What's on at the movies

OPENING

It: Chapter Two
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity Imax) It’s 27 years later and the evil returns to Derry, Maine. With James McAvoy, Jessica Chastain and Bill Skarsgard. 14A

CONTINUING

Angel Has Fallen
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) Gerard Butler’s Secret Service agent returns, this time framed for the attempted assassination of the president. With Morgan Freeman and Jada Pinkett Smith. 14A

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The Angry Birds Movie 2
(Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) The flightless birds and scheming green pigs take their feud to the next level. With Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad and Leslie Jones. G

The Art of Racing in the Rain
(Star) A clever dog voiced by Kevin Costner narrates the story of his owner, an aspiring Formula One driver. With Milo Ventimiglia, Amanda Seyfried and Kathy Baker. G

Blinded By the Light
(Landmark Cinemas University Heights) A working-class British-Pakistani teen in 1987 finds inspiration in the music and lyrics of Bruce Springsteen. With Viveik Kalra, Hayley Atwell and Rob Brydon. PG

Dora and the Lost City of Gold
(SilverCity) The teenage explorer from the animated series leads her friends on a jungle adventure in this live-action tale. With Isabela Moner, Eugenio Derbez and Michael Peña. PG

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw
(Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham grudgingly team up to battle a cyber-genetically enhanced anarchist wielding a bio threat in this globe-spanning spinoff of the speed-fuelled action series. With Idris Elba, Vanessa Kirby and Helen Mirren. PG

Good Boys
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, SilverCity) Bad decisions lead a trio of sixth-graders down a comical path of age-inappropriate misadventures. With Jacob Tremblay, Keith L. Williams and Brady Noon. 14A

The Lion King
(Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) The young Simba has a series of adventures on the way to claiming his birthright in this computer-animated remake of the 1994 animated Disney musical. With the voices of Donald Glover, Seth Rogen, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter. PG

Luce
(Star) A married couple is forced to reckon with their idealized image of their son after they discover he has written an extremely disturbing essay for his class at school. With Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer and Tim Roth. 14A

Ne Zha
(SilverCity) Destined by prophecy to bring destruction to the world, a powerful boy must choose between good and evil. With Yanting Lü, Joseph and Mo Han. PG

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
(Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) Leonardo DiCaprio is a has-been TV star and Brad Pitt plays his longtime stunt double in writer-director Quentin Tarantino’s 1969-set multi-narrative tale set during the closing days of the studio system’s Golden Age. With Margot Robbie and Al Pacino. 14A

The Peanut Butter Falcon
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Star) Zak runs away from his care home to make his dream of becoming a wrestler come true. With Shia LaBeouf, Dakota Johnson and Zack Gottsagen. PG

Ready Or Not
(SilverCity) A new bride is forced by her eccentric in-laws to play a twisted and deadly game. With Samara Weaving, Mark O’Brien and Adam Brody. 14A

Spider-Man: Far From Home: Extended Cut
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights) Following the events of Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man must step up to take on new threats in a world that has changed forever. With Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal and Samuel L. Jackson. PG

Toy Story 4
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) The gang goes on a road trip and reunites with Bo Peep in the fourth entry in Disney-Pixar’s beloved computer-animated franchise. With the voices of Tom Hanks, Tim Allen and Annie Potts. G

Where’d You Go Bernadette?
(Star) A loving mom becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Her leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery. With Cate Blanchett, Judy Greer and Kristen Wiig. PG

Yesterday
(Vic Theatre) A struggling musician wakes up to find he’s the only person on Earth who knows the music of the Beatles. With Himesh Patel, Lily James, Kate McKinnon and Ed Sheeran. PG

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

Placido Domingo Gala (Saturday at Cineplex Odeon Victoria and SilverCity)
Becoming Nobody (Friday and Saturday at Vic Theatre)
The Secret Life of Pets 2 (Saturday at Cineplex Odeon Westshore)
Tintorretto: A Rebel In Venice (Sunday at SilverCity)
Yves Saint-Laurent: The Last Collection (2007) (Sunday through Thursday at Vic Theatre)
Margaret Atwood: Live In Cinemas (Tuesday at Cineplex Odeon Victoria and SilverCity )
National Theatre Live: Fleabag (Thursday at SilverCity)

  CINECENTA  

Late Night (Sept. 6 and 7 at 7 and 9:10 p.m.)
My Neighbor Totoro (Sept. 8 at 5 and 7 p.m.)
nipawistamasowin: We Will Stand Up (Sept. 9 at 7 and 9 p.m.)
The Matrix (20th Anniversary) (Sept. 10 at 6:45 and 9:20 p.m.)
The Dead Don’t Die (Sept. 11 and 12 at 7 and 9:10 p.m.)

IMAX VICTORIA 

imaxvictoria.com for showtimes.

Godzilla: King of Monsters: The Imax Experience 2D
Mysteries of China 2D and 3D
Superpower Dogs 2D and 3D
The Great Bear Rainforest 2D and 3D

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