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 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, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
BAD BOYS FOR LIFE (R) — Marcus (Martin Lawrence) and Mike (Will Smith) confront career changes and midlife crises as they join a newly created elite team of the Miami police department to take down the vicious leader (Jacob Scipio) of a Miami drug cartel. Rated R for strong bloody violence, language throughout, sexual references and brief drug use. 123 minutes. Greg’s Grade: B+. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, 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.
CLEMENCY (R) — As she prepares to execute another inmate, Bernadine (Alfre Woodard) must confront the psychological demons her job creates, ultimately connecting her to the man (Aldis Hodge) she is sanctioned to kill. Rated R for some disturbing material and language. 112 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9.
DOLITTLE (PG) — A physician (Robert Downey Jr.) discovers he can talk to animals. With Antonio Banderas. Rated PG for some action, rude humor and brief language. 106 minutes. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
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 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, Regal Salisbury 16.
THE GENTLEMEN (R) — When word gets out that American expat Mickey Pearson (Matthew McConaughey) is looking to cash out his London marijuana empire, it triggers schemes, bribery and blackmail to try to steal his domain out from under him. With Charlie Hunnam, Colin Farrell, Hugh Grant. Written and directed by Guy Ritchie. Rated R for violence, language throughout, sexual references and drug content. 113 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
GRETEL AND HANSEL (PG-13) — A young girl (Sophia Lillis) leads her little brother (Sammy Leakey) into a dark wood in a desperate search for food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil. Rated PG-13 for disturbing images/thematic content and brief drug material. 87 minutes. At Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Annapolis Mall, 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 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 Chesapeake Movies, 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 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 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 Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
KNIVES OUT (PG-13) — A detective (Daniel Craig) investigates the death of the 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.
THE LAST FULL MEASURE (R) — Thirty-four years after his death, Airman William H. Pitsenbarger Jr. is awarded the nation’s highest military honor for his actions on the battlefield. With Samuel L. Jackson, Sebastian Stan, Christopher Plummer. Rated R for war violence and language. 110 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9.
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 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 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.
THE RHYTHM SECTION (R) — A woman (Blake Lively) seeks revenge against those who orchestrated a plane crash that killed her family. With Jude Law, Sterling K. Brown. Rated R for violence, sexual content, language throughout and some drug use. 109 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 Annapolis Mall.
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 Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
THE TURNING (PG-13) — A young governess (Mackenzie Davis) is hired to care for two orphans (Finn Wolfhard, Brooklyn Prince). Based on the 1898 novel “The Turn of the Screw” by Henry James. Rated PG-13 for terror, violence, disturbing images, brief strong language and some suggestive content. 94 minutes. At Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
THE TWO POPES (PG-13) — Behind Vatican walls, the conservative Pope Benedict (Anthony Hopkins) and the liberal future Pope Francis (Jonathan Pryce) must find common ground to forge a new path for the Catholic Church. Rated PG-13 for thematic content and some disturbing violent images. 125 minutes. At Chesapeake Movies.
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 Harbour 9.
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 Regal Salisbury 16.