Film Review Paddington 2

This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows the character Paddington, voiced by Ben Whishaw, in a scene from "Paddington 2." 

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"Paddington 2": Paddington is happily settled with the Brown family in Windsor Gardens, where he has become a popular member of the community, spreading joy and marmalade wherever he goes. While searching for the perfect present for his beloved Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, Paddington spots a unique pop-up book in Mr. Gruber's antique shop, and embarks upon a series of odd jobs to buy it. But when the book is stolen, it's up to Paddington and the Browns to unmask the thief. PG: 103 minutes.  AMC 10, Rushmore 7, Northern Hills Cinema

"The Commuter": In this action-packed thriller, Liam Neeson plays an insurance salesman, Michael, on his daily commute home, which quickly becomes anything but routine. After being contacted by a mysterious stranger, Michael is forced to uncover the identity of a hidden passenger on his train before the last stop. As he works against the clock to solve the puzzle, he realizes a deadly plan is unfolding and is unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy. One that carries life and death stakes for himself and his fellow passengers. PG13: 105 minutes. Rushmore 7, Northern Hills Cinema

"The Post": Steven Spielberg directs Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks in this thrilling drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post's Katharine Graham (Streep), the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and editor Ben Bradlee (Hanks), as they race to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spanned three decades and four U.S. Presidents. The two must overcome their differences as they risk their careers — and their very freedom — to help bring long-buried truths to light. PG13: 116 minutes. AMC 10

"Proud Mary": Taraji P. Henson is Mary, a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad. R: 88 minutes. AMC 10


"12 Strong": Chris Hemsworth ("Thor" films) and Oscar nominee Michael Shannon ("Revolutionary Road," "Nocturnal Animals") star in this powerful new war drama. Based on the best-selling book "Horse Soldiers," it is story of heroism based on true events that unfolded a world away in the aftermath of 9/11. R: 130 minutes. AMC 10


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"Molly's Game": This is the true story of Molly Bloom, a beautiful, young, Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested in the middle of the night by 17 FBI agents wielding automatic weapons. Her players included Hollywood royalty, sports stars, business titans and, unbeknownst to her, the Russian mob. Her only ally was her criminal defense lawyer, Charlie Jaffey, who learned that there was much more to Molly than the tabloids led us to believe. R: 140 minutes. Rushmore 7 

"Insidious: The Last Key": The creative minds behind the hit Insidious trilogy return for this supernatural thriller, which welcomes back franchise standout Lin Shaye as Dr. Elise Rainier. In this installment, the brilliant parapsychologist faces her most fearsome and personal haunting yet: in her own family home. PG13: 103 minutes. AMC 10, Rushmore 7, Northern Hills Cinema

"Darkest Hour": As the seemingly unstoppable Nazi forces advance during WWII, and with the Allied army cornered on the beaches of Dunkirk, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the leadership of the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Academy Award nominee Gary Oldman). While maneuvering his political rivals, he must confront the ultimate choice: negotiate with Hitler and save the British people at a terrible cost or rally the nation and fight on against incredible odds. PG13: 124 minutes. AMC 10 

"The Greatest Showman": A bold and original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and the sense of wonder we feel when dreams come to life. Inspired by the ambition and imagination of P.T. Barnum, “The Greatest Showman” tells the story of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle that became a worldwide sensation. PG: 105 minutes. AMC 10, Northern Hills Cinema

"Jumanji: Welcome to The Jungle": PG13: 119 minutes. AMC 10, Rushmore 7, Northern Hills Cinema

"Pitch Perfect 3": PG13: 93 minutes. AMC 10, Rushmore 7

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"Star Wars: The Last Jedi": PG13: 152 minutes. AMC 10, Rushmore 7, Northern Hills Cinema

"Ferdinand": PG: 107 minutes. AMC 10

"Justice League": PG13: 120 minutes. Elks Theatre

"Wonder": PG: 113 minutes. Elks Theatre

"Thor: Ragnarok": PG13: 130 minutes. Elks Theatre

"Daddy's Home 2": PG13: 100 minutes. Elks Theatre

"From Russia With Love": PG: 115 minutes. Nostalgia film series, Elks Theatre. 

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