Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip: The squeakquel none of you have been waiting for.
Everything Will Be Fine: James Franco stars as a struggling novelist whose life is turned upside down in the latest drama from Wim Wenders. Screens through Thursday, Dec. 24, at the Digital Gym Cinema in North Park.
Orion: The Man Who Would Be King: Jimmy Ellis, an unknown singer plucked from obscurity, was thrust into the spotlight while participating in a crazy scheme revolving around the reincarnation of Elvis. Screens through Thursday, Dec. 24, at the Digital Gym Cinema in North Park.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens: The sequel you’ve all been waiting for.
Sisters: Amy Poehler and Tina Fey star as adult siblings whose must clean out their old room over the course of one weekend after their parents decide to sell the family home.
Submerged: After their limousine runs off the road and becomes submerged under water, a group of wealthy teens and their bodyguard must fight for their life in this pulse-pounding thriller. Screens through Wednesday, Dec. 23, at the Digital Gym Cinema.
Youth: Paolo Sorrentino’s ravishingly vapid look at aging and memory stars Michael Caine as an aging conductor coming to terms with his life while staying at a lodge in the Swiss Alps with his director friend (Harvey Keitel).
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National Lampoon’s A Christmas Vacation: The Griswalds have high hopes for the Christmas holiday, but nothing goes according to plan. Screens at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 16, at The Pearl Hotel in Point Loma.
Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation: Tom Cruise is back as super agent Ethan Hunt in this the fifth globetrotting action film of the series. Screens at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 18 and 19, at Cinema Under the Stars in Mission Hills.
Time of the Gypsies: In Emir Kusturica’s magical realist drama, a Gypsy discovers he has telekinetic powers, a realization that ultimately changes his life and communiry forever. Screens at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 21, at the San Diego Public Library in East Village.
Frozen: Let the kiddo’s sing the same old song, again and again. Screens at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 23, at The Pearl Hotel in Point Loma.