What's on at the movies

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Marriage Story
(Vic Theatre) Noah Baumbach’s incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together. With Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver and Merritt Wever. Not Rated.

Queen and Slim
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) An African-American couple on their first date become fugitives after a traffic stop gone tragically wrong. With Daniel Kaluuya, Jodie Turner-Smith and Bokeem Woodbine. 14A

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21 Bridges
(SilverCity) Black Panther’s Chadwick Boseman plays an NYPD detective leading a manhunt for a pair of cop killers. With Sienna Miller and Stephan James. 14A

A Beautiful Day In the Neighborhood
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity, Star) Tom Hanks slips on the friendly cardigan of children’s TV show host Fred Rogers to dispense lessons in kindness to Matthew Rhys’s jaded journalist. With Susan Kelechi Watson and Chris Cooper. PG

Charlie’s Angels
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott and Ella Balinska are the titular trio in writer-director-co-star Elizabeth Banks’s reboot of the action franchise based on the 1970s TV series. With Sam Claflin and Djimon Hounsou. PG

Doctor Sleep
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) Forty years after the events of The Shining, the now-grown Danny Torrance joins forces with a similarly gifted teen to battle dark forces. With Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson and Kyliegh Curran. PG

Ford v Ferrari
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) Matt Damon is American car designer Carroll Shelby and Christian Bale is British racer Ken Miles in this fact-based drama about the duo’s efforts to challenge Italian automotive legend Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans race in France in 1966. With Jon Bernthal and Caitriona Balfe. PG

Frozen II
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity Imax) Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven join Elsa as she searches for the truth behind her powers in this sequel to the blockbuster 2013 animated musical. With the voices of Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel and Jonathan Groff. G

The Good Liar
(Capitol 6, SilverCity, Star) Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren square off as an elegant, elderly grifter and his not-so-easy mark in this suspense thriller. With Russell Tovey and Jim Carter. 14A

Harriet
(Star) Cynthia Erivo portrays Harriet Tubman, the 19th-century African-American woman who escaped from slavery and then led hundreds of others to freedom. With Leslie Odom Jr. and Janelle Monae. PG

Jojo Rabbit
(Capitol 6, SilverCity) A young boy in Hitler’s army finds out his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home. With Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie and Scarlett Johansson. PG

Joker
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore) 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

Knives Out
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) A detective investigates the death of a patriarch of an eccentric, combative family. With Daniel Craig, Chris Evan, Toni Collette and Jamie Lee Curtis. PG

Last Christmas
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) In a holiday romantic comedy inspired by the music of George Michael, a young Londoner meets a guy who seems too good to be true. With Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding and Emma Thompson. PG

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
(Star) 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

Motherless Brooklyn
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) Writer-director Edward Norton stars as a lonely private eye with Tourette’s syndrome tracking his mentor’s killer in 1950s New York. With Bruce Willis and Bobby Cannavale. 14A

Parasite
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) All unemployed, Ki-taek’s family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood, until they get entangled in an unexpected incident. With Kang-ho Song, Yeo-jeong Jo and So-dam Park. 14A

Terminator: Dark Fate
(SilverCity) Linda Hamilton and Arnold Schwarzenegger are b-a-a-ck in the latest chapter of the time-bending cyborg franchise. With Mackenzie Davis and Natalia Reyes. 14A

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

Across the Stars (Saturday at SilverCity)
Arthur Christmas (Saturday at Cineplex Odeon Westshore)
Arctic Dogs (Saturday and Sunday at SilverCity)
A Christmas Story (Sunday at SilverCity)
Branagh Theatre: The Winter’s Tale Encore (Wednesday at SilverCity)

CINECENTA

Brittany Runs a Marathon (Nov. 29 and 30 at 3, 7 and 9:10 p.m.)
Toy Story 4 (Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 at 12:45 p.m.)
Sometimes, Always, Never (Dec. 1 at 3, 5 and 7 p.m.; Dec. 2 at 7 and 9 p.m.)
Pavarotti (Dec. 3 at 7 and 9:15 p.m.)
Varda By Agnes (Dec. 4 and 5 at 7 and 9:15 p.m.)

IMAX VICTORIA

imaxvictoria.com for showtimes.
Ad Astra: The Imax Experience
Back From the Brink 2D and 3D
Apollo 11: First Steps Edition 2D
Mysteries of China 2D and 3D
The Great Bear Rainforest 2D and 3D
Hubble 2D

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