(PG-13) Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is a comedy drama starring Frances McDormand as a mother who is frustrated with the lack of progress in her daughter’s murder case. She puts up three billboards to rile things up. Directed by Martin McDonagh (In Bruges).
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A new look at Guy Ritchie’s potentially bombastic take on the legend of King Arthur (Charlie Hunnam) and his life after he pulls the fabled sword from the stone and must reclaim the throne from the evil Vortigern (Jude Law), who stole his father’s crown.
(PG-13) A woman’s life unravels over Snapchat. Shot on the app itself, Trim Lamba’s powerful short is as innovative as it is timely. It’s easy to shine a spotlight on yourself these days, but you’ll quickly find out that there are many reasons why folks tune in.
“It’s sort of weird, being honored for the worst day of your life.” Billy Lynn and a handful of other American soldiers are honored as war heroes after serving in Iraq. In the midst of the celebration, Billy looks back at his experiences. Ang Lee adapts Ben Fountain’s satirical novel.
Jason Bateman directs and stars with Nicole Kidman in this adaptation of Kevin Wilson’s novel. A couple became famous in the ’70s for pulling bizarre pranks, which often included their kids. Now they’ve gone missing, and their offspring don’t know if it’s another prank or not.
Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander play an infertile couple in the 1920s living on their own in an island off the coast of Australia. One day a boat carrying a baby and a dead man washes up on their shore. A drama based on ML Stedman’s eponymous novel.
Will and his girlfriend Kira attend a lavish dinner party hosted by his ex-wife Eden. It’s supposed to be a reunion among old friends, but between the new faces, the creepy house and the hosts themselves, it’s apparent that something else is afoot in The Invitation.