Movie Guide: What's playing in Aiken for the weekend of April 28
Apr. 27—"Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret" NEW
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" NEW
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
"Beau Is Afraid" NEW
Following the sudden death of his mother, a mild-mannered but anxiety-ridden man confronts his darkest fears as he embarks on an epic, Kafkaesque odyssey back home. With Joaquin Phoenix, Patti LuPone and Amy Ryan. Written and directed by Ari Aster. (2:59) R
"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
"The Pope's Exorcist"
Follow Gabriele Amorth, the Vatican's leading exorcist, as he investigates the possession of a child and uncovers a conspiracy the Vatican has tried to keep secret. With Russell Crowe, Daniel Zovatto and Alex Essoe. Written by Michael Petroni, Evan Spiliotopoulos and R. Dean McCreary. Directed by Julius Avery. (1:43) R
Follows the history of shoe salesman Sonny Vaccaro, and how he led Nike in its pursuit of the greatest athlete in the history of basketball: Michael Jordan. With Matt Damon, Jason Bateman and Ben Affleck. Written by Alex Convery. Directed by Ben Affleck. (1:52) 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
"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
"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
During the war in Afghanistan, a local interpreter risks his own life to carry an injured sergeant across miles of grueling terrain. With Jake Gyllenhaal, Dar Salim and Sean Sagar. Written by Ivan Atkinson, Marn Davies and Guy Ritchie. Directed by Guy Ritchie. (2:03) R