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Ratings
Motion Picture Association of America
G – General audiences (all ages admitted)
PG – Parental Guidance suggested
PG-13 – Parental guidance strongly suggested for children younger than 13
R – Restricted (anyone younger than 17 requires a parent or guardian)

Movies

– Movie times for Carmike Dupont and Carmike Jefferson Pointe were not provided to The Journal Gazette by press time. Times listed for those theaters are from the theater’s online listings and are subject to change.

Now opening

** THE BEST OFFER

(Star rating from the Washington Post; R, for some sexuality and graphic nudity; 2:11)

A master auctioneer becomes obsessed with an extremely reclusive heiress who collects fine art. With Geoffrey Rush.

Cinema Center: 6 p.m. today; 1:30 p.m. Saturday; 5 p.m. Sunday; 6 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 3 and 8:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday

FROZEN SING-A-LONG

(PG, for some action and mild rude humor; 1:48)

A version of the animated movie “Frozen” with lyrics on-screen.

Carmike Dupont: 1:50 and 4:30 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 1:35 and 5:05 p.m. today; 1:25 and 5:05 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 1 p.m. today through Thursday

** LABOR DAY

(Star rating from McClatchy-Tribune News Service; PG -13, for thematic material, brief violence and sexuality; 1:51)

Depressed single mom Adele (Kate Winslet) and her son offer a wounded, fearsome man (Josh Brolin) a ride. The mother and son gradually learn his true story.

Carmike Dupont: 1:40, 4:25, 7 and 9:45 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 12:50, 5:15, 8 and 10:45 p.m. today; 11:30 a.m. and 2:20, 5:15, 8 and 10:45 p.m. Saturday; 11:30 a.m. and 2:20, 5:15 and 8 p.m. Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 1:10, 4, 7 and 9:40 p.m. today through Thursday

** THAT AWKWARD MOMENT

(Star rating from The Associated Press; R , for sexual content and language throughout; 1:34)

Three best friends find themselves at that confusing moment when they have to decide where their dating relationships are going.

Carmike Dupont: 1:30, 4:15, 6:45 and 9:15 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 1:05, 5, 7:40 and 10:30 p.m. today; noon and 2:30, 5, 7:40 and 10:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 1:30, 4:20, 7:20 and 9:50 p.m. today through Thursday

Now playing

12 YEARS A SLAVE

(R, for violence/cruelty, some nudity and brief sexuality; 2:14)

Steve McQueen’s film stars Chiwetel Ejiofor as Solomon Northup, a free black man in 1840s America. He is captured by a pair of nefarious white men, and soon finds himself on a ship headed to New Orleans where he is informed he will be called Platt and is sold into slavery.

Carmike Dupont: 1:15, 4:10, 7:15 and 10:10 p.m. today and Saturday; 1:15, 4:10 and 7:15 p.m. Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 12:50, 3:50, 6:55 and 9:55 p.m. today through Thursday

* 1/2 47 RONIN

(Star rating from McClatchy Tribune News Service; PG-13, for intense sequences of violence and action, some disturbing images, and thematic elements; 1:59)

After a treacherous warlord kills their master and banishes their kind, 47 leaderless samurai vow to seek vengeance and restore honor to their people.

Apollo Cinemas: 12:40, 3:20, 6:30 and 9:25 p.m. today through Thursday

*** 1/2 AMERICAN HUSTLE

(Star rating from The Associated Press; R, for pervasive language, some sexual content and brief violence; 2:09)

Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper and Amy Adams star in director David O. Russell’s fictional period crime drama about a reckless FBI agent who recruits a con man into a scheme to ensnare corrupt politicians and gangsters.

Carmike Dupont: 1, 4, 7 and 10 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 12:30, 4:05, 7:20 and 10:35 p.m. today; 12:25, 4:05, 7:20 and 10:35 p.m. Saturday; 12:25, 4:05, 7:20 and 10:30 p.m. Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 12:45, 3:45, 6:45 and 9:45 p.m. today through Thursday

*** ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES

(Star rating from Star Tribune; PG-13, for crude and sexual content, drug use, language and comic violence; 1:59)

Will Ferrell returns to the role of Ron Burgundy in a film that finds the popular San Diego TV newsman pulling up stakes to move to New York City and launch the first-ever 24-hour news network.

Carmike Dupont: 1, 4, 7 and 10 p.m. today through Sunday

*** 1/2 AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY

(Star rating from The Associated Press; R, for language including sexual references and for drug material; 2:01)

A look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Oklahoma house they grew up in.

Carmike Dupont: 1, 4, 7 and 10 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 12:55, 4:20, 7:35 and 10:55 p.m. today; 12:20, 4:20, 7:35 and 10:55 p.m. Saturday; 12:20, 4:20 and 7:35 p.m. Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 12:55, 3:55, 7:15 and 10:05 p.m. today through Thursday

CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2

(PG, for mild rude humor; 1:35)

Flint Lockwood (voice of Bill Hader) is invited to join the Live Corp Co. and use his gift of invention for the good of mankind.

Apollo Cinemas: 12:15, 2:20, 4:25, 7 and 9:30 p.m. today through Thursday

**** DALLAS BUYERS CLUB

(Star rating from the Washington Post; R, for nudity, drug use, pervasive language and some strong sexual content; 1:57)

Matthew McConaughey headlines the biographical drama centering on the story of Ron Woodroof, a Texas electrician who was diagnosed as HIV-positive in 1986.

Carmike Dupont: 1:45, 4:45, 7:45 and 10:30 p.m. today and Saturday; 1:45, 4:45 and 7:45 p.m. Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 9:35 p.m. today through Thursday

DELIVERY MAN

(PG-13, for thematic elements, sexual content, some drug material, brief violence and language; 1:45)

An aging slacker and former sperm donor (Vince Vaughn) discovers he is the biological father of 533 children.

Apollo Cinemas: 12:20, 2:35 and 7:30 p.m. today through Thursday

DESPICABLE ME 2

(PG, for rude humor and mild action; 1:38)

Now that Gru (Steve Carell) has forsaken a life of crime to raise Margo, Agnes and Edith, he’s trying to figure out how to provide for his new family.

Apollo Cinemas: 2:15 and 6:55 p.m. today through Thursday

* DEVIL’S DUE

(Star rating from the Washington Post ; R, for language and some bloody images; 1:29)

After a mysterious, lost night on their honeymoon, a newlywed couple finds themselves dealing with an earlier-than-planned pregnancy. While recording everything for posterity, the husband begins to notice odd behavior in his wife.

Carmike Dupont: 7:45, 10 and 11 p.m. today and Saturday; 7:45 and 10 p.m. Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 7:50 and 10:15 p.m. today through Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 4:15 and 10:25 p.m. today through Thursday

ENDER’S GAME

(PG-13, for thematic material, some violence and sci-fi action; 1:54)

A brilliant young strategist rises to the top of his class in Battle School while training to defend Earth against hostile aliens intent on exterminating the entire human race.

Apollo Cinemas: 1, 3:30, 6:45 and 9:10 p.m. today through Thursday

FREE BIRDS

(PG, for some action/peril and rude humor; 1:31)

Two rival turkeys travel back in time to prevent their own kind from becoming a savory Thanksgiving tradition in this animated comedy.

Apollo Cinemas: Noon and 2:10 and 6:50 p.m. today through Thursday

FROZEN

(PG, for some action and mild rude humor; 1:48)

Anna (Kristen Bell) teams up with a rough-hewn mountaineer named Kristoff (Jonathan Groff) and his trusty reindeer Sven to break an icy spell.

Carmike Dupont: In 2-D: 1, 4 and 6:55 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: In 2-D: 12:35, 4:05 and 6:50 p.m. today; 12:35, 4 and 6:50 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 1:45, 4:25 and 7:05 p.m. today through Thursday

** 1/2 GIMMIE SHELTER

(PG-13 for mature thematic material involving mistreatment, some drug content, violence and language – all concerning teens; 2:00)

A pregnant teenager (Vanessa Hudgens) flees her abusive mother in search of her father, only to be rejected by her dad and forced to survive on the streets.

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 1:10, 4 and 6:55 p.m. today; 12:05, 4 and 6:55 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

GRAVITY

(PG-13, for intense perilous sequences, some disturbing images and brief strong language; 1:31)

Two astronauts (Sandra Bullock and George Clooney) find themselves stranded on a space station after a disastrous accident wipes out the crew and most of the structure.

Carmike Dupont: In 3-D: 12:30, 3, 5:30, 8 and 10:30 p.m. today and Saturday; 12:30, 3, 5:30 and 8 p.m. Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: In IMAX 3-D: 1, 4:45, 7:15 and 10 p.m. today; 11:45 a.m. and 2:15, 4:45, 7:15 and 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: In 3-D: 1:05 and 6:40 p.m. today through Thursday

*** THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG

(Star rating from The Associated Press; PG-13, for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence and frightening images; 2:41)

The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug.

Carmike Dupont: 12:30, 4 and 7:30 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 12:30, 4:25 and 8:15 p.m. today; 12:45, 4:25 and 8:15 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 3:25 and 9:25 p.m. today through Thursday

THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE

(PG-13, for intense sequences of violence and action, some frightening images, thematic elements, a suggestive situation and language; 2:26)

The sequel finds a revolution brewing as Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) and Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson) tour the districts.

Carmike Dupont: 12:45, 4 and 7:15 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 10:40 p.m. today and Saturday; 10:20 p.m. Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 1:15 and 6:30 p.m. today through Thursday

** I, FRANKENSTEIN

(Star rating from the Washington Post; PG-13, for sequences of intense fantasy action and violence throughout; 1:33)

Frankenstein’s creature (Aaron Eckhart) finds himself caught in an all-out, centuries-old war between two immortal clans.

Carmike Dupont: In 2-D: 1:45, 4:15, 6:50, 9:10 and 11:30 p.m. today and Saturday; 1:45, 4:15, 6:50 and 9:10 p.m. Sunday; In 3-D: 12:45, 3, 5:30, 7:50 and 10:10 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: In 2-D: 12:45, 4:30, 7 and 9:45 p.m. today; 11:35 a.m. and 2, 4:30, 7 and 9:45 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; In 3-D: 1:15, 5:10, 7:45 and 10:25 p.m. today; 11:55 a.m. and 2:25, 5:10, 7:45 and 10:25 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: In 2-D: 1:35 and 7:45 p.m. today through Wednesday; 1:35 p.m. Thursday; In 3-D: 4:35 and 10:15 p.m. today through Wednesday; 4:35 p.m. Thursday

** JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT

(Star rating from The Associated Press; PG-13, for intense action, brief strong language and sequences of violence; 1:46)

To his friends and loved ones, young Jack Ryan (Chris Pine) appears to be an ordinary executive; however, he has secretly worked for the CIA for years.

Carmike Dupont: 12:30, 1:50, 3, 4:25, 5:30, 7:05, 8, 9:40 and 10:30 p.m. today and Saturday; 12:30 and 1:50, 3, 4:25, 5:30, 7:05, 8, 9:40 p.m. Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 12:50, 4:40, 7:25 and 10:10 p.m. today; 12:30, 4:40, 7:25 and 10:10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 1:20, 4:05, 6:50 and 9:30 p.m. today through Thursday

JACKASS PRESENTS: BAD GRANDPA

(R, for strong crude and sexual content throughout, language, some graphic nudity and brief drug use ; 1:32)

Eighty-six-year-old Irving Zisman (Johnny Knoxville) is on a journey across America with the most unlikely companion: his 8-year-old grandson Billy (Jackson Nicoll).

Apollo Cinemas: 4:30 and 9 p.m. today through Thursday

(N) JAI HO

(No star rating available; no MPAA rating; 2:25)

The story of Major Jai Agnihotri, who creates a nationwide movement by convincing people to do a good deed for three people who must in turn each do good deeds for three other people.

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 1:20, 6 and 9:30 p.m. today; 2:35, 6 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

LAST VEGAS

(PG-13, for sexual content and language; 1:44)

Among his friends, Billy (Michael Douglas) has always been the confirmed bachelor. When Billy finally pops the question to his much-younger girlfriend, his pals Paddy (Robert De Niro), Archie (Morgan Freeman) and Sam (Kevin Kline) plan to send him off in style.

Apollo Cinemas: 12:05, 4:35 and 9:05 p.m. today through Thursday

* THE LEGEND OF HERCULES

(Star rating available from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; PG-13, for intense combat action, violence and some sensuality)

Kellan Lutz stars as the mythical Greek hero – the son of Zeus, a half-god, half-man blessed with extraordinary strength.

Carmike Dupont: 9:30 p.m. today through Sunday

* 1/2 LONE SURVIVOR

(Star rating from the Washington Post; R, for strong bloody war violence and pervasive language; 2:01)

Based on a true story, Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Ben Foster and Emile Hirsch star as four Navy SEALs whose sensitive mission into the Afghan mountains is unexpectedly compromised.

Carmike Dupont: 1, 4, 7 and 10 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 12:40, 1:25, 4:10, 5:10, 7:05, 8:05; 10:05 and 11:05 p.m. today; 12:50, 1:50, 4:10, 5:10, 7:05, 8:05, 10:05 and 11:05 p.m Saturday; 12:50, 1:50, 4:10, 5:10, 7:05, 8:05 and 10:05 p.m. Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 1:40, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:20 p.m. today through Thursday

Northwood Cinema Grill: 4:15 and 7:15 p.m. today; 1, 4 and 7 p.m. Saturday; 1, 4 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday; 4 and 6:45 p.m. Monday through Thursday

*** MANDELA: LONG WALK TO FREEDOM

(Star rating from The Associated Press; PG-13, for some intense sequences of violence and disturbing images, sexual content and brief strong language; 2:19)

Nelson Mandela’s life story is told in this adaptation of the South African leader’s autobiography. William Nicholson provides the script, with Idris Alba and Naomie Harris heading up the cast.

Apollo Cinemas: 12:45, 3:35, 6:25 and 9:20 p.m. today through Thursday

**** NEBRASKA

(Star rating from Washington Post; R, for some language; 1:54)

Road-trip drama starring Bruce Dern as a tempestuous Montana father who is convinced he’s won a million-dollar magazine sweepstakes, and Will Forte as the son who begrudgingly agrees to drive him to Nebraska to claim his winnings.

Cinema Center: 2 p.m. today; 9 p.m. Saturday; 3:30 and 8:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday

** THE NUT JOB

(Star rating from Washington Post; PG, for mild action and rude humor; 1:26)

An action-packed comedy in fictional Oakton that follows the travails of Surly (voiced by Will Arnett), a mischievous squirrel, and his rat friend Buddy.

Carmike Dupont: 12:30, 2:45, 5 and 7:15 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 1:15, 4:55 and 7:30 p.m. today; 11:50 a.m. and 2:10, 4:55 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: In 2-D: 1:25 and 7:25 p.m. today through Thursday; In 3-D: 4:10 and 10:10 p.m. today through Thursday

Northwood Cinema Grill: 4 and 6:15 p.m. today; 1:15, 3:30 and 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; 4:15 and 6:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday

*** 1/2 PHILOMENA

(Star rating from Washington Post; PG-13 on appeal for some strong language, thematic elements and sexual references; 1:38)

A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman’s search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent.

Apollo Cinemas: 12:25, 2:25, 4:40, 7:05 and 9:40 p.m. today through Thursday

** 1/2 RIDE ALONG

(Star rating from Associated Press; PG-13, for sequences of violence, sexual content and brief strong language; 1:40)

A motor-mouthed high school security guard joins his prospective brother-in-law, a decorated police detective, on a shift along the mean streets of Atlanta.

Carmike Dupont: 1:40, 4:10, 6:40, 9:10 and 11:30 p.m. today and Saturday; 1:40, 4:10, 6:40 and 9:10 p.m. Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 12:40, 1:25, 4:15; 5:20, 7:10, 8:20, 9:50 and 11 p.m. today; 12:10, 1:40, 2:45, 4:15, 5:20, 7:10, 8:20, 9:50 and 11 p.m. Saturday; 12:10, 1:40, 2:45, 4:15, 5:20, 7:10, 8:20 and 9:50 p.m. Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 1:50, 4:40, 7:10 and 10 p.m. today through Thursday

*** SAVING MR. BANKS

(Star rating from Washington Post; PG-13, for thematic elements including some unsettling images; 2:05)

The story of how Walt Disney courted P.L. Travers into letting him option the rights to “Mary Poppins” is brought to the screen in this nonfiction drama starring Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson and Colin Farrell.

Carmike Dupont: 1:10, 4:10, 7:05 and 9:50 p.m. today through Sunday

Carmike Jefferson Pointe: 9:35 p.m. today through Sunday

*** THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY

(Star rating from The Associated Press; PG, for some crude comments, language and action violence; 1:54)

Ben Stiller stars as Walter, who retreats into his fantasy world, where he is heroic, poised, self-assured and the master of his fate.

Apollo Cinemas: 12:50, 3:25, 6:35 and 9:15 p.m. today through Thursday

THOR: THE DARK WORLD

(PG-13, for some suggestive content and intense sci-fi action/violence; 1:51)

Thor (Chris Hemsworth) returns to do battle with Malekith (Christopher Eccleston), the vengeful leader of a primordial race.

Apollo Cinemas: 12:10, 2:30, 4:55, 7:20 and 9:45 p.m. today through Thursday

(N) TYLER PERRY’S A MADEA CHRISTMAS

(No star rating available; PG-13 for sexual references, crude humor and language; 1:45)

Madea dispenses her unique form of holiday spirit on a rural town when she’s coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit.

Apollo Cinemas: 5 and 9:50 p.m. today through Thursday

** 1/2 WALKING WITH DINOSAURS

(Star rating from the McClatchy-Tribune; PG, for creature action and peril and mild rude humor ; 1:27)

The BBC television series strides its way to the big screen with this live-action/CG-animated feature film following a courageous young dinosaur on an incredible adventure through the prehistoric world.

Apollo Cinemas: 12:30, 2:40, 4:50, 7:10 and 9:40 p.m. today through Thursday

** 1/2 THE WOLF OF WALL STREET

(Star rating from Washington Post; R, for graphic nudity, drug use, language throughout, some violence and strong sexual content; 2:59)

Martin Scorsese re-teams with Leonardo DiCaprio for this adaptation of Jordan Belfort’s memoir about his exploits as a crooked banker.

Carmike Dupont: 9:25 p.m. today through Sunday

Coldwater Crossing: 3:40 and 8 p.m. today through Thursday

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