‘Saw’ returns for 10th anniversary showing; ‘Nightcrawler’ debuts

Staff Writer
Pawhuska Journal-Capital
‘Saw’ returns for 10th anniversary showing; ‘Nightcrawler’ debuts

The following movies will be playing Friday through Thursday at Movies Stadium 8, located in the Washington Park Mall in Bartlesville. For show times, call 918-335-3633.

• Saw 10th Anniversary — With a dead body lying between them, two men wake up in the secure lair of a serial killer who’s been nicknamed “Jigsaw.” The men must follow various rules and objectives if they wish to survive and win the deadly game set for them. Stars Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, Danny Glover. Rated R.

• Nightcrawler — When Lou Bloom, a driven man desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran. Stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Bill Paxton. Rated R.

• John Wick — An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him. Stars Keanu Reeves, Michael Nyqvist. Rated R.

• St. Vincent — A young boy whose parents have just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic war veteran who lives next door. Stars Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy, Naomi Watts. Rated PG-13.

• Ouija — A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board. Stars Olivia Cooke, Ana Coto. Rated PG-13.

• Book of Life (2D and 3D) — Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart, embarks on an adventure that spans three fantastic worlds where he must face his greatest fears. Voices of Diego Luna, Zoe Saldana, Channing Tatum. Rated PG.

• Fury — April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Out-numbered, out-gunned, and with a rookie soldier thrust into their platoon, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany. Stars Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf. Rated R.

• Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day — Alexander’s day begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by more calamities. Though he finds little sympathy from his family and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him, his mom, dad, brother, and sister all find themselves living through their own terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. Stars Steve Carell, Jennifer Garner. Rated PG.

• The Maze Runner — Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they’re all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow “runners” for a shot at escape. Stars Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario. Rated PG-13.

The following movies will be playing Friday through Thursday at the Eastland Four discount movies. For show times, call 918-333-3222.

• Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles — When a kingpin threatens New York City, a news reporter find a quad of mutants which makes an alliance to unravel Shredder’s plan as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Stars Megan Fox, Will Arnett. Rated PG-13.

• Dawn of the Planet of the Apes — 10 years after a disease that spread around the globe, Apes who have survived the disease go head-to-head with a group of human survivors and a traitor who is hell bent on destroying humans and apes, triggering the unbalanced war for peace. Stars Gary Oldman, Keri Russell. Rated PG-13.

• Planes: Fire and Rescue — When Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he joins a forest fire and rescue unit to be trained as a firefighter. Voices of Dane Cook, Ed Harris, Julie Bowen. Rated PG.

• How to Train Your Dragon 2 — When Hiccup and Toothless discover an ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace. Voices of Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett, Gerard Butler. Rated PG.