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 Annapolis Harbour 9.
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 Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
BIRDS OF PREY (R) — After splitting with the Joker, Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie) joins Black Canary (Jurnee Smollett-Bell), the Huntress (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) and Renee Montoya (Rosie Perez) to save a young girl from an evil crime lord. Rated R for strong violence and language throughout, and some sexual and drug material. 109 minutes. Greg’s Grade: C. At Regal Salisbury 16.
BLOODSHOT (PG-13) — Ray Garrison (Vin Diesel), a slain soldier, is reanimated with superpowers. Based on a comic book series. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence, some suggestive material and language. 109 minutes. At Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
BRAHMS: THE BOY II (PG-13) — After a family moves into the Heelshire Mansion, their young son (Christopher Convery) soon makes friends with a life-like doll called Brahms. With Katie Holmes. Rated PG-13 for terror, violence, disturbing images and thematic elements. 86 minutes. At Regal Salisbury 16.
BURDEN (R) — When a museum celebrating the Ku Klux Klan opens in a South Carolina town, the idealistic Rev. Kennedy (Forest Whitaker) strives to keep the peace even as he urges the group’s Grand Dragon to disavow his racist past. Rated R for disturbing violent content and language throughout including racial epithets. 117 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9.
THE CALL OF THE WILD (PG) — A sled dog struggles for survival in the wilds of the Yukon. With Harrison Ford, Karen Gillan. Based on the novel by Jack London. Rated PG for some violence, peril, thematic elements and mild language. 100 minutes. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
EMMA (PG) — In 1800s England, a well-meaning but selfish young woman (Anya Taylor-Joy) meddles in the love lives of her friends. Based on the novel by Jane Austen. Rated PG for brief partial nudity. 125 minutes. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Annapolis Harbour 9, 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 Harbour 9.
GREED (R) — Satire about the world of the super-rich. A satire on wealth, centered around a billionaire high-street fashion mogul’s (Steve Coogan) 60th birthday on the Greek island Mykonos. Rated R for pervasive language and brief drug use. 104 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9.
HOPE GAP (PG-13) — A couple’s (Annette Bening, Bill Nighy) visit with their son (Josh O’Connor) takes a dramatic turn when the father tells him he plans on leaving his mother. Rated PG-13 for some thematic elements and brief strong language. 100 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9.
THE HUNT (R) — Twelve strangers wake up in a clearing. They don’t know where they are or how they got there. They don’t know they’ve been chosen for a very specific purpose, “The Hunt.” With Betty Gilpin, Hilary Swank. Rated R for strong bloody violence, and language throughout. 89 minutes. Greg’s Grade: C. At Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
I STILL BELIEVE (PG) — The true-life story of Christian music star Jeremy Camp (K.J. Apa) and his journey of love and loss. Rated PG for thematic material. 115 minutes. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
THE INVISIBLE MAN (R) — When Cecilia’s (Elisabeth Moss) abusive ex (Oliver Jackson-Cohen) takes his own life and leaves her his fortune, she suspects his death was a hoax. As a series of coincidences turns lethal, Cecilia works to prove she is being hunted by someone nobody can see. Rated R for some strong bloody violence and language. 124 minutes. Greg’s Grade: A. At Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, 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 Annapolis Mall, Regal Salisbury 16.
MY HERO ACADEMIA: HEROES RISING (PG-13) — In a world full of people with special abilities known as quirks, Deku and his fellow heroes-in-training face Nine, the strongest villain yet. From Japan. Rated PG-13 for violence and language. 104 minutes. Greg’s Grade: B+. At Annapolis Mall.
ONWARD (PG) — Set in a suburban fantasy world, two teenage elf brothers (voiced by Tom Holland, Chris Pratt) embark on a quest to discover if magic still exists. From Disney/Pixar. Rated PG for action/peril and some mild thematic elements. 102 minutes. Greg’s Grade: B. At Easton Premier Cinemas, Cambridge Premier Cinemas, Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG (PG) — After discovering a small, blue, fast hedgehog, a small-town police officer must help it defeat an evil genius who wants to do experiments on it. Based on the popular video game series. With James Marsden, Jim Carrey. Rated PG for action, some violence, rude humor and brief mild language. 99 minutes. At Chesapeake Movies, Annapolis Mall, Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
THE WAY BACK (R) — A former high school basketball phenom (Ben Affleck), struggling with alcoholism, is offered a coaching job at his alma mater. Rated R for language throughout, including some sexual references. 108 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9, Regal Salisbury 16.
WENDY (PG-13) — Lost on a mysterious island where aging and time have come unglued, Wendy (Devin France) must fight to save her family, her freedom and the joyous spirit of youth from the deadly peril of growing up. Rated PG-13 for brief violent/bloody images. 112 minutes. At Annapolis Harbour 9.