May 9, 2013

At the Movies

Opening: 'The Great Gatsby' / 'Peeples' / 'The Angel's Share' / 'Star Trek Into Darkness'

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Kerry Washington as Grace Peeples, Craig Robinson as Wade Walker and David Alan Grier as Virgil Peeples in a scene from ”Peeples,” opening Friday.

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Gwyneth Paltrow and Robert Downey Jr. in “Iron Man 3.”

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• AT THE MUSEUM

"TRASHED," starring Jeremy Irons. Directed by Candida Brady. In this 2012 documentary, Irons, the Academy Award-winning actor, explores the problem of global waste, traveling the world to beautiful destinations tainted by pollution. It's a journey that takes Irons (and viewers) from skepticism to sorrow and from horror to hope. NR. 1:38

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

• AT THE DRIVE-INS

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

Friday-Saturday: "Iron Man 3" (PG-13); "Pain and Gain" (R)

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). Cash only.

Friday-Sunday: "Iron Man 3" (PG-13); "Oz the Great and Powerful" (PG)

BRIDGTON TWIN DRIVE-IN, 383 Portland Road, Bridgton; 647-8666.

Will open May 17.

Showing at: Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Wednesday

"G.I. JOE: RETALIATION" (PG-13) (1:39) Stars Channing Tatum, Dwayne Johnson, Ray Park and Bruce Willis. Directed by Jon M. Chu. The G.I. Joes are not only fighting their mortal enemy, Cobra, they are contending with threats from within the government.

Showing at: Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday; Brunswick 10 Thursday

"IRON MAN 3" (PG-13) (2:10) Stars Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Guy Pearce and Don Cheadle. Directed by Shane Black. When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.

Showing at: Nickelodeon (Portland) Thursday-Wednesday; Wells Five Star Thursday-Wednesday; Nordica (Freeport) (also in 3D) Thursday-Wednesday; Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) (also in 3D) Thursday-Wednesday; Cinemagic Saco (also in 3D and IMAX 3D) Thursday-Wednesday; Cinemagic Westbrook (also in 3D) Thursday-Wednesday; Brunswick 10 (also in 3D) Thursday-Wednesday

"JURASSIC PARK 3D" (PG-13) (2:07) Stars: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum and Richard Attenborough. Directed by Steven Spielberg. Re-release of the 1993 original in 3-D. A theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.

Showing at: Nordica (Freeport) Thursday

"MET OPERA: GIULIO CESARE ENCORE" (NR) (4:35) Stars David Daniels with Natalie Dessay as Cleopatra. Composed by George Frideric Handel. Sung in Italian with titles in English. Julius Caesar is embroiled in a bitter struggle with Pompey the Great for control of the Roman world.

Showing at: Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Wednesday; Brunswick 10 Wednesday

"MUD" (PG-13) (2:10) Stars Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Tye Sheridan and Jacob Lofland. Directed by Jeff Nichols. Two teenage boys help a fugitive evade bounty hunters and reunite with his true love.

Showing at: Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Thursday-Wednesday

"OBLIVION" (PG-13) (2:06) Stars Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Olga Kurylenko and Andrea Riseborough. Directed by Joseph Kosinski. A veteran assigned to extract Earth's remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself.

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

"OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN" (R) (1:40) Stars Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman and Angela Bassett. Directed by Antoine Fuqua. Disgraced former presidential guard Mike Banning is trapped inside the White House in the wake of a terrorist attack and works with national security to rescue the president from kidnappers.

Showing at: Cinemagic Grand (South Portland) Thursday; Cinemagic Saco Thursday-Wednesday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday; Wells Five Star Thursday-Wednesday; Brunswick 10 Thursday

"OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL" (PG) (2:10) Stars James Franco, Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz and Mila Kunis. Directed by Sam Raimi. A small-time magician arrives in an enchanted land and is forced to decide if he will be a good man or a great one.

Showing at: Cinemagic Saco Thursday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday-Wednesday; Wells Five Star Thursday-Wednesday; Brunswick 10 Thursday-Wednesday

"PAIN & GAIN" (R) (2:10) Stars Rebel Wilson, Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson and Anthony Mackie. Directed by Michael Bay. Three bodybuilders in Florida get caught up in an extortion ring and kidnapping scheme that goes very wrong.

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

"THE PLACE BEYOND THE PINES" (R) (2:20) Stars Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper and Eva Mendes. Directed by Derek Cianfrance. A motorcycle stunt rider turns to robbing banks to provide for his lover and their infant, which puts him on a collision course with an ambitious rookie cop.

Showing at: Cinemagic Saco Thursday; 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: Eveningstar (Brunswick) Thursday-Wednesday; Nickelodeon (Portland) Thursday

"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-Wednesday; Cinemagic Westbrook Thursday; Wells Five Star Thursday; Brunswick 10 Thursday-Wednesday

Find full movie listings and showtimes at: mainetoday.com/movies.

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