Movie Guide: What's playing in Aiken for the weekend of May 12

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May 11—"Book Club: The Next Chapter" NEW

Follows the new journey of four best friends as they take their book club to Italy for the fun girls trip they never had. With Jane Fonda, Diane Keaton and Mary Steenburgen. Written by Bill Holderman and Erin Simms. Directed by Bill Holderman. (1:47) PG-13

"Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3"

Still reeling from the loss of Gamora, Peter Quill rallies his team to defend the universe and one of their own — a mission that could mean the end of the Guardians if not successful. With Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper. Written by James Gunn, Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning. Directed by James Gunn. (2:30) PG-13

"Love Again"

A young woman tries to ease the pain of her fiancé's death by sending romantic texts to his old cell phone number, and forms a connection with the man the number has been reassigned to. With Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Sam Hueghan and Celia Imrie. Written by Jim Strouse, Sofie Cramer and Andrea Willson. Directed by Jim Strouse. (1:44) PG-13

"Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret"

When her family moves from the city to the suburbs, 11-year-old Margaret navigates new friends, feelings, and the beginning of adolescence. With Abby Ryder Fortson, Rachel McAdams and Kathy Bates. Written by Kelly Fremon Craig and Judy Blume. Directed by Kelly Fremon Craig. (1:45) PG-13

"Big George Foreman: The Miraculous Story"

The life and boxing career of George Foreman. With Khris Davis, Jasmine Mathews and Sullivan Jones. Written by Frank Baldwin, George Tillman Jr. and Dan Gordon. Directed George Tillman Jr. (2:09) PG-13

"Evil Dead Rise"

A twisted tale of two estranged sisters whose reunion is cut short by the rise of flesh-possessing demons, thrusting them into a primal battle for survival as they face the most nightmarish version of family imaginable. With Mirabai Pease, Richard Crouchley and Anna-Maree Thomas. Written and directed by Lee Cronin. (1:37) R

"Super Mario Bros: The Movie"

The story of The Super Mario Bros. on their journey through the Mushroom Kingdom. With Chris Pratt, Anya Taylor-Joy and Charlie Day. Written by Matthew Fogel. Directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic. (1:32) PG

"John Wick: Chapter 4"

John Wick uncovers a path to defeating The High Table. But before he can earn his freedom, Wick must face off against a new enemy with powerful alliances across the globe and forces that turn old friends into foes. With Keanu Reeves, Donnie Yen, Bill Skarsgard and Laurence Fishburne. Written by Shay Hatten and Michael Finch. Based on characters created by Derek Kolstad. Directed by Chad Stahelski. (2:09) R

"Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves"

A charming thief and a band of unlikely adventurers embark on an epic quest to retrieve a lost relic, but things go dangerously awry when they run afoul of the wrong people. With Chris Pine, Michelle Rodriguez and Regé-Jean Page. Written by Jonathan Goldstein, John Francis Daley and Michael Gilio. Directed by John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein. (2:20) PG-13


A detective investigates a mystery involving his missing daughter and a secret government program. With Ben Affleck, Alice Braga and JD Pardo. Written by Robert Rodriguez and Max Borenstein. Directed by Robert Rodriquez. (1:32) R