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Jackie Chan as Quan and Pierce Brosnan as Hennessy in hotel suite in ‘The Foreigner.’
Jackie Chan as Quan and Pierce Brosnan as Hennessy in hotel suite in ‘The Foreigner.’ TNS

Reviews from wire and online sources. Showing at these theaters:

C — Cinemark

G — Grand 18

(Stars based on a four-star scale)

New arrivals

Geostorm

The web of satellites designed to protect the Earth from extreme climate change begins attacking it. With Gerard Butler, Jim Sturgess, Abbie Cornish, Eugenio Derbez, Ed Harris, Andy Garcia. Written by Dean Devlin & Paul Guyot. Directed by Devlin. PG-13 (C, G)

Same Kind of Different as Me

An art dealer attempts to save his marriage by befriending a homeless man. With Greg Kinnear, Renee Zellweger, Djimon Hounsou, Jon Voight. Written by Michael Carney & Alexander Foard and Ron Hall, based on the book by Hall, Denver Moore and Lynn Vincent. Directed by Michael Carney. PG-13 (C, G)

The Snowman

The leader of an elite detective squad fears a dormant serial killer is back in action. With Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson, Charlotte Gainsbourg, J.K. Simmons. Written by Matthew Carnahan, Soren Sveistrup, Peter Straughan, Hossein Amini; based on the book by Jo Nesbo. Directed by Tomas Alfredson. R (C, G)

Tyler Perry’s Boo 2! A Madea Halloween

The popular hyphenate follows up his 2016 horror comedy with a fright romp set at a haunted campground. With Cassi Davis, Patrice Lovely, Yousef Erakat, Lexy Panterra, Andre Hall. Written and directed by Perry. PG-13 (C, G)

Returning

American Made1/2

A pilot lands work for the CIA and as a drug runner in the south during the 1980s. Features: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright. R (C, G)

A Question of Faith

No review available

When tragedy strikes three families, their destiny forces them on a converging path to discover God’s love, grace and mercy as the challenges of their fate could also resurrect their beliefs. Features: Richard T. Jones, Kim Fields, C. Thomas Howell. PG (C)

Blade Runner 20491/2

A young blade runner’s discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who’s been missing for 30 years. Starring: Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, Ana de Armas. R (C, G)

Flatliners

No review available

Five medical students, obsessed by what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring experiment: by stopping their hearts for short periods, each triggers a near-death experience — giving them a firsthand account of the afterlife. PG-13 (G)

The Foreigner

No Review Available

A humble businessman with a buried past seeks justice when his daughter is killed in an act of terrorism. A cat-and-mouse conflict ensues with a government official, whose past may hold clues to the killers’ identities. Stars: Katie Leung, Jackie Chan, Rufus Jones. R (C, G)

Happy Death Day

A college student relives the day of her murder with both its unexceptional details and terrifying end until she discovers her killer’s identity. Stars: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine. PG-13 (C, G)

It

In this version of the Stephen King thriller, local kids in the Town of Derry, are disappearing one by one, leaving behind bloody remains. In a place known as “The Barrens,” a group of seven kids are united by their horrifying and strange encounters with an evil clown and their determination to kill It. R (C, G)

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, the Kingsman’s journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the U.S. These two elite secret organizations must band together to defeat a common enemy. Stars: Taron Egerton, Colin Firth, Mark Strong. R (C, G)

Lego Ninjago

Six young ninjas Lloyd, Jay, Kai, Cole, Zane and Nya are tasked with defending their island home, called Ninjago. By night, they’re gifted warriors, using their skills and awesome fleet of vehicles to fight villains and monsters. By day, they’re ordinary teens struggling against their greatest enemy: high school. PG (C, G)

Marshall1/2

About a young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career-defining cases. Stars: Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson. PG-13 (G)

The Mountain Between Us

Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness. Starring: Idris Elba, Kate Winslet, Beau Bridges. PG-13 (C, G)

My Little Pony1/2

In this animated film, a dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship to save their home. PG (C, G)

Only the Brave

Based on the true story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, a group of elite firefighters risk everything to protect a town from a historic wildfire. Stars: Jennifer Connelly, Taylor Kitsch, Josh Brolin. PG-13 (C, G)

Victoria and Abdul

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim. Stars: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Tim Pigott-Smith. PG-13 (G)

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