Brooklyn: Saoirse Ronan plays an Irish immigrant living in 1950s New York City who finds a new romance just as her past catches up with her.
Gabo: The Creation of Gabriel Garcia Marquez: This decade-spanning documentary uncovers the pivotal moments in the life of the famous Latino author. Screens through Thursday, Nov. 26, at the Digital Gym Cinema in North Park.
Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict: This documentary revolves around the life of one of the premiere art collectors of the 20th century.
Taxi: Iranian director Jafar Panahi poses as a taxi driver while shuttling passengers around Tehran in this genre hybrid that merges fiction and documentary in playful but impassioned ways. Screens through Thursday, Nov. 26, at the Digital Gym Cinema in North Park.
The Fool: A plumber sent to fix a leaky pipe in a derelict building discovers that other interests come before everyday citizens. Screens through Thursday, Nov. 26, at the Digital Gym Cinema in North Park.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part II: The final chapter in the saga of Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence), once a participant in the titular survival games and now a revolutionary hell bent on overthrowing the capital.
Secret in Their Eyes: Julia Roberts plays an investigator who goes on the hunt for her daughter’s killer in this remake of the 2009 Argentine film of the same name.
One Time Only
Touch of Evil: Set in a shadowy Mexican border town, Orson Welles’ nasty noir exposes a pair of newlyweds to an intricate web of corruption and murder. Screens at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, at the Scripps Ranch Public Library.
Planes, Trains & Automobiles: Steve Martin’s everyman does everything he can to get home for the holidays, while the obnoxious slob played by John Candy tags along for the ride. Screens at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, at The Pearl Hotel in Point Loma.
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl: An awkward high school senior befriends a classmate with cancer, finding his outlook on life changed forever. Screens at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 20 and 21, at Cinema Under the Stars in Mission Hills.
Belle Epoque: Four sisters seduce an army deserter hiding out in their home. Screens at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, at San Diego Central Library in East Village.
The Kitchen: One comedic and heartbreaking day in the life of a young woman turning thirty. Screens at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the Point Loma / Hervey Branch Library.
The 39 Steps: Alfred Hitchcock’s brilliantly fleet war time thriller traces an innocent man getting caught up in a web of murder, intrigue, and international spies. Screens at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 25, at the Mission Valley Public Library.
The Big Lebowski: Joel and Ethan Coen’s comic masterpiece about a Dude and his bowling shenanigans. Screens at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 25, at The Pearl Hotel in Point Loma.