What's on at the movies

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The Lighthouse
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe play lighthouse keepers on an isolated island in New England in the 1890s in this black-and-white fantasy tale. With Valeriia Karaman. Not Rated

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity Imax) Angelina Jolie reprises her role as the Disney villain in this sequel to the 2014 fantasy tale. With Elle Fanning, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Ed Skrein. PG

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Zombieland: Double Tap
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Abigail Breslin and Emma Stone reunite to dispatch even more of the undead in this sequel to the 2009 horror comedy. With Rosario Dawson, Zoey Deutch and Luke Wilson. 18A

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Abominable
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) Three friends try to reunite a young Yeti with his family in the Himalayas in this animated adventure. With the voices of Chloe Bennet, Tenzing Norgay Trainor and Albert Tsai. G

Ad Astra
(Capitol 6, SilverCity, Star) Brad Pitt stars as an astronaut searching for his father in the outer realms of the solar system. With Tommy Lee Jones, Ruth Negga and Liv Tyler. PG

The Addams Family
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) Cartoonist Charles Addams’ creepy, kooky clan returns to the big screen in animated form. With voices of Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron and Chloe Grace Moretz. PG

Downton Abbey
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity, Star) The Crawleys and their staff prepare for a royal visit in this big-screen adaptation of the beloved British TV series. With Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth McGovern, Michelle Dockery and Maggie Smith. PG

Gemini Man
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) Ang Lee directs Will Smith in this action-thriller about an elite assassin who faces off against his younger doppelganger. With Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Clive Owen and Benedict Wong. PG

Hustlers
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, SilverCity) Former strip-club workers plan to take down a group of Wall Street players. With Constance Wu, Jennifer Lopez and Julia Stiles. 14A

Jexi
(Capitol 6) A pop-culture blogger gets a little too familiar with the digital assistant on his smartphone. With Adam Devine, Rose Byrne and Alexandra Shipp. 14A

Joker
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) Joaquin Phoenix takes on the role of Gotham’s notorious mad clown in this standalone character study/ origin story. With Robert De Niro and Zazie Beetz. 14A

Judy
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) Renée Zellweger portrays Judy Garland during the legendary entertainer’s run of sold-out stage shows in 1968 London. With Jessie Buckley, Rufus Sewell and Michael Gambon. PG

Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice
(Star) With one of the most memorably stunning voices that has ever hit the airwaves, Linda Ronstadt burst onto the 1960s folk-rock music scene in her early 20s. With Linda Ronstadt, Bonnie Raitt and Dolly Parton. PG

Official Secrets
(Star) The true story of a British whistleblower who leaked information to the media about an illegal NSA spy operation designed to push the UN Security Council into sanctioning the 2003 invasion of Iraq. With Matt Smith, Katherine Kelly and Keira Knightley. PG

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
(Capitol 6) Leonardo DiCaprio is a has-been TV star and Brad Pitt plays his longtime stunt double in writer-director Quentin Tarantino’s multi-narrative tale set in 1969 during the closing days of the studio system’s Golden Age. With Margot Robbie and Al Pacino. 14A

SPECIAL SCREENINGS 

Shrek (Saturday at Cineplex Odeon Westshore)
National Theatre Live: One Man, Two Guvnors (Saturday at SilverCity)
The Silence of the Lambs (Sunday and Wednesday at SilverCity)
#Annefrank. Parallel Stories (Monday at SilverCity)

CINECENTA

Luce (Oct. 18 and 19 at 3, 7 and 9:10 p.m.)
Honeyland (Oct. 20 at 3, 5 and 7 p.m.; Oct. 21 and 22 at 7 and 8:45 p.m.)
The Death and Life of John F. Donovan (Oct. 23 and 24 at 7 and 9:25 p.m.)

IMAX VICTORIA

imaxvictoria.com for showtimes.

The Lion King: The Imax Experience 2D and 3D
Apollo 11: First Steps Edition 2D
Mysteries of China 2D and 3D
Superpower Dogs 3D
The Great Bear Rainforest 2D and 3D

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