Reel Picks

42 (PG-13)

The life story of Jackie Robinson. A powerful film about how one man changed baseball after signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey. Starring Chadwick Boseman, Harrison Ford, and Nicole Beharie.

Evil Dead (R)

A remake of Sam Raimi’s 1981 kook-classic horror picture with the same name. In a remote cabin five friends inadvertently recall demons from the woods when they discover a Book of the Dead. Mayhem ensues until only one is left to fight for survival. Starring Jane Levy, Shiloh Fernandez, Lou Taylor Pucci.

Jurassic Park 3D (PG-13)

Steven Spielberg’s original adaptation of the Michael Crichton novel (and screenplay) about cloned dinosaurs running wild in a theme park. This time in 3D. Starring Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum.

Oblivion (PG-13)

A visually heavy science fiction adventure about a veteran assigned to extract Earth’s remaining resources, who begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself. Starring Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, and Olga Kurylenko.

Pain and Gain (R)

This action adventure movie, based on a true story, is about a trio of bodybuilders in Florida who get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong. With comic touches. Starring Dwayne Johnson, Mark Wahlberg, Rebel Wilson, Anthony Mackie, Ed Harris, and Rob Corddry.

The Place Beyond the Pines (R)

A tale in three acts over 15 years about tragedy, honor, and responsibility experienced between fathers and sons. A motorcycle stunt rider robs banks to provide for his lover and their newborn child, putting him on a collision course with an ambitious rookie cop and a corrupt detective. Starring Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes, Anthony Pizza.