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In this photo provided by Sony/Screen Gems, Holt McCallany, left, as Detective Hansen, interrogates Michael Ealy as Carter in Screen Gems’ “The Perfect Guy.”
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This photo provided by Giving Films shows, Hayden Christensen as Don Piper, revealing his experience of heaven in “90 Minutes in Heaven,” from Giving Films.
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This photo provided by Universal Pictures shows, Jake Gyllenhaal, from left, as Scott Fischer, Michael Kelly as Jon Krakauer, and Josh Brolin as Beck Weathers, in the film Everest.” The film debuts in IMAX/3D exclusively on Friday, Sept. 18, and opens wider in theaters the following week.
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    BLACK MASS — Joel Edgerton stars as FBI agent John Connolly who persuades Irish gangster James “Whitey” Bulger (Johnny Depp) to help the agency eliminate a common enemy in 1970s Boston: the Italian mob. R; 2:00

    EVEREST — Jason Clarke and Josh Brolin star as part of a climbing expedition who encounter a fierce blizzard as they begin their final ascent toward the summit of Mount Everest. Based on a true incident which occurred in 1996. PG-13; 2:30

    MAZE RUNNER: THE SCORCH TRIALS — Thomas (Dylan O’Brien) and his fellow Gladers battle the powerful organization WCKD while facing the perils of the Scorch, a desolate landscape filled with dangerous obstacles. PG-13; 2:12

    THE PERFECT GUY — With a fulfilling career and a loving relationship, lobbyist Leah Vaughn (Sanaa Lathan) seems to have it all. But her life comes crashing down on her when her boyfriend leaves her heartbroken. Enter charming handsome Carter Duncan (Michael Ealy) who sweeps her off her feet. But is he too good to be true? PG-13; 1:40

    THE VISIT — When two children (Olivia DeJonge, Ed Oxenbould) are sent to Pennsylvania farm country to meet their grandparents for the first time, they are welcomed by a seemingly charming couple. But increasingly strange behavior by Nana and Pop Pop turns this scene into a dark comedy horror story. PG-13; 1:35

    90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN — Pronounced dead by rescue workers, cleric Don Piper (Hayden Christensen) believes he visited heaven before springing back to life 90 minutes later. PG-13; 2:00

    THE TRANSPORTER REFUELED — The fourth film in the “Transporter” franchise follows the adventures of Frank Martin (Ed Skrein of “Game of Thrones”), who is known as “the transporter,” the best driver and mercenary money can buy in the criminal underworld of France. He enters into a game of chess with a femme fatale and her three sidekicks who want revenge against a sinister Russian kingpin. PG; 1:36

    WELCOME BACK — In this Indian action comedy (a sequel to 2007’s “Welcome”), Anil Kapoor and Nana Patekar star as Majnu and Uday, who have left the criminal underworld to become legitimate businessmen with two new loves complicating their lives. Not rated; 2:30

    A WALK IN THE WOODS: (Sept. 2) — After spending two decades in England, travel writer Bill Bryson (Robert Redford) returns to the U.S., where he decides the best way to connect with his homeland is to hike the 2200-mile Appalachian Trail. But things are less than relaxing when his philandering former friend (Nick Nolte) joins him on the adventure. With Emma Thompson and Mary Steenburgen. R; 1:44

    NO ESCAPE — The thriller centers on an American businessman (Owen Wilson) as he and his family settle into their new home in Southeast Asia. Suddenly finding themselves in the middle of a violent political uprising, they must frantically try to escape as rebels mercilessly attack the city. R; 1:41

    WAR ROOM — A couple with marriage troubles finds encouragement from a new acquaintance who advises them to seek happiness through prayer. With Alena Pitts and T.C. Stallings. PG; 2:00

    SINISTER 2 — In this sequel to the 2012 sleeper hit “Sinister,” the supernatural horror story continues as a protective mother (Shannyn Sossamon) and her twin sons encounter an evil spirit in a rural house that’s marked for death. R; 1:37

    THE MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E. — Set against the backdrop of the 1960s Cold War, agents Napoleon Solo (Henry Cavill) and Illya Kuryakin (Armie Hammer) team up to stop a mysterious criminal organization that plans to use nuclear weapons to upset the fragile balance of power between the United States and the Soviet Union. With Hugh Grant. PG-13; 1:55

    STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON —The story of five young performers from the dangerous streets of Compton, California, who formed the hip-hop group N.W.A. and revolutionized music and pop culture. Starring O’Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins and Jason Mitchell. R; 2:30

    THE GIFT — Joel Edgerton wrote, directed and stars in this stalker thriller about a young couple whose lives are thrown into a harrowing tailspin when an acquaintance from the husband’s past develops an unhealthy fixation on them, resulting in a series of uninvited encounters and mysterious gift giving. With Jason Bateman and Rebecca Hall. R; 1:48

    RICKI AND THE FLASH — Meryl Streep stars as a wife and mother who left her family for her dream of becoming a rock star. Now, the rueful singer-guitarist attempts to reunite with her long-suffering husband (Kevin Kline), troubled daughter (Mamie Gummer, Streep’s real-life daughter) and engaged son (Sebastian Stan). PG-13; 1:42

    SHAUN THE SHEEP — The British stop-motion animation family comedy about barnyard shenanigans and a farmer who is oblivious to the humanlike features of his flock. When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. PG; 1:25

    MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – ROGUE NATION Ethan (Tom Cruise) and his team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the highly skilled Syndicate – an international rogue organization committed to destroying the IMF. With Jeremy Renner and Simon Pegg. PG-13; 1:70

    VACATION — Following in his father’s (Chevy Chase) footsteps and remembering his own childhood trip to Walley World, grown-up Rusty Griswold (Ed Helms) takes his wife (Christina Applegate) and two sons on a cross-country excursion to “America’s favorite family fun park” — which turns into one misadventure after another. R; 1:45

    TRAINWRECK —Amy Schumer stars as a commitment-phobic career woman who doesn’t believe monogamy is possible. That is, until she meets a charming sports doctor (Bill Hader) and finds herself falling in love for the first time. R; 2:05

    In this photo provided by Sony/Screen Gems, Holt McCallany, left, as Detective Hansen, interrogates Michael Ealy as Carter in Screen Gems’ “The Perfect Guy.”
    http://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_perfectguy.jpgIn this photo provided by Sony/Screen Gems, Holt McCallany, left, as Detective Hansen, interrogates Michael Ealy as Carter in Screen Gems’ “The Perfect Guy.” AP photos

    This photo provided by Giving Films shows, Hayden Christensen as Don Piper, revealing his experience of heaven in “90 Minutes in Heaven,” from Giving Films.
    http://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_90minutes.jpgThis photo provided by Giving Films shows, Hayden Christensen as Don Piper, revealing his experience of heaven in “90 Minutes in Heaven,” from Giving Films. AP photos

    This photo provided by Universal Pictures shows, Jake Gyllenhaal, from left, as Scott Fischer, Michael Kelly as Jon Krakauer, and Josh Brolin as Beck Weathers, in the film Everest.” The film debuts in IMAX/3D exclusively on Friday, Sept. 18, and opens wider in theaters the following week.
    http://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_everest2.jpgThis photo provided by Universal Pictures shows, Jake Gyllenhaal, from left, as Scott Fischer, Michael Kelly as Jon Krakauer, and Josh Brolin as Beck Weathers, in the film Everest.” The film debuts in IMAX/3D exclusively on Friday, Sept. 18, and opens wider in theaters the following week. AP photos