Entertainment

Movies playing this week in Bellingham

Four (Theo James) and Tris (Shailene Woodley) in a scene from "The Divergent Series: Allegiant."
Four (Theo James) and Tris (Shailene Woodley) in a scene from "The Divergent Series: Allegiant." Lionsgate

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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

“The Confirmation” — Clive Owen stars as a divorced carpenter whose prized toolbox is stolen, leading to an adventure with his 8-year-old son in this comedy. With Jaeden Lieberher, Patton Oswalt and Maria Bello. Written and directed by “Nebraska” screenwriter Bob Nelson. (1:40) PG-13.

PFC’s Limelight Cinema: Fri.-Sat.: 4 p.m.; Sun. 2:15 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 4 p.m.

“The Divergent Series: Allegiant” — In the final installment of the trilogy, Tris and Ford go beyond the walls enclosing Chicago and face shocking new discoveries. With Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Jeff Daniels. Written by Noah Oppenheim and Adam Cooper & Bill Collage and Stephen Chbosky. Directed by Robert Schwentke. (2:01) PG-13.

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

Barkley Village 16 IMAX: Thurs. 7, 10 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 11, 1:50, 4:40, 7:40, 10:40 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1, 4, 7, 10 p.m.

“Easter Mysteries”

Barkley Village 16: Tues. 7 p.m.

“Heaven Adores You”

Pickford Film Center: Thurs. 6:15 p.m.

“Kung Fu Panda 3”

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 2:40, 5:20 p.m.

“The Last Man On The Moon”

PFC’s Limelight Cinema: Thurs. 1, 6:15 p.m.

“Miracles From Heaven” — After an accident, a young girl with an incurable disease experiences a reversal unexplainable by medical experts. With Jennifer Garner, Martin Henderson, John Carroll Lynch. Written by Randy Brown. Directed by Patricia Riggen. (1:49) PG.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 11:25, 2:05, 4:45, 7:30, 10:05 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 1:10, 3:50, 6:40, 9:30 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:05, 3:55, 6:30, 9:05 p.m.

“National Theatre Live: As You Like It”

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

“Science On Screen: Fantastic Mr. Fox”

Pickford Film Center: Tues. 6 p.m.

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 2:10, 5:10, 8:20 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 11:50, 3, 6:05, 9:15 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 12:40, 3:40, 6:45, 9:45 p.m.

“Ten Commandments” (1956) Presented By TCM

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

“When Worlds Collide”

Pickford Film Center: Sat. 12 p.m.

“Zootopia”

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1:10, 1:45, 3:45, 4:40, 6:20, 7:15, 8:55 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 11:05, 12:10, 12:50, 1:40, 2:50, 3:30, 4:20, 5:30, 6:10, 8:50 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 12:45, 1:30, 3:20, 4:05, 6:40, 9:15 p.m.

Barkley Village 16 3D: Thurs. 9:30 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 11:30, 2:10, 4:50, 7:30, 10:10 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 2:05, 4:45, 7:20, 9:55 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.

PFC’s Limelight Cinema: Thurs. 3:20, 8:40 p.m.; Fri. 9 p.m.; Sat. 10:20, 9 p.m.; Sun. 11:20, 7:15 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 9 p.m.

“Embrace of the Serpent” — This Oscar-nominated Colombia film is a strikingly photographed black-and-white epic that intertwines a passionate attack on the depredations of invasive capitalism with a potent adventure story. In Spanish and Amazonian languages with English subtitles. (2:05) NR.

PFC’s Limelight Cinema: Fri.-Sat.: 1:15, 6:15 p.m.; Sun. 4:25 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:15, 6:15 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.

Pickford Film Center: Thurs. 4, 9 p.m.

“The Lady in the Van” — Maggie Smith stars in this sharp British comedy — written by Alan Bennett, based on his play and directed by Nicholas Hytner. A delicately written, boisterously performed movie about the difficult people who dare us to care about them. (1:43) PG-13.

Pickford Film Center: Thurs. 1:15, 3:45, 8:45 p.m.

ALSO PLAYING

“The Brothers Grimsby”

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1:50, 5:05, 7:20, 9:35 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 8:10, 10:30 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:50, 4:50, 7:10, 9:30 p.m.

“Deadpool” — Energetically played by Ryan Reynolds, the aggressively verbal mutant starts out strong but wears out his welcome before you know it. (1:46) R.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1:25, 4:05, 6:35, 9:10 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 11:20, 2:20, 5:10, 7:50, 10:25 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:45, 4:40, 7:15, 9:50 p.m.

“Eddie the Eagle” — Prepare to be amused, moved and inspired by the ebullient tale of Britain’s wildly unlikely, first-ever Winter Olympics ski jumper, Michael “Eddie” Edwards. (1:46) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 12:55, 3:35, 6:10, 8:40 p.m.; Fri.-Sat.: 3:10, 6:50 p.m.; Mon.-Tues.: 12:35, 6:05 p.m.

“Gods of Egypt” — To save his true love, mortal hero Bek teams with god Horus to battle Set, the god of darkness, who illegitimately occupies the throne of Egypt. With Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Brenton Thwaites, Chadwick Boseman. Written by Matt Sazama & Burk Sharpless. Directed by Alex Proyas. (1:40) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 3:55, 6:50 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 6:55, 10:05 p.m.; Mon. 12:50, 3:45, 6:50, 9:45 p.m.; Tues. 12:50, 3:45 p.m.; Wed. 12:50, 3:45, 6:50, 9:45 p.m.

Barkley Village 16 3D: Thurs. 1, 9:45 p.m.

“London Has Fallen” — The funeral of the British prime minister is the target of terrorists in this sequel to the 2013 hit “Olympus Has Fallen.” With Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman. Written by Creighton Rothenberger & Katrin Benedikt and Christian Gudegast and Chad St. John. Directed by Babak Najafi. (1:39)

Barkley Village 16 :Thurs. 1:40, 4:30, 7, 9:50 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 1:30, 4:30, 7:20, 9:55 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 2, 4:35, 7:05, 9:40 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. 2, 5:25, 8:45 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 11:10, 2:30, 6, 9:35 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 2:20, 5:50, 9:10 p.m.

“Risen” — A grimily modern lens on the Resurrection story of Jesus, with a Roman tribune (Joseph Fiennes) discovering salvation in Christ. (1:47) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1:05, 3:40 p.m.

“10 Cloverfield Lane” — A woman wakes up to find herself imprisoned in a cellar, unsure whether to believe her captor who claims the outside world has been rendered uninhabitable. With John Goodman, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Gallagher Jr. Directed by Dan Trachtenberg. (1:45)

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1:55, 4:40, 6:25, 8:55 p.m.; Fri.-Sun.: 12:30, 1:20, 3:40, 4:10, 6:30, 7:10, 9:10, 9:50 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 12:30, 1:40, 3:05, 4:20, 5:40, 6:55, 8:15, 9:35 p.m.

Barkley Village 16 IMAX: Thurs. 1:15, 3:50 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. (Rebecca Keegan, Dec. 23) (1:50) R.

Pickford Film Center: Thurs. 1:25, 6:30 p.m.

“Whiskey Tango Foxtrot” — Tina Fey stars as an American journalist who discovers the absurdity and adrenaline rush of serving in the war zones of Afghanistan and Pakistan. With Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, Martin Freeman. Written by Robert Carlock, based on the memoir “The Taliban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan” by Kim Barker. Directed by Glenn Ficarra & John Requa.

Barkley Village 16: Thurs. 1:20, 4, 6:40, 9:25 p.m.

“Whiskey Tango Foxtrot” / “Anomalisa”

Barkley Village 16: Fri.-Sun.: 12, 5, 7:45, 10:35 p.m.; Mon.-Wed.: 1:10, 6:10, 8:50 p.m.

“The Young Messiah” — The 7-year-old Jesus Christ and family discover the nature of his divine being. With Adam Greaves-Neal, Clive Russell, Vincent Walsh. Written by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh. Directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh. (1:51) PG-13.

Barkley Village 16 :Thurs. 1:35, 4:15, 6:55, 9:40 p.m.; Fri.-Sat.: 11:40, 9:25 p.m.; Sun. 11:05; Mon.-Tues.: 3:15, 8:40 p.m.

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

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