Movies Released November 16, 2018

Friday, November 16

119 mins

Instant Family

When Pete (Mark Wahlberg) and Ellie (Rose Byrne) decide to start a family, they stumble into the world of foster care adoption. They hope to take in one small child but when they meet three siblings, including a rebellious 15 year old girl (Isabela Moner), they find themselves speeding from zero to three kids overnight. Now, Pete and Ellie must hilariously try to learn the ropes of instant parenthood in the hopes of becoming a family.
Mark Wahlberg, Iliza Shlesinger, Octavia Spencer, Isabela Moner, Sean Anders, Steve Levinson, Rose Byrne, Eve Harlow
Comedy Family

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

The sequel takes place in 1920s Paris, shortly after Newt Scamander’s capture of Grindelwald at the end of the first installment. Returning for the sequel are the characters Tina (Katherine Waterston), Queenie (Alison Sudol), and Jacob (Dan Fogler). See notes below for spoilers.
Johnny Depp, David Heyman, Ezra Miller, J.K. Rowling, Zoe Kravitz, Callum Turner, Ingvar Sigurdsson, Poppy Corby-Tuech
Adventure Sequel Fantasy Family IMAX
130 mins

Green Book

When Tony Lip (Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on “The Green Book” to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger as well as unexpected humanity and humor—they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime.
Don Stark, Octavia Spencer, Peter Farrelly, Mahershala Ali, Charles B. Wessler, Nick Vallelonga, Viggo Mortensen, Linda Cardellini
Drama True Story


From Academy Award-winning director Steve McQueen (12 Years a Slave) and co-writer and bestselling author Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl) comes a blistering, modern-day thriller set against the backdrop of crime, passion and corruption. Widows is the story of four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities. Set in contemporary Chicago, amid a time of turmoil, tensions build when Veronica (Oscar® winner Viola Davis), Linda (Michelle Rodriguez), Alice (Elizabeth Debicki) and Belle (Cynthia Erivo) take their fate into their own hands and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.
Elizabeth Debicki, Jon Bernthal, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Brian Tyree Henry, Gillian Flynn, Michelle Rodriguez, Liam Neeson, Jacki Weaver
Thriller Heist

At Eternity's Gate

A journey inside the world and mind of a person who, despite skepticism, ridicule and illness, created some of the world’s most beloved and stunning works of art. This is not a forensic biography, but rather scenes based on Vincent van Gogh’s (Willem Dafoe) letters, common agreement about events in his life that present as facts, hearsay, and moments that are just plain invented.
Oscar Isaac, Mads Mikkelsen, Emmanuelle Seigner, Amira Casar, Julian Schnabel, Jean-Claude Carriere, Louise Kugelberg, Willem Dafoe
105 mins

Mobile Homes

A young mother drifts from one motel to the next with her intoxicating boyfriend and her 8-year-old son. The makeshift family scrapes by, living one hustle at a time, until the discovery of a mobile home community offers an alternative life.
Imogen Poots, Callum Turner, Vladimir de Fontenay, Callum Keith Rennie, Frank Oulton

A Private War

In a world where journalism is under attack, Marie Colvin (Academy Award nominee Rosamund Pike) is one of the most celebrated war correspondents of our time. Colvin is an utterly fearless and rebellious spirit, driven to the frontlines of conflicts across the globe to give voice to the voiceless, while constantly testing the limits between bravery and bravado. After being hit by a grenade in Sri Lanka, she wears a distinctive eye patch and is still as comfortable sipping martinis with London’s elite as she is confronting dictators. Colvin sacrifices loving relationships, and over time, her personal life starts to unravel as the trauma she’s witnessed takes its toll. Yet, her mission to show the true cost of war leads her -- along with renowned war photographer Paul Conroy (Jamie Dornan) -- to embark on the most dangerous assignment of their lives in the besieged Syrian city of Homs.
Rosamund Pike, Matthew Heineman, Stanley Tucci, Jonathan Fuhrman, Robert Jones, Marissa McMahon, Arash Amel, Jamie Dornan
Drama Biography True Story
98 mins

Welcome Home

A couple (Aaron Paul, Emily Ratajkowski) spend a weekend at a vacation rental home in the Italian countryside in an attempt to repair their relationship, but soon become victims of the homeowner’s sinister plans.
David Levinson, Aaron Paul, George Ratliff, Allan Mandelbaum, Tim and Trevor White, Emily Ratajkowski
Thriller Suspense
102 mins

Speed Kills

John Travolta stars as a speedboat racing champion and multimillionaire whose secret life as a drug trafficker lands him in a deadly crossfire between the DEA and the Mob.
Jennifer Esposito, Kellan Lutz, Mira Sorvino, Jordi Molla, Michael Weston, Matthew Modine, John Luessenhop, David Aaron Cohen
Drama Action Biography True Story

Boy Erased

The film will tell the story of Jared (Hedges), the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who is outed to his parents (Kidman, Crowe) at age 19. Jared is quickly pressured into attending a gay conversion therapy program – or else be shunned by his family, friends, and church. It is within the program that Jared comes into conflict with its head therapist (Edgerton).
Joel Edgerton, David Joseph Craig, Kerry Kohansky-Roberts, Lucas Hedges, Michael Balzary, Emily Hinkler, Steve Golin, Russell Crowe
Drama Adaptation LGBT Coming-of-Age

The Front-Runner

Senator Gary Hart is the frontrunner during the early stages of the 1988 race for the Democratic presidential nomination when his campaign is rocked by revelations of an extramarital affair with Donna Rice. The Colorado senator then drops out of the race.
Mamoudou Athie, Helen Estabrook, Sara Paxton, Chris Coy, Vera Farmiga, J.K. Simmons, Mike Judge, Bill Burr
Drama Political True Story
109 mins

The Clovehitch Killer

Tyler's a good kid, a boy scout, raised by a poor but happy family in a small, religious town. But when he finds his dad, Don, has disturbing pornography hidden in the shed, he starts to fear that his dad might be Clovehitch, an infamous serial killer that was never caught. Tyler teams up with Kassi, a teenage outcast who's morbidly obsessed with the Clovehitch legend, to discover the truth in time to save his family.
Samantha Mathis, Madisen Beaty, Duncan Skiles, Christopher Ford, Dylan McDermott, Charlie Plummer


Ansel Elgort will portray Jonathan and his twin brother John, who have agreed to not have girlfriends. Jonathan is a successful architect while John sleeps all day and spends the night socializing and starting to fall in love with a woman. Jonathan forces John to end the relationship, and then starts a new relationship with the woman himself.
Bill Oliver, Peter Nickowitz, Ansel Elgort, Suki Waterhouse, Patricia Clarkson, Matthew Bomer
Romance Sci-Fi

The Last Race

Documents the Riverhead Raceway, the last operating stock-car racetrack on Long Island.
Michael Dweck, Gregory Kershaw

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

An anthology of six short films that take place in 19th-century post-Civil War era during the settling of the Old West.
Ethan Coen, Joel Coen, Bill Heck, Aesop Aquarian, Charles Ash
Drama Western


With the support of her father, a 15-year-old transgender girl pursues her dream of becoming a professional ballerina.
Victor Polster, Arieh Worthalter, Lukas Dhont

The Princess Switch

One week before Christmas, Margaret, the gorgeous Duchess of Montenaro, switches places with Stacy, a “commoner” from Chicago, who looks exactly like her. With the assistance of a magical Santa's helper, Margaret falls in love with Stacy’s handsome co-worker, while Stacy falls in love with Margaret's fiance, the dashing Prince. A tour de force double role for the leading actress.
Robin Bernheim, Megan Metzger, Mike Rohl, Vanessa Hudgens, Sam Palladio
Drama Holiday

Team Khan

A documentary about British superstar boxer Amir Khan. Outside of the ring Amir must grapple with the significance of family, fame, and religion, as he grows from being boxing's golden child into a professional fighter. As an amateur, he won a silver medal in the lightweight division at the 2004 Olympics, becoming Britain's youngest boxing Olympic medalist at the age of 17. He turned professional at 19, and within four years became a world champion at light-welterweight. He was boxing’s rising star, a UK phenomenon who had made the leap to the big pond of US boxing. He was the man to beat, until he was beat, and beat again. He has recently returned to the ring, winning his last two fights. He’s confident he can become a world champion once again.
Blair MacDonald, Oliver Clark, Amir Khan, Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather
Sports Documentary

Of Fathers and Sons

After his Sundance award-winning documentary Return to Homs, Talal Derki returned to his homeland where he gained the trust of a radical Islamist family, sharing their daily life for over two years. His camera focuses primarily on the children, providing an extremely rare insight into what it means to grow up with a father whose only dream is to establish an Islamic caliphate.

Friday, November 16