December 6, 2012

At the Movies

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Keira Knightley has the title role in the latest screen adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s novel “Anna Karenina.” Jude Law and Aaron Taylor-Johnson also star.

Focus Features

"Cogan's Trade"
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Ray Liotta in the Mob drama “Killing Them Softly.”

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MOVIES AT THE MUSEUM

"JUST 45 MINUTES FROM BROADWAY," directed by Henry Jaglom, 2012, R, 1:57. Whether trodding the boards for paying audiences or performing at the kitchen table for her theatrical family (father Jack Heller, mother Diane Salinger, uncle David Proval and guest boarder Harriet Schock), the only place Pandora Isaacs, nicknamed Panda, has ever felt truly safe and entirely at home is on a stage.

Showing at: Portland Museum of Art, 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

"THE SESSIONS" (R) (1:35) Stars John Hawkes, Helen Hunt and William H. Macy. Directed by Ben Lewin. A man in an iron lung who wishes to lose his virginity contacts a professional sex surrogate with the help of his therapist and priest.

Showing at: Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Thurs 9:30; Cinemagic Westbrook Thurs 12:20, 9:30

"SKYFALL" (PG-13) (1:38) Stars Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris and Judi Dench. Directed by Sam Mendes. Bond's loyalty to M is tested as her past comes back to haunt her. As MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

Showing at: Nickelodeon (Portland) Thurs-Wed 12:30, 3:30, 6:30, 9:20; Windham 5 Star Thurs 3:45, 6:45 Fri 3:45, 6:45, 9:40 Sat 12:45, 3:45, 6:45, 9:40 Sun 12:45, 3:45, 6:45 Mon-Wed 3:45, 6:45; Nordica (Freeport) Thurs 12, 3:15, 6:30 Fri-Sat 12, 3:15, 6:30, 9:20 Sun-Wed 12, 3:15, 6:30; Brunswick 10 Thurs 12:40, 4, 7:10, 9:25; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Thurs 3:20, 3:30, 6:45, 7, 9:50, 10 Fri-Sun 12, 3:10, 6:45, 9:45 Mon-Wed 3:10, 6:45, 9:45; Cinemagic Saco Thurs-Wed 11:30, 12 (IMAX), 2:30, 3 (IMAX), 6:45, 7 (IMAX), 9:45, 10 (IMAX); Cinemagic Westbrook Thurs 12, 12:10, 3:20, 3:30, 6:45, 7, 9:50, 10 Fri-Wed 12, 12:10, 3:20, 3:30, 6:50, 7:15, 9:50, 10

"TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN -- PART 2" (PG-13) (1:55) Stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner and Peter Facinelli. Directed by Bill Condon. After the birth of Renesmee, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi.

Showing at: Nickelodeon (Portland) Thurs 1:30, 4:15, 7, 9:35; Windham 5 Star Thurs 4, 6:50 Fri 4, 6:50, 9:30 Sat 1, 4, 6:50, 9:30 Sun 1, 4, 6:50 Mon-Wed 4, 6:50; Nordica (Freeport) Thurs 1:15, 4:30, 7:15 Fri-Sat 1:15, 4:30, 7:15, 10 Sun-Wed 1:15, 4:30, 7:15; Brunswick 10 Thurs 12:50, 3:30, 7:15, 9:50; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Thurs 2, 2:10, 4:30, 4:40, 7:20, 7:30, 9:50, 10 Fri-Sun 11:30, 2, 4:30, 7, 9:30 Mon-Wed 2, 4:30, 7, 9:30; Cinemagic Saco Thurs-Wed 12, 12:30, 2:45, 3:15, 6:45, 7, 9:30, 9:45; Cinemagic Westbrook Thurs-Wed 11:30, 11:40, 2, 2:10, 4:30, 4:40, 7:20, 7:30, 9:50, 10

"WRECK-IT RALPH" (PG) (1:38) Animated, with the voices of John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Jane Lynch and Jack McBrayer. Directed by Rich Moore. A video game villain wants to be a hero and sets out to fulfill his dream, but his quest brings havoc to the whole arcade where he lives.

Showing at: Windham 5 Star Thurs 4:10, 7 Fri 4:10, 7, 9:20 Sat 1:20, 4:10, 7, 9:20 Sun 1:20, 4:10, 7 Mon-Wed 4:10, 7; Nordica (Freeport) Thurs 1:30, 4:10, 6:40 Fri-Sat 1:30, 4:10, 6:40, 9:10 Sun-Wed 1:30, 4:10, 6:40; Brunswick 10 Thurs 1:10, 4:20, 6:55, 10:15; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Thurs 2, 4:40, 7:20, 9:50 Fri-Sun 11:50, 2:20, 4:50, 7:20, 9:50 Mon-Wed 2:20, 4:50, 7:20, 9:50; Cinemagic Saco Thurs-Wed 11:45, 2:15, 4:45, 7:15, 9:45; Cinemagic Westbrook Thurs-Wed 11:30, 2, 4:40, 7:20, 9:50

"WUTHERING HEIGHTS" (NR) (2:09) Stars Kaya Scodelario, James Howson and Solomon Glave. Directed by Andrea Arnold. A poor boy of unknown origins is rescued from poverty and taken in by the Earnshaw family where he develops an intense relationship with his young foster sister, Cathy. Based on the classic novel by Emily Bronte.

Showing at: Eveningstar (Brunswick) Thurs 1:30, 4, 6:30

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