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AFTER A young woman goes off to college and falls for a mysterious man with a dark secret. Not rated. 91 mins.

AMERICAN WARFIGHTER A Navy SEAL struggles with PTSD and serving both his family at home and his military family. Not rated. 105 mins.

CRYPTO With cryptocurr­ency on the rise, a young agent investigat­es a tangled web of corruption and fraud. R (language throughout, some violence, sexuality and drug use). 105 mins. C+

A DARK PLACE When a young boy goes missing in a small Pennsylvan­ia town, a garbage man embarks on an obsessive investigat­ion in this offbeat but middling murder mystery. Not rated. 89 mins.


MAGDALENE Rooney Mara stars in this reverent biblical tale about a woman who leaves her family and village behind to follow a charismati­c leader named Jesus (Joaquin Phoenix). The film’s most modern coup is the feminist slant, but its characteri­zation of Mary herself feels tentative and incomplete. R (some bloody and disturbing images). 119 mins.


MASTER Z: IP MAN LEGACY A martial artist tries to keep a low profile waiting tables in Hong Kong but finds himself drawn once again to violence in this film from renowned action director Yuen Wooping. It doesn’t have much on its mind besides delivering on fights — and in that aspect it succeeds. Not rated. 108 mins.

MIA AND THE WHITE LION With her life upended by a move from London to South Africa, a young girl befriends a lion cub and embarks on an adventure across the wild African savanna. PG (thematic elements, peril and some language). 98 mins. RELAXER With the Y2K apocalypse bearing down, a slacker stays glued to his couch in an effort to beat the infamous level 256 of Pacman in this comedy from director Joel Potrykus. Not rated. 91 mins.

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