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Here are scheduled openings. Dates and titles could change.
OPENING APRIL 17
BREAKTHROUGH A faithful mother (Chrissy Metz of TV’S
This Is Us) believes in the power of prayer to save her teen son after he falls through the ice and nearly dies in a Missouri lake. PENGUINS Ed Helms adopts the personality of a cute, clumsy penguin narrating this wildlife documentary from Disneynature.
OPENING APRIL 19
AMAZING GRACE Aretha Franklin performs gospel songs in this documentary of 1972 concert footage filmed at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles.
THE CHAPERONE A reserved Kansas woman (Elizabeth Mcgovern) accompanies a rebellious, fameseeking young dancer (Haley Lu Richardson) to New York City in the 1920s.
THE CURSE OF LA LLORONA
A supernatural creature stalks a social worker and her kids in 1970s Los Angeles in this horror flick.
DRUNK PARENTS In this comedy, a couple (Alec Baldwin and Salma Hayek) try to hide their financial problems from their daughter and social circle through a series of silly schemes.
FAST COLOR A woman (Gugu Mbatharaw) with superhuman abilities is forced to go on the run in this scifi drama.
HER SMELL An aging punk rocker (Elisabeth Moss) struggles with sobriety while trying to recapture the spark that made her a success in the ’90s.
HIGH LIFE A man (Robert Pattinson) and his baby daughter struggle to survive in deep space after a dangerous mission goes wrong.
LITTLE WOODS In this workingclass crime thriller, a young woman (Tessa Thompson) risks prison to help her struggling sister (Lily James) in a fracking boomtown in North Dakota.
PETERLOO Oscarnominated filmmaker Mike Leigh portrays the infamous Peterloo Massacre of 1819, where British troops attacked a peaceful prodemocracy rally in Manchester.
STUCK Six commuters get stuck together on a New York City subway in this original pop musical. TEEN SPIRIT A smalltown teen (Elle Fanning) pursues her dreams by entering a singing competition.
WILD NIGHTS WITH EMILY Comedian Molly Shannon stars in this tale about writer Emily Dickinson’s career and her romantic relationship with another woman.