May 2, 2013

At the Movies

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Jacob Lofland, left, Matthew McConaughey and Tye Sheridan in “Mud,” in which the boys help McConaughey’s character, a fugitive, evade bounty hunters.



"TABU" -- A devout Lisbon woman, Pilar, attempts to support and console her extravagant and bitter neighbour, Aurora, who is convinced her maid is secretly practicing voodoo spells against her. When Aurora's health takes a turn, the stranger summoned to her deathbed turns out to be the love of her life from the distant past. His confession to Pilar of their doomed youthful affair forms the basis of the film, set 50 years prior at an African farm in the foothills of Mount Tabu. Not rated. In Portuguese with English subtitles.

Showing at: Portland Museum of Art, 6:30 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday


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

Fri-Sat: "Iron Man 3" (PG-13); "Oz" (PG-13)

PRIDES CORNER DRIVE-IN, 651 Bridgton Road, Westbrook; 797-3154. Gates open at 7 p.m. $15/carload (4 max, $5 for each additional person)

Fri-Sun: "Iron Man 3" (PG-13); "Oz" (PG-13)

Showing at: Nickelodeon (Portland) Thursday; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Thursday; Cinemagic Saco Thursday-Wednesday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Wednesday

"THE SAPPHIRES" (PG-13) (1:38) Stars Chris O'Dowd, Deborah Mailman and Jessica Mauboy. Directed by Wayne Blair. Four young, talented Australian Aboriginal girls learn about love, friendship and war when their group entertains U.S. troops in Vietnam in 1968.

Showing at: Nickelodeon (Portland) Thursday-Wednesday

"SCARY MOVIE 5" (PG-13) (1:25) Stars Simon Rex, Ashley Tisdale, Charlie Sheen and Lindsay Lohan. Directed by Malcolm D. Lee. Shortly after bringing their newborn son home from the hospital, a couple uses home-surveillance cameras and a team of experts to help them discover they're being stalked by a nefarious demon.

Showing at: Nordica (Freeport) Thursday; Cinemagic Saco Thursday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Wednesday; Wells Five Star Thursday; Brunswick 10 Thursday-Wednesday

"SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK" (R) (2:02) Stars Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence and Robert De Niro. Directed by David O. Russell. After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.

Showing at: Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday

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