February and March Movies
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Feb. 17 The Accountant
Christian Wolff (Ben Affleck) is a math savant with more affinity for numbers than people. Behind the cover of a small-town CPA office, he works as a freelance accountant for some of the world’s most dangerous criminal organizations. With the Treasury Department’s Crime Enforcement Division, run by Ray King (J.K. Simmons), starting to close in, Christian takes on a legitimate client: a state-of-the-art robotics company where an accounting clerk (Anna Kendrick) has discovered a discrepancy involving millions of dollars. But as Christian uncooks the books and gets closer to the truth, it is the body count that starts to rise. R(for strong violence and language throughout) Runtime: 2 hours
Feb. 24 Girl on the Train
Rachel, devastated by her recent divorce, spends her daily commute fantasizing about the seemingly perfect couple who live in a house that her train passes every day, until one morning she sees something shocking happen there and becomes entangled in the mystery that unfolds. Based on Paula Hawkins’ bestselling novel. R (for violence, sexual content, language and nudity. Runtime 2 hours
Mar. 3 Arrival
When mysterious spacecraft touch down across the globe, an elite team–lead by expert linguist Louise Banks (Amy Adams)–are brought together to investigate. As mankind teeters on the verge of global war, Banks and the team race against time for answers–and to find them, she will take a chance that could threaten her life, and quite possibly humanity. PG (for brief strong language) 1 hour 15 minutes.
Mar. 10 Jackie
Following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, First Ladhy Jacqueline Kennedy fights through grief and trauma to regain her faith, console her children and define her husband’s historic legacy. Rated R for brief strong violence and some language. 1 hour 35 minutes
Mar. 7 Fences
Prize-winning play, which centers on a black garbage collector named Troy Maxson in 1950s Pittsburgh. Bitter that baseball’s color barrier was only broken after his own heyday in the Negro Leagues, Maxson is prone to taking out his frustrations on his loved ones. Rating: PG-13 (for the thematic elements, language and some suggestive references.) 2 hours 13 minutes
Mar. 24 La La Land
La La LAND tells the story of Mia [Emma Stone], an aspiring actress, and Sebastian [Ryan Gosling], a dedicated jazz musician, who are struggling to make ends meet in a city known for crushing hopes and breaking hearts. Set in modern day Los Angeles, this original musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing your dreams. Rating: PG-13 (for some language) 2 hours 10 minutes.