Entertainment

Movies playing in Bellingham Feb. 18-24

Anya Taylor-Joy in “The Witch,” now playing at Barkley Village 16 movie theater.
Anya Taylor-Joy in “The Witch,” now playing at Barkley Village 16 movie theater. Tribune News Service

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Barkley Village 16: 3005 Cinema Place, 360-527-1320

Pickford Film Center: 1318 Bay St., 360-738-0735

Limelight Cinema: 1416 Cornwall Ave., 360-738-0735

Ratings: Motion Picture Association of America’s ratings are: (G) for general audiences; (PG) parental guidance urged because of material possibly unsuitable for children; (PG-13) parents are strongly cautioned to give guidance for attendance of children younger than 13; (R) restricted, younger than 17 admitted only with parent or adult guardian; (NC-17) no one 17 and younger admitted.

OPENING THIS WEEK

“Bezango, Washington”

Pickford Film Center: Sun. 4 p.m.

“The Day The Earth Stood Still”

Pickford Film Center: Sat. 12 p.m.

“Fixed: The Science/fiction Of Human Enhancement”

Pickford Film Center: Sat. 12 p.m.

“Groundswell Rising, Protecting Our Children’s Air And Water”

Pickford Film Center: Fri. 8 p.m.

“Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company: The Winter’s Tale”

Pickford Film Center: Sun. 11; Wed. 6:30 p.m.

“The Lady In The Van”

Pickford Film Center: Fri. 1:30, 4, 6:30 p.m.; Sat. 2, 4:30, 7, 8:45 p.m.; Sun. 1:30, 6:45, 8:10 p.m.; Mon.-Tues.: 4, 6:30, 9 p.m.; Wed. 4, 9 p.m.

“The Maltese Falcon 75th Anniversary (1941) Presented By Tcm”

Barkley Village 16: Sun. 2, 7 p.m.; Wed. 2, 7 p.m.

“When Harry Met Sally”

Pickford Film Center:Thurs. 6 p.m.

“Race” — Track star Jesse Owens competes in the 1936 Berlin Olympics, a living affront to Adolf Hitler’s ideas of Aryan supremacy. With Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, Jeremy Irons. Written by Joe Shrapnel and Anna Waterhouse. Directed by Stephen Hopkins. (2:14) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 7, 9:55 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 12:10, 3:20, 6:30, 9:40 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 12:30, 3:35, 6:40, 9:45 p.m.

“Risen” — Rome orders a military tribune to investigate Jesus’ final weeks and quell a potential uprising in Jerusalem. With Joseph Fiennes, Tom Felton, Peter Firth, Cliff Curtis. Written by Kevin Reynolds and Paul Aiello. Directed by Reynolds. (1:47) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 7:20, 8:20 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 1:30, 4:20, 7:10, 9:55 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:40, 4:20, 7, 9:40 p.m.

“The Witch” — Strange events befall a farmer and his family when they are banished to the edge of an ominous forest in 1630 New England. With Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie. Written and directed by Robert Eggers. (1:30) R.

Barkley Village 16: Fri.-Sun.: 11:35, 1:50, 4:40, 7:50, 10:20 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:15, 4, 6:35, 9:05 p.m.

“Women Of Faith: An Amazing Joyful Journey”

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 7 p.m.; Sat. 12:55 p.m.

CRITICS’ CHOICE

“The Big Short” — Adam McKay, with the help of Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling and Brad Pitt, has made a very funny film about a very serious situation, 2008’s global financial collapse. (2:10) R.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1, 4 p.m.

“Brooklyn” — Impeccably directed by John Crowley, feelingly adapted by Nick Hornby from Colm Toibin’s fine novel and blessed with heart-stopping work from star Saoirse Ronan and the rest of the cast, “Brooklyn” is about love and heartache, loneliness and intimacy, what home means and how we achieve it. (1:51) PG-13.

Limelight Cinema: Thurs. 3:30, 8:45 p.m.; Fri.-Sat.: 3:40 p.m.; Sun. 2:45 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 3:40 p.m.

“Carol” — Impeccably acted by Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara as two women in love, with an exquisite look captured by cinematographer Ed Lachman, “Carol” has been made under the complete and total control of Todd Haynes, a gifted director who always knows what he’s doing. (1:58) R.

Limelight Cinema: Thurs. 6 p.m.

“45 Years” — Accomplished British veterans Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay conduct a master class in understated acting that explores what happens to a long-term marriage when a disturbance in the field shifts the ground under everyone’s feet. (1:35) NR.

Pickford Film Center: Thurs. 3:30 p.m.

Limelight Cinema: Fri. 6:15, 8:35 p.m.; Sat. 10:45, 6:15, 8:35 p.m.; Sun. 5:30, 7:50 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 6:15, 8:35 p.m.

“Hail, Caesar!” — A droll Coen brothers tribute to and spoof of Hollywood past that amuses from beginning to end with its site specific re-creation of the studio system and the movies that made it famous. (1:40) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 12:20, 3:30, 6:50, 9:35 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 1:20, 4:10, 6:50, 9:35 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:20, 4:05, 6:50, 9:25 p.m.

ALSO PLAYING

“The Choice” — An inauspicious first production for novelist Nicholas Sparks’ nascent film company, it stretches a first act’s worth of low-concept romantic dramedy into two acts, then tacks on a tragic third act to create the movie’s raison d’etre. (1:51) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 12:15, 3, 5:40 p.m.; Fri. 2:20, 8 p.m.; Sat. 8 p.m.; Sun. 2:20, 8 p.m.; Mon.-Tues.: 3:25, 6:05 p.m.; Wed. 6:25 p.m.

“Deadpool” — Ryan Reynolds stars as the former Special Forces operative-turned unconventional antihero in the Marvel Comics adaptation. With Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, Ed Skrein. Written by Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick. Directed by Tim Miller. (1:46) R.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1, 2, 4:50, 5:30, 7:30, 8:20, 10:10 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 11:50, 12:30, 2:40, 3:30, 5:30, 6:20, 7:40, 8:20, 9:05, 10:25, 11 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 12:40, 2:50, 3:20, 5:30, 6:10, 8:20, 9 p.m.

Barkley Village 16 IMAX: Thurs. 12:20, 4, 6:40, 9:20 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 1:10, 4, 7, 9:45 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:50, 4:30, 7:20, 10 p.m.

“The 5th Wave” — It’s the end of the world as we know it — yet again — in a largely silly sci-fi action-thriller with a wobbly narrative based on the best-selling young adult novel by Rick Yancey. (1:52) PG-13. Directed by J Blakeson.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1:15, 3:55, 10 p.m.; Fri.-Sat.: 2, 5, 8:10 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:35, 4:15, 6:55 p.m.

“The Finest Hours” — An old-fashioned rescue yarn, nautical division, starring Chris Pine, Casey Affleck and Holliday Grainger and so earnest and four-square it might have been made in the 1950s as well as taking place there. (1:57) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 12:05, 9:45 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 12:20, 8:40 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 12:55, 9:15 p.m.

Barkley Village 16 3D: Thurs. 2:50, 5:35 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 3, 5:50 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 3:40, 6:20 p.m.

“How to Be Single” — Young unmarrieds in New York City navigate the complex intersections of love and sex. With Dakota Johnson, Rebel Wilson, Alison Brie, Leslie Mann and Damon Wayans Jr. Written by Abby Kohn & Marc Silverstein and Dana Fox, screen story by Abby Kohn & Marc Silverstein. Directed by Christian Ditter. (1:50) R.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1:10, 4:20, 7:20, 10 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 1:40, 4:30, 7:20, 10:05 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:45, 4:25, 7:05, 9:55 p.m.

“Kung Fu Panda 3” — The latest installment in the mega-successful animated film series brings back the chubby, chop-sockying black-and-white bear, Po, and his familiar cohorts in a beautifully rendered, lovingly constructed action-comedy that’s sure to please kids and adults alike. (1:35) PG.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1:20, 3:50, 6:35, 9 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 12, 2:30, 5:10, 6, 8:30 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 2, 4:40, 7:10, 9:35 p.m.

Barkley Village 16 3D: Thurs. 2:10, 4:30 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 12:50, 3:10 p.m.; Mon.-Tues.: 1:30, 4:10, 6:30, 8:50 p.m.; Wed. 1:30, 4 p.m.

“Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” — For the Jane Austen-meets-the-undead scenario, writer-director Burr Steers figured out roughly half of what needed sorting to make this mash-up thing work. (1:48) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 12:30, 3:10, 5:50, 8:30 p.m.; Fri.-Sat.: 10:50 p.m.; Sun. 10:15 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 9:30 p.m.

“The Revenant” — Oscar-winning director Alejandro Innaritu is up to his old pretentious tricks, but his wilderness survival tale is saved by a potent performance by Leonardo DiCaprio and brilliant cinematography by Emmanuel Lubetzki. (2:36) R.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 12, 3:35, 7:05 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 11:30, 2:50, 6:10, 9:30 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:55, 5:20, 8:40 p.m.

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” — Though a definite improvement on the last three abortive “Star Wars” prequels, this much-anticipated effort is only at its best in fits and starts, its success dependent on who of its mix of franchise veterans and first timers is on the screen. (2:16) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1:30, 5:10, 8:10 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 12:40, 3:40, 6:40, 9:50 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 12:45, 3:45, 6:45, 9:50 p.m.

“Where To Invade Next” — Michael Moore’s new movie has the feel of an activist travelogue. How much filmgoers enjoy it may depend on how much they enjoy the mixture of smugness and naivete in a college sophomore. (1:50) R.

Pickford Film Center: Thurs. 3:45, 5:45 p.m.; Fri. 2:50, 5:30, 9 p.m.; Sat. 3:35, 6:15, 9:30 p.m.; Sun. 2:50, 5:30, 9:15 p.m.; Mon.-Tues.: 3:35, 6:15, 8:50 p.m.; Wed. 3:35, 6:15 p.m.

“Zoolander No. 2” — Dense supermodels Derek Zoolander and Hansel McDonald return in this sequel to the 2001 high-fashion spoof. With Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Will Ferrell. Written by Justin Theroux & Stiller and Nicholas Stoller and John Hamburg. Directed by Stiller. (1:44) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 12:50, 1:40, 3:40, 4:30, 6:10, 7:10, 8:40, 9:50 p.m.; Fri. 11:40, 2:10, 4:50, 5:20, 7:30, 10:10, 10:45 p.m.; Sat. 11:45, 2:15, 4:50, 5:20, 7:30, 10:10, 10:45 p.m.; Sun. 11:40, 2:10, 4:50, 5:20, 7:30, 10:10, 10:45 p.m.; Mon.-Tues.: 12:50, 1:25, 3:55, 6:25, 8:45, 9:20 p.m.; Wed. 1:25, 3:55, 6:25, 9, 9:30 p.m.

Reviews and movie descriptions from the Los Angeles Times. Movie times from Gracenote.

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