1917 (R) — During World War I, two young British soldiers (Dean-Charles Chapman, George MacKay) must deliver a message deep in enemy territory that will stop 1,600 men from walking straight into a deadly trap. Directed by Sam Mendes. Rated R for violence, some disturbing images and language. 119 minutes. Greg’s Grade: A. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
BOMBSHELL (R) — A group of women takes on Fox News head Roger Ailes (John Lithgow) and the toxic atmosphere he presided over at the network. With Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie. Rated R for sexual material and language throughout. 108 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
CATS (PG) — Over the course of a single night, a tribe of cats called the Jellicles make what is known as “the Jellicle choice” and decide which cat will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new life. With James Dorden, Judi Dench, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift. Based on the Broadway musical. Rated PG for some rude and suggestive humor. 110 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
FROZEN II (PG) — Anna (voiced by Kristen Bell), Elsa (voiced by Idina Menzel), Kristoff (voiced by Jonathan Groff), Olaf (voiced by Josh Gad) and Sven leave Arendelle to travel to an ancient, autumn-bound forest of an enchanted land. Rated PG for action/peril and some thematic elements. 103 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
THE GRUDGE (R) — A house is cursed by a vengeful ghost that dooms those who enter it with a violent death. Rated R for disturbing violence and bloody images, terror and some language. 93 minutes. At Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
JUMANJI: THE NEXT LEVEL (PG-13) — As they return to rescue one of their own, the players will have to brave parts unknown from arid deserts to snowy mountains, to escape the world’s most dangerous game. With Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan, Jack Black, Kevin Hart. Rated PG-13 for adventure action, suggestive content and some language. 123 minutes. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
JUST MERCY (PG-13) — Civil rights defense attorney Bryan Stevenson (Michael B. Jordan) works to free a wrongly condemned death row prisoner (Jamie Foxx). With Brie Larson. Rated PG-13 for thematic content including some racial epithets. 136 minutes. At Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
KNIVES OUT (PG-13) — A detective (Daniel Craig) investigates the death of a patriarch (Christopher Plummer) of an eccentric, combative family. With Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, Michael Shannon. Written and directed by Rian Johnson. Rated PG-13 for thematic elements including brief violence, some strong language, sexual references and drug material. 130 minutes. Greg’s Grade: A. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
LIKE A BOSS (R) — Two friends (Tiffany Haddish, Rose Byrne) with very different ideals start a beauty company together. Rated R for language, crude sexual material and drug use. 83 minutes. At Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
LITTLE WOMEN (PG) — Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War. With Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Meryl Streep. Directed by Greta Gerwig. Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott. Rated PG for thematic elements and brief smoking. 134 minutes. At Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
QUEEN & SLIM (R) — A couple’s (Daniel Kaluuya, Jodie Turner-Smith) first date takes an unexpected turn when a police officer pulls them over. Rated R for violence, some strong sexuality, nudity, pervasive language and brief drug use. 132 minutes. At Regal Salisbury 16.
RICHARD JEWELL (R) — Security guard Richard Jewell (Paul Walter Hauser) saves thousands of lives from an exploding bomb at the 1996 Olympics but is vilified by journalists and the press who falsely report he is a terrorist. With Sam Rockwell, Olivia Wilde, Kathy Bates. Directed by Clint Eastwood. Rated R for language including some sexual references and brief bloody images. 129 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
SPIES IN DISGUISE (PG) — When the world’s best spy (voiced by Will Smith) is turned into a pigeon, he must rely on his nerdy tech officer (voiced by Tom Holland) to save the world. Rated PG for action, violence and rude humor. 101 minutes. At Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER (PG-13) — The surviving Resistance faces the First Order once more in the final chapter of the Skywalker saga. With Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, John Boyega, Carrie Fisher. Directed by J.J. Abrams. Rated PG-13 for sci-fi violence and action. 141 minutes. Greg’s Grade: B. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
UNCUT GEMS (R) — A New York City jeweler (Adam Sandler), always on the lookout for the next big score, makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime. Rated R for pervasive strong language, violence, some sexual content and brief drug use. 135 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
UNDERWATER (PG-13) — A crew of aquatic researchers works to get to safety after an earthquake devastates their subterranean laboratory. With Kristen Stewart, T.J. Miller. Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action and terror, and brief strong language. 95 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.