2017 January Movies (By Date)

The Founder

The Founder

    • PG-13
    • 115 min
    • Biography

    The Founder is a drama that tells the true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers' speedy system of making the food and saw franchise potential. He maneuvered himself in a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar empire.

    The tone of the script has been described as being akin to The Social Network and There Will Be Blood.

    Split

    Split

      • PG-13
      • 116 min
      • Thriller

      Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant Casey, Kevin reaches a war for survival among all of those contained within him—as well as everyone around him—as the walls between his compartments shatter apart.

      The Red Turtle

      The Red Turtle

        • PG
        • 80 min
        • Animation

        The dialogue-less film follows the major life stages of a castaway on a deserted tropical island populated by turtles, crabs and birds.

        Trespass Against Us

        Trespass Against Us

          • R
          • 99 min
          • Action

          TRESPASS AGAINST US is an original gangster movie set across three generations of the rowdy Cutler family. They live as outlaws in some of Britain's richest countryside -- hunting hares, ram-raiding stately homes, and taunting the police. Struggling to retain a way of life fast becoming extinct, Chad Cutler ends up caught between his father's archaic principles and trying to do right by his kids, whilst the full force of the law is finally catching up with him.

          Table 19

          Table 19

            • PG-13
            • 87 min
            • Comedy

            Ex-maid of honor Eloise - having been relieved of her duties after being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text- decides to attend the wedding anyway only to find herself seated with 5 "random" guests at the dreaded Table 19.

            XXX: The Return of Xander Cage

            XXX: The Return of Xander Cage

              • PG-13
              • 107 min
              • Action

              The third explosive chapter of the blockbuster franchise that redefined the spy thriller finds extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) coming out of self-imposed exile and on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora’s Box. Recruiting an all-new group of thrill-seeking cohorts, Xander finds himself enmeshed in a deadly conspiracy that points to collusion at the highest levels of world governments. Packed with the series’ signature deadpan wit and bad-ass attitude, “xXx:RETURN OF XANDER CAGE” will raise the bar on extreme action with some of the most mind-blowing stunts to ever be caught on film.

              Detour

              Detour

                • R
                • 90 min
                • Thriller

                Harper (Tye Sheridan), a seemingly naive law student, obsesses over the idea that his shifty stepfather was involved in the devastating car crash that left his mother hospitalized and comatose. He drowns his suspicions in whiskey until he finds himself suddenly engrossed in conversation with volatile grifter Johnny (Emory Cohen) and his stripper companion, Cherry (Bel Powley). As daylight breaks and the haziness of promises made becomes clearer, how will Harper handle the repercussions (not to mention the violent duo—on his doorstep)? Employing a split-narrative structure to tell this tale of deception and murder, Christopher Smith takes his audience on a thrill ride full of hairpin turns, where it’s never quite clear what or who can be trusted.

                Beaches

                  • 90 min
                  • Drama

                  The friendship between two women from childhood onwards.

                  Thoroughbred

                    • 90 min
                    • Drama

                    Two teenage girls in suburban Connecticut rekindle their unlikely friendship after years of growing apart. In the process, they learn that neither is what she seems to be, and that a murder might solve both of their problems.

                    The Yellow Birds

                      • 110 min
                      • Drama

                      Two young soldiers, Bartle (21) and Murph (18) navigate the terrors of the Iraq war under the command of the older, troubled Sergeant Sterling. All the while, Bartle is tortured by a promise he made to Murph's mother before their deployment.