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KAALA (Tamil with English Subtitles) — Rajinikanth stars as Karikaalan, also known as Kaala, who, as a child, ran away from Tirunelveli to Mumbai. Now he is the don of the Dharavi slums, and the slum-lord-turned-gangster is fighting for the lives of oppressed Tamils in Mumbai. 161 minutes
SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY — Through a series of daring escapades, young Han Solo meets his future co-pilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian. PG-13, 135 minutes
DEADPOOL 2 — Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool joins forces with three mutants — Bedlam, Shatterstar and Domino — to protect a boy from the all-powerful Cable. R, 119 minutes
AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR — Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their most powerful enemy yet — the evil Thanos. On a mission to collect all six Infinity Stones, Thanos plans to use the artifacts to inflict his twisted will on reality. The fate of the planet and existence itself has never been more uncertain as everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment. PG-13, 150 minutes
ADRIFT — Tami Oldham and Richard Sharp couldn’t anticipate that they would be sailing directly into one of the most catastrophic hurricanes in recorded history. In the aftermath of the storm, Tami awakens to find Richard badly injured and their boat in ruins. With no hope of rescue, Tami must now find the strength and determination to save herself and the only man she has ever loved. PG-13, 120 minutes
BOOK CLUB — Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club. PG-13, 104 minutes
LIFE OF THE PARTY — When her husband suddenly dumps her, longtime and dedicated housewife Deanna turns regret into reset by going back to college. Unfortunately, Deanna winds up at the same school as her less-than-thrilled daughter. Plunging headlong into the campus experience, the outspoken new student soon begins a journey of self-discovery while fully embracing all of the fun, freedom and frat boys that she can handle. PG-13, 105 minutes
ACTION POINT — D.C. is the crackpot owner of Action Point — a low-rent, out-of-control amusement park where the rides are designed with minimum safety for maximum fun. Just as his estranged daughter Boogie comes to visit, a corporate mega-park opens nearby and jeopardizes the future of Action Point. To save his beloved park and his relationship with Boogie, D.C. and his loony crew of misfits must risk everything to pull out all the stops and save the day. R, 85 minutes
UPGRADE — A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that he also has superhuman strength and agility — skills he uses to seek revenge against the thugs who destroyed his life.
BREAKING IN — Shaun Russell takes her son and daughter on a weekend getaway to her late father’s secluded, high-tech vacation home in the countryside. The family soon gets an unwelcome surprise when four men break into the house to find hidden money. After managing to escape, Shaun must now figure out a way to turn the tables on the desperate thieves and save her captive children. PG-13, 88 minutes
OVERBOARD — Kate is a single, working-class mother of three who’s hired to clean a luxury yacht that belongs to Leonardo — a selfish, spoiled and wealthy Mexican playboy. After unjustly firing Kate, Leonardo falls off the boat and wakes up with no memory of who he is. To get payback, Kate shows up at the hospital and convinces the confused amnesiac that they’re married. As Leonardo tries to get used to manual labor and his new family, Kate starts to wonder how long she can keep fooling her fake husband. PG-13, 112 minutes
POPE FRANCIS: A MAN OF HIS WORD — Pope Francis embarks on a personal journey to present his work of reform and answer today’s global questions — from his deep concern for the poor and wealth inequality to his involvement in environmental issues, social justice and calls for peace. PG, 96 minutes
A QUIET PLACE — A family of four must remain silent in its isolated farmhouse to avoid mysterious creatures that use sound to hunt their prey. PG-13, 95 minutes
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