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★ ½ Amer­i­can As­sas­sin — A young man suf­fers a ter­ri­ble loss and is re­cruited to a top se­cret CIA as­sas­sin squad. With With Dy­lan O'Brien and Michael Keaton. 11min. (R) for strong vi­o­lence through­out, some tor­ture, lan­guage and brief nu­dity. — Michael Phillips, Chicago Tri­bune ★★ ½ Amer­i­can Made — Tom Cruise stars as an un­likely pi­lot fly­ing se­cret mis­sions for the CIA. With Domh­nall Glee­son, Sarah Wright and Jesse Ple­mons. 115 min. (R) for lan­guage through­out and some sex­u­al­ity/nu­dity. — Michael Phillips, Chicago Tri­bune ★★ ½ Bat­tle of the Sexes — Emma Stone and Steve Carell re-cre­ate the in­fa­mous1972 ten­nis match be­tween Bil­lie Jean King and Bobby Riggs. With Sarah Sil­ver­man and Elis­a­beth Shue. 121 min. (PG-13) for some sex­ual con­tent and par­tial nu­dity. — Michael Phillips, Chicago Tri­bune ★★★ Brad’s Sta­tus — Ben Stiller stars as a neu­rotic dad whose old friend makes him feel in­fe­rior about his life choices. With Austin Abrams and Jenna Fis­cher. 101min. (R) for lan­guage. (NR) The Emoji Movie — The tiny ex­pres­sions liv­ing in­side your smart­phone come alive in this an­i­mated ad­ven­ture. Voices by T.J. Miller, James Cor­den and Anna. Di­rected by Tony Leondis. (PG) for rude hu­mor. (NR) Flat­lin­ers — The fine line be­tween life and death be­comes a dan­ger­ous ob­ses­sion for five med­i­cal stu­dents. With Ellen Page, Diego Luna, Nina Do­brev, James Nor­ton and Kiersey Cle­mons. 108 min. (PG-13) for vi­o­lence and ter­ror, sex­ual con­tent, lan­guage, the­matic ma­te­rial, and some drug ref­er­ences. Friend Re­quest — A so­cial me­dia in­ter­ac­tion turns deadly for a pop­u­lar col­lege stu­dent and her friends. With Aly­cia Deb­nam-Carey, Wil­liam Mose­ley and Con­nor Paolo. 92 min. (R) for hor­ror vi­o­lence, dis­turb­ing im­ages, and lan­guage. ★★★ Girls Trip — When four life­long friends travel to New Or­leans for the an­nual Essence Fes­ti­val, sis­ter­hoods are rekin­dled and wild sides are re­dis­cov­ered. With Regina Hall, Queen Lat­i­fah and Jada Pin­kett Smith. Di­rected by Mal­colm D. Lee. 122 min. (R) for crude and sex­ual con­tent through­out, per­va­sive lan­guage, brief graphic nu­dity and drug ma­te­rial. — Katie Walsh, Tri­bune Con­tent Agency ★★ The Hit­man’s Body­guard — Ryan Reynolds stars as the agent as­signed to pro­tect as­sas­sin Sa­muel L. Jack­son and trans­port him safely from Eng­land to The Hague. With Gary Old­man and Salma Hayek. Di­rected by Pa­trick Hughes. 118 min. (R) for strong vi­o­lence and lan­guage through­out. — Michael Phillips, Chicago Tri­bune ★★★ HomeA­gain — Reese Wither­spoon stars as a woman start­ing over, who lets three film­mak­ers crash at her guest house. With Pico Alexan­der, Nat Wolff, Jon Rud­nit­sky, Michael Sheen, Candice Ber­gen and Lake Bell. 97 min. (PG-13) for some the­matic and sex­ual ma­te­rial. ★★ It — Chil­dren in a small Maine town face off with a mur­der­ous clown called Pen­ny­wise. With Jae­den Lieber­her, Wy­att Ol­eff, Jeremy Ray Tay­lor, Sophia Lil­lis and Finn Wolfhard. Based on the novel by Stephen King. 135 min. (R) for vi­o­lence/ hor­ror, bloody im­ages, and for lan­guage. Michael Phillips, Chicago Tri­bune ★ ½ Kings­man: The Golden Cir­cle — Se­quel to the 2014 hit finds the se­cret or­ga­ni­za­tion team­ing with U.S. spies to thwart a com­mon en­emy. With Colin Firth, Ju­lianne Moore, Halle Berry, Chan­ning Ta­tum and Jeff Bridges. 141min. (R) for se­quences of strong vi­o­lence, drug con­tent, lan­guage through­out and some sex­ual ma­te­rial. — Michael Phillips, Chicago Tri­bune ★★ ½ Leap! — An or­phan dreams of go­ing to Paris to be­come a dancer, while her best friend hopes to be­come a fa­mous in­ven­tor in this an­i­mated tale. Voices of Elle Fan­ning, Mad­die Ziegler, Nat Wolff, Carly Rae Jepsen and Mel Brooks. Di­rected by Eric Sum­mer and Eric Warin. 89 min. (PG) for some im­po­lite hu­mor, and ac­tion. ★★ ½ The Lego Nin­jago Movie — Lloyd and his ninja friends move to the big screen to bat­tle his fa­ther, the evil war­lord Gar­madon. Voices by Dave Franco, Justin Th­er­oux, Fred Ar­misen, Abbi Ja­cob­son, Olivia Munn and Ku­mail Nan­jiani. 101min. (PG) for some mild ac­tion and rude hu­mor. (NR) Manolo: The Boy WhoMade Shoes For Lizards — Manolo is an in-depth por­trait of leg­endary fash­ion de­signer Manolo Blah­nik, whose ex­tra­or­di­nary ded­i­ca­tion to his craft set a fash­ion stan­dard among celebri­ties, stylists, and in­dus­try icons. Di­rec­tor and long­time fash­ion jour­nal­ist Michael Roberts presents this never-be­fore-seen peek into Mr. Blah­nik’s world, fea­tur­ing a ‘who’s who’ of the fash­ion and en­ter­tain­ment in­dus­tries in­clud­ing Anna Win­tour, Ri­hanna, Paloma Pi­casso, Iman, Naomi Camp­bell, Ru­pert Everett, Kar­lie Kloss, An­dré Leon Tal­ley, and more. 90 min. (U). ★★★ mother! — A cou­ple en­dure some se­ri­ously scary house­guests. With Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bar­dem and Ed Har­ris. 121min. (R) for strong dis­turb­ing vi­o­lent con­tent, some sex­u­al­ity, nu­dity and lan­guage. — Michael Phillips, Chicago Tri­bune (NR) AQues­tion of Faith — Two tragedies lead to a chain of events that bring three fam­i­lies to­gether in un­ex­pected ways. With Richard T. Jones, Kim Fields and C. Thomas How­ell. 104 min. (PG) for the­matic el­e­ments. ★★ Rebel in the Rye — The world of leg­endary writer J. D. Salinger is brought vividly to life in this re­veal­ing look at the ex­pe­ri­ences that shaped one of the most renowned, con­tro­ver­sial, and enig­matic au­thors of our time. “Rebel in the Rye” fol­lows a young Salinger (Ni­cholas Hoult) as he strug­gles to find his voice, pur­sues a love af­fair with famed so­cialite Oona O’Neill (Zoey Deutch), and fights on the front­lines of World War II. It’s th­ese ex­pe­ri­ences that will con­trib­ute to the cre­ation of his mas­ter­piece, “The Catcher in the Rye.” Co-star­ring Kevin Spacey, Sarah Paul­son. Di­rected by Danny Strong. 109 min. (PG-13) for some lan­guage in­clud­ing sex­ual ref­er­ences, brief vi­o­lence, and smok­ing. — Katie Walsh, Tri­bune Con­tent Agency

Spi­der-man: Home­com­ing — Fresh off his ad­ven­tures with the Avengers, Peter Parker ad­justs to life as a web­slinger and faces off against the vil­lain­ous Vul­ture. With Tom Hol­land, Michael Keaton, Zen­daya, Jon Favreau and Don­ald Glover. Di­rected by Jon Watts. 133 min. (PG-13) for sci-fi ac­tion vi­o­lence, some lan­guage and brief sug­ges­tive com­ments. — Katie Walsh, Tri­bune Con­tent Agency ★★★ ½ Stronger — Jake Gyl­len­haal plays Jeff Bau­man, a man se­verely in­jured in the 2013 Bos­ton Marathon bomb­ing, who helped iden­tify one of the sus­pects and bat­tled back against phys­i­cal and emo­tional ad­ver­sity. With Ta­tiana Maslany, Mi­randa Richard­son and Clancy Brown. 119 min. (R) for lan­guage through­out, some graphic in­jury im­ages, and brief sex­u­al­ity/nu­dity. — Michael Phillips, Chicago Tri­bune (NR) ’Til Death Do Us Part — A woman forges a new iden­tity, a new life and a new love to es­cape her abu­sive hus­band. With Taye Diggs, An­nie Ilonzeh and Stephen Bishop. 101min. (PG-13) for the­matic el­e­ments in­volv­ing do­mes­tic abuse, vi­o­lence, some sex­u­al­ity and lan­guage. ★★ Vic­to­ria & Ab­dul — The Queen of Eng­land de­vel­ops a trust­ing friend­ship with an In­dian clerk. With Judi Dench, Ali Fazal and Adeel Akhtar. 111 min. (PG-13) for some the­matic el­e­ments and lan­guage. ★★★ ½ War for the Planet of the Apes — Cae­sar and his apes bat­tle a hu­man army led by a bru­tal colonel in this third film in the lat­est se­ries in­spired by Pierre Boulle's 1963 novel. With Andy Serkis, Woody Har­rel­son, Steve Zahn, Amiah Miller, Terry No­tary, Karin Kono­val. Di­rected by Matt Reeves. 140 min. (PG-13) for se­quences of sci-fi vi­o­lence and ac­tion, the­matic el­e­ments and some dis­turb­ing im­ages. — Michael Phillips, Chicago Tri­bune

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