What treasures Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen are, and what a gift Bill Condon has given us by pairing them up in the delightfully twisty "The Good Liar."

THE ADDAMS FAMILY (PG) — The Addams family encounters a shady TV personality who despises their eerie hilltop mansion. Animated. Rated PG for macabre and suggestive humor, and some action. 87 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.

Beholden to two sources, "Doctor Sleep" ultimately fails to satisfy either one.

ARCTIC DOGS (PG) — Swifty the Arctic Fox (voiced Jeremy Renner) works in the mailroom of the Arctic Blast Delivery Service but yearns to become a Top Dog, the Arctic’s star husky couriers. Rated PG for some mild action and rude humor. 92 minutes. At Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall.

The movie gets enough right that it feels like it belongs in this franchise, which is a compliment and something you couldn't say about the three previous installments.

EASTON — “Harriet,” the first feature film about famed slave liberator — and Dorchester County native — Harriet Tubman, opens in theaters, Friday, Nov. 1.

ARCTIC DOGS (PG) — Swifty the Arctic Fox (voiced Jeremy Renner) works in the mailroom of the Arctic Blast Delivery Service but yearns to become a Top Dog, the Arctic’s star husky couriers. Rated PG for some mild action and rude humor. 92 minutes. At Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal S…

Sleepy Hollow Directed by: Tim Burton Screenplay by: Andrew Kevin Walker, based on the story “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” by Washington Irving Starring: Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson, Michael Gambon, Casper Van Dien Running time: 105 minutes MPAA rating: R for graphic hor…

ABOMINABLE (PG) — A magical Yeti must return to his family. Rated PG for some action and mild rude humor. 97 minutes. Greg’s Grade: C+. At Regal Salisbury 16.

ABOMINABLE (PG) — A magical Yeti must return to his family. Rated PG for some action and mild rude humor. 97 minutes. Greg’s Grade: C+. At Regal Salisbury 16.

This de-aging technology that's all the rage nowadays in the movies is a pretty cool concept, one that could extend careers by decades. But it's not quite where it needs to be to build an entire film around it.

ABOMINABLE (PG) — A magical Yeti must return to his family. Rated PG for some action and mild rude humor. 97 minutes. Greg’s Grade: C+. At Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.

ABOMINABLE (PG) — A magical Yeti must return to his family. Rated PG for some action and mild rude humor. 97 minutes. Greg’s Grade: C+. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.

ABOMINABLE (PG) — A magical Yeti must return to his family. Rated PG for some action and mild rude humor. 97 minutes. Greg’s Grade: C+. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.

Good-intentioned though it may be, "Abominable" feels like a squandered opportunity.

Before he was the man who brought “The Walking Dead” to the small screen — and was given the boot after just one season as showrunner — Frank Darabont was the movies’ foremost adapter of Stephen King.

AD ASTRA (PG-13) — Astronaut Roy McBride (Brad Pitt) undertakes a mission across an unforgiving solar system to uncover the truth about his missing father and his doomed expedition that now, 30 years later, threatens the universe. Rated PG-13 for some violence and bloody images, and for brie…