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Colorado Springs movies for the week of April 12, 2018

April 12, 2018 Updated: April 12, 2018 at 8:52 am
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"Blumhouse's Truth or Dare" - (Horror, PG-13, 100 minutes). A game of Truth or Dare becomes deadly when those who lie or refuse the dare are punished.

"Finding Your Feet" -"(Comedy, PG-13, 111 minutes). A middle-class snob is forced into exile after she discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend.

"Isle of Dogs" - (Animation, PG-13, 101 minutes). Dogs that live on an island that's a garbage dump try to help a 12-year of boy find his lost dog.

"Rampage" - (Action, PG-13, 107 minutes). After a rogue genetic experiment goes wrong, a primatologist and the military must prevent the beasts from destroying everything.

"Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero" - (Animation, PG, 85 minutes). A stray dog who was rescued by a soldier goes on to become a hero of World War I.

. - See reviews in the Life section of Friday's Gazette.

SPECIALTY

"The Amendment" - (Special Event, PG-13, 120-hours). After surviving a childhood attack, Sen. Brooks Douglas (R-Okla.) fights for victims' rights. 7 p.m. Thursday. (Cinemark Tinseltown, Cinemark Carefree. Regal Interquest).

"An Outrage" - (Documentary, 33 minutes). Tells about the history and legacy of lynching in the American south. 7:15 p.m. Thursday. (UCCS Centennial Hall).

"Big Fish & Begonia" - (Animation, PG-13, 105 minutes). Chun, a young girl from a mystical race who live under the sea, wants to experience the human world. 7:30 p.m. Thursday. (Cinemark Carefree).

Colorado Short Circuit: An Indie Spirit Film Festival Event - Horror films, documentary shorts, comedy/drama shorts and more. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. (Ivywild School).

"The Dating Project" - (Documentary, PG-13, 90 minutes). Single people try to figure out dating in the times of social media. 7 p.m. Tuesday. (Cinemark Tinseltown, Cinemark Carefree, Regal Interquest).

"Grease" 40th Anniversary (1978) - (Musical, PG-13, 110 minutes)". Go back to high school with Sandy and Danny, with commentary from TCM host Ben Mankiewicz. 2 p.m. Saturday. (Cinemark Tinseltown, Cinemark Carefree).

"The Metropolitan Opera: Luisa Miller" - (Concert, G, 240 minutes). A live broadcast of opera performed at The Metropolitan Opera. 10:30 a.m. Saturday. (Cinemark Tinseltown, Cinemark Carefree, Regal Interquest). Encore, 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. (Cinemark Tinseltown, Cinemark Carefree).

"Phoenix Wilder and the Great Elephant Adventure" - (Adventure, PG 87 minutes). An orphan boy and an elephant work together to take down and elephant poaching organization. 6 p.m. Monday. (Cinemark Tinseltown, Cinemark Carefree, Regal Interquest).

Survival Sunday - The Walking Dead/Fear the Walking Dead - Showing of "The Walking Dead" season finale and "Fear the Walking Dead" season premiere. 6:30 p.m. Sunday. (Cinemark Tinseltown, Cinemark Carefree, Regal Interquest).

"The Wind Journeys" - (Drama, 117 minutes). Follow the journey of a musician so he can return an instrument to his elderly teacher. 7-9 p.m. Monday. (Ivywild School).

ONGOING

"A Quiet Place" - (Horror, PG-13, 90 minutes). Grade: A, Stephen Whitty. A family must live in silence to save themselves from creatures that hunt by sound.

"A Wrinkle in Time" - (Adventure, PG, 109 minutes). Grade: B, Katie Walsh. Meg, her brother and her friend travel to space to find Meg's missing scientist father.

"Annihilation" - (Sci-fi, R, 115 minutes). Grade: A, Katie Walsh. A biologist goes on a dangerous, secret expedition.

"Black Panther" - (Action, PG-13, 134 minutes). Grade: A+, Katie Walsh. Black Panther takes action when an old enemy threatens his nation and the world.

"Blockers" - (Comedy, R, 102 minutes). Grade: B-, Katie Walsh. Parents try to stop their daughters from losing their virginity on prom night.

"Chappaquiddick" - (Drama, PG-13, 101 minutes). Grade: B, Alan Zilberman. Depicting Ted Kennedy's involvement in a car accident that took the lift of Mary Jo Kopechne.

"Coco" (2017) - (Animated, PG, 105 minutes). Grade: A+, Katie Walsh. Coco, a 12-year-old, makes a family reunion unique.

"Ferdinand" - (Animation, PG, 106 minutes). Grade: C, Katie Walsh. Ferdinand, a friendly bull, tries to reunite with family after he is deemed dangerous and taken from his home.

"Game Night" - (Action, R, 100 minutes). Grade: B-, Rick Bentley. A group of friends attend a murder mystery party that turns into a wild and chaotic night.

"God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness" - (Drama, PG, 105 minutes). Hadleigh University tries to push St. James Church off campus after a deadly fire. Two estranged brothers are brought together during the church's fight to defend its rights.

"The Greatest Showman" - (Music, PG, 105 minutes). Grade: D+, Katie Walsh. The musical depicts the rise of P.T. Barnum.

"I Can Only Imagine" - (Drama, PG, 110 minutes). Based on a true story about Bart Millard, lead singer of MercyMe, and the inspiration behind his hit song.

"Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" - (Action, PG-13, 119 minutes). Grade: B, Katie Walsh. Four teens go inside a video game, where they are transformed into adults in a jungle.

"The Leisure Seeker" - (Adventure, R, 112 minutes). Grade: C, Rafer Guzman. A runaway couple go on a journey in an old RV.

"Love, Simon" - (Comedy, PG-13, 109 minutes). Grade: A, Katie Walsh. After Simon's secret that he is gay is leaked, he must come to terms with his identity.

"Maze Runner: The Death Cure" - (Action, PG-13, 142 minutes.) Grade: C, Jane Horwitz. Thomas searches for a cure for a deadly disease named Flare.

"The Miracle Season" - (Drama, PG, 99 minutes). Based on a true story about a high school girl's volleyball team that must band together to win the state championship after the death of the team's star player.

"Oh Lucy!" - (Comedy, 95 minutes). Grade: A-, Kristen Page-Kirby. After taking an English class, a lonely woman in Tokyo discovers her alter ego, Lucy.

"Pacific Rim Uprising" - (Action, PG-13, 110 minutes). Grade: B, Katie Walsh. A rebellious pilot and his estranged sister lead a new generation of fighters against monsters that want to destroy humanity.

"Paddington 2" - (Animation, PG, 103 minutes). Grade: A, Stephanie Merry. It's Paddington's Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday and he works odd jobs to buy her the perfect present. When the gift gets stolen, Paddington goes on a quest to find the stolen pop-up book.

"Paul, Apostle of Christ" - (Drama, PG-13, 108 minutes). Grade: B+, Ann Hornaday. James Faulkner portrays Paul, who goes from persecutor of Christians to Jesus Christ's apostle.

"Peter Rabbit" - (Animation, PG, 93 minutes). Grade: B-, Katie Walsh. The feud between Peter Rabbit and Mr. McGregor intensifies as they compete for attention from a neighbor.

"Ready Player One" - (Action, PG-13, 140 minutes)". Grade: B- Katie Walsh. The late creator of a virtual reality world called OASIS release d s a video challenging other OASIS users to find an Easter egg which that will give the finder his fortune.

"Red Sparrow" - (Mystery, R, 139 minutes). Grade: C, Katie Walsh. Dominika Egorova becomes part of Sparrow School, a Russian intelligence service where she is forced to use her body as a weapon.

"Sherlock Gnomes" - (Animation, PG, 86 minutes). Garden gnomes hire detective Sherlock Gnomes when other garden ornaments go missing.

"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" - (Action, PG-13, 152 minutes). Grade: A, Katie Walsh. Rey is assigned to recruit Luke Skywalker while the Resistance battles the First Order.

"The Strangers: Prey at Night" - (Horror, R, 85 minutes). Grade: D+, Michael O'Sullivan. Masked psychopaths terrorize a family at a secluded mobile home park.

"Thor: Ragnarok" - (Action, PG-13, 130 minutes). Grade A+, Michael O' Sullivan. Thor and former ally the Hulk are in a gladiator contest that will determine the survival of the Asgardian civilization.

"Tomb Raider" - (Action, PG-13, 118 minutes). Grade: B, Katie Walsh. Lara searches for her dad on a mythical island off the coast of Japan.

"Tyler Perry's Acrimony" - (Thriller, R, 120 minutes). A faithful woman becomes angry when she is betrayed by her deceitful husband.

"Unsane" - (Suspense, R, 98 minutes). A woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution and must decide if her greatest fear is real or not. Editor's note: Please contact individual movie theaters for showtimes.

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