August 1, 2013

At the Movies

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Michael James, left, Michael B. Jordan, Trestin George, Thomas Wright, Kevin Durand and Alejandra Nolasco in “Fruitvale Station.”

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Jennifer Anniston, Will Poulter, Emma Roberts and Jason Sudeikis in the new comedy “We’re the Millers.”

New Line Cinema

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Reporter Jeremy Scahill in a scene from “Dirty Wars.”

AT THE MUSEUM

"DIRTY WARS" -- This documentary follows investigative reporter Jeremy Scahill, author of the international bestseller "Blackwater," into the heart of America's covert wars, from Afghanistan to Yemen, Somalia and beyond. Part political thriller and part detective story, "Dirty Wars" takes viewers to remote corners of the globe to see a behind-the-scenes look at a high-stakes investigation. NR: violent imagery. Co-presented by Space Gallery.

Showing at: Portland Museum of Art, 7 p.m. Friday; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

AT THE DRIVE-INS

SACO DRIVE-IN, 969 Portland Road, Saco; 284-1016. Gates open at 7 p.m. $15/carload.

Thursday: "Turbo" (PG); "The Wolverine" (PG-13)

Friday-Wednesday: "The Smurfs 2" (PG); "The Wolverine" (PG-13)

BRIDGTON TWIN DRIVE-IN, 383 Portland Road, Bridgton; 647-8666. Admission prices are for only one screen. $7.50/12 and older; $5/5 to 11 years; free/4 and under. Minimum charge of $15 per vehicle on weekends and holidays. Cash only.

Thursday, Screen 1: "Despicable Me 2" (PG); "Grown Ups 2" (PG-13)

Thursday, Screen 2: "The Lone Ranger" (PG-13); "The Heat" (R)

Friday-Wednesday, Screen 1: "The Smurfs 2" (PG); "Pacific Rim" (PG-13)

Friday-Wednesday, Screen 2: "Despicable Me 2" (PG); "Grown Ups 2" (PG-13)

PRIDES CORNER DRIVE-IN, 651 Bridgton Road, Westbrook; 797-3154. Gates open at 7 p.m. $15/carload (Four max, $5 for each additional person)

Thursday: "The Wolverine" (PG-13); "Grown Ups 2" (PG-13)

Friday-Wednesday: "The Smurfs 2" (PG); "The Wolverine" (PG-13)

Showing at: Brunswick 10 Thursday-Monday; Nordica (Freeport) Thursday-Tuesday; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Thursday-Tuesday; Cinemagic Saco Friday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Biddeford) Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Sanford) Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Windham) Thursday-Tuesday; Wells Five Star Thursday-Wednesday

"THE HEAT" (R) (1:57) Stars Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy, Demian Bichir and Michael McDonald. Directed by Paul Feig. FBI special agent Sarah Ashburn is paired with Boston cop Shannon Mullins in order to take down a ruthless drug lord, but neither woman has ever had a partner, or a friend.

Showing at: Brunswick 10 Thursday-Tuesday; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Thursday-Tuesday; Cinemagic Saco Friday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Biddeford) Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Sanford) Friday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Windham) Thursday-Tuesday

"THE LONE RANGER" (PG-13) (2:29) Stars Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer, William Fichtner and Tom Wilkinson. Directed by Gore Verbinski. Native American warrior Tonto reveals the untold tales that transformed John Reid, a man of the law, into a legend of justice.

Showing at: Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Tuesday

"MAN OF STEEL" (PG-13) (2:23) Stars Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon and Russell Crowe. Directed by Zack Snyder. A young journalist is forced to confront his secret extraterrestrial heritage when Earth is invaded by members of his race.

Showing at: Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Tuesday

"MONSTERS UNIVERSITY" (G) (1:50) Animated with the voices of Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi and Helen Mirren. Directed by Dan Scanlon. Mike and Sully meet during their days at Monsters University, when they weren't the best of friends.

Showing at: Cinemagic Saco Thursday-Tuesday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Tuesday

"PACIFIC RIM" (PG-13) (2:11) Stars Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi and Charlie Day. Directed by Guillermo del Toro. As a war between humankind and monstrous sea creatures wages on, a former pilot and a trainee are paired up to drive a seemingly obsolete special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse.

Showing at: Brunswick 10 (also in 3D) Thursday-Monday; Nickelodeon (Portland) Thursday; Cinemagic Saco (also in IMAX 3D) Friday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Tuesday

"RED 2" (PG-13) (1:56) Stars Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Helen Mirren and Anthony Hopkins. Directed by Dean Parisot. Retired black-ops CIA agent Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.

Showing at: Brunswick 10 Thursday-Tuesday; Nickelodeon (Portland) Thursday-Tuesday; Nordica (Freeport) Friday-Tuesday; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Thursday-Tuesday; Cinemagic Saco Friday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Biddeford) Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Sanford) Thursday; Smitty's (Windham) Thursday; Wells Five Star Thursday-Wednesday

"R.I.P.D." (PG-13) (1:36) Stars Jeff Bridges, Ryan Reynolds, Kevin Bacon and Mary-Louise Parker. Directed by Robert Schwentke. A recently slain cop joins a team of living police officers working for the Rest in Peace Department and tries to find the man who murdered him.

Showing at: Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Saturday-Wednesday; Cinemagic Saco Friday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Biddeford) Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Sanford) Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Windham) Friday-Tuesday

"THE SMURFS 2" (PG) (1:45) Animated with the voices of Hank Azaria, Neil Patrick Harris and Jayma Mays. Directed by Raja Gosnell. The Smurfs team with their human friends to rescue Smurfette, who has been kidnapped because she knows a secret spell that can turn the Naughties into real Smurfs.

Showing at: Brunswick 10 (also in 3D) Friday-Tuesday; Nordica (Freeport) (also in 3D) Friday-Tuesday; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) (also in 3D) Thursday-Wednesday; Cinemagic Saco Thursday-Friday; Cinemagic Westbrook (also in 3D) Thursday-Tuesday; Smitty's (Biddeford) Thursday-Wednesday; Smitty's (Sanford) Thursday-Wednesday; Smitty's (Windham) Thursday-Wednesday; Wells Five Star Friday-Wednesday

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