What's on at the movies

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Emma
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, Star) The Jane Austin story of a well-meaning but selfish young woman who meddles in the love lives of her friends in 1800s England. With Anya Taylor-Joy, Johnny Flynn and Bill Nighy. PG

Greed
(Capitol 6) Satire about the world of the super-rich. With Steve Coogan, Isla Fisher and Shirley Henderson. 14A

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Onward
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity Imax) Two suburban teenage elves undertake a magical quest in this animated Disney-Pixar tale. With the voices of Chris Pratt, Tom Holland and Julia Louis-Dreyfus. G

The Way Back
(SilverCity) An alcoholic former high-school basketball star gets a job coaching his old team. With Ben Affleck, Al Madrigal and Michaela Watkins. 14A

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1917
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) Two young British soldiers during the First World War are given an impossible mission: Deliver a message deep in enemy territory that will stop 1,600 men and one of the soldiers’ brothers from walking into a deadly trap. With Dean-Charles Chapman, George MacKay and Daniel Mays. 14A

Bad Boys For Life
(SilverCity) Will Smith and Martin Lawrence reunite for one last go-round as Miami narcotics detectives. With Vanessa Hudgens and Kate Del Castillo. 14A

Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) The Joker’s now ex-girlfriend teams with a crew of female superheroes to save a young girl from a twisted villain. With Margot Robbie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Ewan McGregor. 14A

The Call of the Wild
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) A sled dog has a series of adventures in 19th-century Yukon in this update of the Jack London novel. With
Harrison Ford, Dan Stevens and Karen Gillan. PG

Disappearance at Clifton Hill
(Capitol 6) A young woman is haunted by the violent kidnapping of a child decades earlier. With Tuppence Middleton, Hannah Gross and Marie-Josée Croze. PG

Dolittle
(SilverCity) Robert Downey Jr. headlines as the veterinarian who can talk to the animals in this effects-laden adventure tale. With Antonio Banderas, Michael Sheen and Tom Holland. PG

Fantasy Island
(Cineplex Odeon Westshore) Visitors to a magical island see their fantasies turn into nightmares in this horror flick based on the classic TV series. With Maggie Q, Lucy Hale and Portia Doubleday. 14A

The Gentlemen
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) An American drug kingpin in London faces threats to his empire. With Matthew McConaughey, Charlie Hunnam, Colin Farrell and Hugh Grant. 14A

Impractical Jokers: The Movie
(SilverCity) The story of a humiliating high school mishap from 1992 sends the Impractical Jokers on the road competing in hidden-camera challenges for the chance to turn back the clock and redeem three of the four Jokers. With Brian Quinn, Joe Gatto and James Murray. Not Rated.

The Invisible Man
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) A woman whose abusive ex purportedly committed suicide is tormented by an unseen entity in this update of H.G. Wells’ classic thriller. With Elisabeth Moss, Oliver Jackson-Cohen and Storm Reid. Not Rated.

Jojo Rabbit
(Capitol 6) 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

Jumanji: The Next Level
(Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) Danny Glover and Danny DeVito join Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart and Karen Gillan in this sequel to the 2017 action-adventure hit about young people trapped in a video game. PG

Little Women
(Capitol 6) Four sisters come of age in the U.S. in the aftermath of the Civil War. With Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson and Timothée Chalamet. G

Parasite
(Capitol 6, SilverCity) 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

Portrait of a Lady On Fire
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) Set in France in 1770, this is the story of Marianne, a painter who is commissioned to do the wedding portrait of a reluctant bride, Héloïse. With Noémie Merlant and Adèle Haenel. PG

Sonic the Hedgehog
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) The speedy blue critter battles an evil genius in this video-game adaptation. With Jim Carrey, James Marsden and Neal McDonough. PG

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

The Metropolitan Opera 19/20: Wozzeck Encore (Saturday and Wednesday at SilverCity; Monday at Cineplex Odeon Victoria)
The Missing Link (Saturday at Cineplex Odeon Westshore)
My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising (Sunday at SilverCity)

CINECENTA 

Joker (14A) (March 6 and 7 at 3, 7 and 9:20 p.m.)
The Red Turtle (G) (March 7 and 8 at 1 p.m.)
The Song of Names (PG) (March 8 at 3, 5:15 and 7:30 p.m.; March 9 at 7 and 9:15 p.m.)
The Grapes of Wrath (1940) (Not Rated) (March 10 at 7 p.m.)
Les Miserables (March 11 and 12 at 7 and 9 p.m.)

IMAX VICTORIA

imaxvictoria.com for showtimes.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker: The Imax Experience 2D and 3D
Sea Lions: Life by a Whisker 2D and 3D
The Great Bear Rainforest 3D
Back From the Brink 2D and 3D
Secrets of the Universe 2D and 3D
Born To Be Wild 2D
Apollo 11: First Steps Edition 2D

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