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 ADDAMS FAMILY (PG) — The Addams family encounters a shady TV personality who despises their eerie hilltop mansion. Animated. With the voices of Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron, Chloe Grace Moretz, Finn Wolfhard. Rated PG for macabre and suggestive humor, and some action. 87 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
BLACK AND BLUE (R) — A rookie police officer (Naomie Harris) in New Orleans has to balance her identity as a black woman with her role as a police officer when she witnesses other police officers committing murder. Rated R for violence and language. 108 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
COUNTDOWN (PG-13) — When a nurse (Elizabeth Lail) downloads an app that claims to predict the moment a person will die, it tells her she only has three days to live. Rated PG-13 for terror, violence, bloody images, suggestive material, language and thematic elements. 90 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
THE CURRENT WAR: DIRECTOR’S CUT (PG-13) — The story of the cutthroat race between electricity titans Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumberbatch) and George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon) to determine whose electrical system would power the modern world. With Tom Holland. Rated PG-13 for some disturbing/violent images and thematic elements. 107 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9.
DOCTOR SLEEP (R) — Years following the events of “The Shining,” a now-adult Dan Torrance (Ewan McGregor) tries to protect a young girl (Kyliegh Curran) with similar powers from a cult known as the True Knot. Based on the novel by Stephen King. Rated R for disturbing and violent content, some bloody images, language, nudity and drug use. 151 minutes. Greg’s Grade: C-. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
DOWNTON ABBEY (PG) — The continuing story of the Crawley family, wealthy owners of a large estate in the English countryside in the early 20th century. Rated PG for thematic elements, some suggestive material and language. 122 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9.
HARRIET (PG-13) — The tale of Harriet Tubman’s (Cynthia Erivo) escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes. Rated PG-13 for thematic content throughout, violent material and language including racial epithets. 125 minutes. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
JOJO RABBIT (PG-13) — During World War II, a young German boy (Roman Griffin Davis) finds out his mother (Scarlett Johansson) is hiding a Jewish girl (Thomasin McKenzie) in their home. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler (Taika Waititi, who also directed and wrote the screenplay), Jojo must confront his blind nationalism. Rated PG-13 for mature thematic content, some disturbing images, violence and language. 108 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
JOKER (R) — A gritty character study of Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoenix), a man disregarded by society. Rated R for strong bloody violence, disturbing behavior, language and brief sexual images. 121 minutes. Greg’s Grade: A. At Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
LAST CHRISTMAS (PG-13) — Kate (Emilia Clarke), a young woman working as a department store elf, meets Tom (Henry Golding), and her life takes a new turn. Rated PG-13 for language and sexual content. 102 minutes. At Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
THE LIGHTHOUSE (R) — The hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers (Willem Dafoe, Robert Pattinson) on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s. Rated R for sexual content, nudity, violence, disturbing images and some language. 109 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9.
MALEFICENT: MISTRESS OF EVIL (PG) — Maleficent (Angelina Jolie) and her goddaughter Aurora (Elle Fanning) start to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies and dark new forces at play. Rated PG for intense sequences of fantasy action/violence and brief scary images. 118 minutes. At Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
MIDWAY (PG-13) — The story of the Battle of Midway, between American and Japanese naval forces, in World War II. With Ed Skrein, Patrick Wilson, Dennis Quaid, Woody Harrelson. Directed by Roland Emmerich (“Independence Day”). Rated PG-13 for sequences of war violence and related images, language and smoking. 138 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
MOTHERLESS BROOKLYN (R) — In 1950s New York, Lionel Essrog (Edward Norton, who also directed), a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette’s Syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend, Frank Minna (Bruce Willis). Rated R for language throughout including some sexual references, brief drug use and violence. 144 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
PARASITE (R) — All unemployed, Ki-taek’s (Kang-ho Song) family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident. From South Korea. Rated R for language, some violence and sexual content. 132 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
PLAYING WITH FIRE (PG) — A crew of rugged firefighters meet its match when trying to rescue three rambunctious kids. With John Cena, Keegan-Michael Key, Judy Greer. Rated PG for rude humor, some suggestive material and mild peril. 96 minutes. At Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
TERMINATOR: DARK FATE (R) — Sarah Connor (Linda Hamilton) and a hybrid cyborg human (Mackenzie Davis) must protect a young woman (Natalia Reyes) from a newly modified liquid Terminator from the future. With Arnold Schwarzenegger. Directed by Tim Miller (“Deadpool”). Rated R for violence throughout, language and brief nudity. 128 minutes. Greg’s Grade: B. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
ZOMBIELAND: DOUBLE TAP (R) — Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg), Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson), Wichita (Emma Stone) and Little Rock (Abigail Breslin) move to the American heartland as they face off against evolved zombies, fellow survivors and the growing pains of the snarky makeshift family. Rated R for bloody violence, language throughout, some drug and sexual content. 99 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.