVING MR. BANKS (PG-13): The story of how Walt Disney courted P.L. Travers into letting him bring Mary Poppins to the movie screen. Exchange, Evans

THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY (PG): A comedic adaptation of James Thurber’s short story, starring Ben Stiller as Walter, a proofreader, who retreats into his fantasy world, where he is the master of his fate. Exchange, Evans

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

WALKING WITH DINOSAURS (PG): The BBC television series hits the big screen as a live-action/CG-animated film about a courageous young dinosaur on an adventure in the prehistoric world. Exchange, Evans

THE WOLF OF WALL STREET (R): Martin Scorsese reteams with Leonardo DiCaprio for this adaptation of Jordan Belfort’s memoir about his exploits as a crooked banker. Exchange, Evans, Aiken

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