Reel Picks


Aloha (PG-13)

A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog assigned to him. Written and directed by Cameron Crowe, starring Bradley Cooper, Rachel McAdams, and Emma Stone.

Entourage (R)

In this remake of the HBO comedy series, movie star Vincent Chase and his boys Eric, Turtle, and Johnny, are back in business with super-agent-turned-studio head Ari Gold on a risky project that will serve as Vince’s directorial debut. Starring Adrian Grenier, Kevin Connolly, Jerry Ferrara, and Jeremy Piven.

Inside Out (PG)

In this animated comedy, young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco. Her emotions — Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust, and Sadness — conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house, and school. With the voices of Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, and Lewis Black.

Jaws (PG)

The classic Vineyard shark tale returns. Peter Benchley’s story, filmed on the Vineyard, directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, and Richard Dreyfuss, will once again have viewers thinking twice before they jump into the ocean.

Love & Mercy (PG-13)

An unconventional film about the life and legacy of the Beach Boys’ leader Brian Wilson, as he struggles with emerging psychosis and attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece in the ’60s. In the 1980s, he is a broken, confused man under the watch of a shady therapist. Starring John Cusack, Paul Dano, Elizabeth Banks, and Paul Giamatti.

Mad Max: Fury Road (R)

The desert wastelands inhabited by the Road Warrior are still rife with motorized gangs in this fourth chapter of the Mad Max legend. Almost everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Two rebels on the run might just be able to restore order: Max, a man of action and of few words, and Furiosa, a woman who believes her quest for survival may be achieved if she can make it across the desert back to her childhood homeland. Starring Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, and Nicholas Hoult.

Spy (R)

In this action-comedy written and directed by Paul Feig, director of Bridesmaids and The Heat, a deskbound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster. Starring Melissa McCarthy, Rose Byrne, and Jude Law.

Ted 2 (PG)

In this comedy sequel, the teddy bear Ted and Tami-Lynn, a newlywed couple, want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he’s a person in a court of law. Written and directed by Seth MacFarlane, and starring Liam Neeson, Mark Wahlberg, and Amanda Seyfried.