A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD (PG) — The true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers (Tom Hanks) and journalist Tom Junod (Matthew Rhys). Rated PG for some strong thematic material, a brief fight and some mild language. 108 minutes. Greg’s Grade: A-. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
BLACK CHRISTMAS (PG-13) — A group of female students is stalked by a stranger during Christmas break. Rated PG-13 for violence, terror, thematic content involving sexual assault, language, sexual material and drinking. 92 minutes. At Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Annapolis Mall, 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 makes what is known as “the Jellicle choice” and decides 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 Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
DABANGG 3 (NR) — Third installment of the “Dabangg” film series. From India. Not rated. 140 minutes. At Regal Salisbury 16.
DARK WATERS (PG-13) — A corporate defense attorney (Mark Ruffalo) takes on an environmental lawsuit against a chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution. With Anne Hathaway. Directed by Todd Haynes. Rated PG-13 for thematic content, some disturbing images and strong language. 126 minutes. Greg’s Grade: A. At Annapolis Harbour 9.
FORD V FERRARI (PG-13) — American car designer Carroll Shelby (Matt Damon) and English driver Ken Miles (Christian Bale) battle corporate interference, the laws of physics and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford and challenge Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966. Rated PG-13 for some language and peril. 152 minutes. At Annapolis Mall.
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 Easton Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
A HIDDEN LIFE (PG-13) — Austrian Franz Jägerstätter (August Diehl), a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II. Directed by Terrence Malick. Rated PG-13 for thematic material including violent images. 174 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9.
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.
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.
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 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. 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.
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.