Here are the movies new to area theaters this weekend. Several movies opened earlier in the week. Some trailers below may not be suitable for all audiences; note the movie's rating.
THE MAN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS
(PG for thematic elements and some mild language; 1:44)
The journey that led to Charles Dickens' creation of “A Christmas Carol,” a timeless tale that would redefine the holiday.
Playing at AMC Dupont
(R for language, some sexuality and nudity; 2:03)
Set in the early 1960s and during the era of Vatican II, a young woman in training to become a nun struggles with issues of faith, the changing church and sexuality.
Playing at AMC Dupont, Cinema Center