Movies

Schedules were accurate as of press time, but change often. Check the theaters for updates throughout the week. 

From the September 13  issue

EAST HAMPTON CINEMA, 844-462-7342, ext. 618

BlacKkKlansman,” Thursday, 9/13, 4 p.m.

The Bookshop,” Friday and Saturday, 4:30, 7:30, and 10:15 p.m., Sunday, 1:30, 4:30, and 7:30 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, 4:20 and 7:20 p.m.

Crazy Rich Asians,” Thursday, 9/13, 4 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 4:15, 7:15, and 10:10 p.m., Sunday, 1:15, 4:15, and 7:15 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, 4:15 and 7:10 p.m.

Operation Finale,” Thursday, 9/13, 4:10 p.m. 

The Nun,” Thursday, 9/13, 4:15 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 3:40, 6:50, and 9:50 p.m., Sunday, 12:45, 3:40, and 6:50 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, 3:40 and 6:50 p.m.

A Simple Favor,” Thursday, 9/13, 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 4, 7, and 10 p.m., Sunday, 1, 4, and 7 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, 4 and 7 p.m.

The Wife,” Thursday, 9/13, 4:05 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 3:30, 6:40, and 9:40 p.m., Sunday, 12:30, 3:30, and 6:40 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, 3:30 and 6:40 p.m.

SOUTHAMPTON CINEMA, 844-462-7342, ext. 633

Crazy Rich Asians,” Thursday, 9/13, 4:10 and 6:45 p.m., Friday, 4, 6:45, and 9:30 p.m., Saturday, 1:15, 4, 6:45, and 9:30 p.m., Sunday, 1:15, 4, and 6:45 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, 4 and 6:45 p.m.

The Meg,” Thursday, 9/13, 3:40 p.m.

Mission: Impossible — Fallout,” Thursday, 9/13, 3:50 p.m.

The Nun,” Thursday, 9/13, 4 and 7:15 p.m., Friday, 4:30, 7:15, and 9:50 p.m., Saturday, 1:45, 4:30, 7:15, and 9:50 p.m., Sunday, 1:45, 4:30, and 7:15 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, 4:20 and 7:15 p.m.

White Boy Rick,” Thursday, 9/13, 7:10 p.m., Friday, 3:45, 6:30, and 9:20 p.m., Saturday, 1, 3:45, 6:30, and 9:20 p.m., Sunday, 1, 3:45, and 6:30 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, 3:50 and 6:30 p.m.

The Predator,” Thursday, 9/13, 7 p.m., Friday, 4:15, 7, and 9:40 p.m., Saturday, 1:30, 4:15, 7, and 9:40 p.m., Sunday, 1:30, 4:15, and 7 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, 4:10 and 7 p.m.

 

Quick Takes

“BLACKKKLANSMAN,” rated R. Directed by Spike Lee and produced by Jordan Peele, this film is based on the true story of the first African-American detective in the Colorado Springs Police Department, Ron Stallsworth (John David Washington), who enlists the help of a fellow detective, Flip Zimmerman (Adam Driver), to infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan.

“THE BOOKSHOP,” rated PG. In 1959 an idealistic young widow opens a bookstore in England, but the conservative residents are to differing degrees suspicious and resentful. Emily Mortimer as Florence, the shop owner, confronts a local grande dame played by Patricia Clarkson.

“CRAZY RICH ASIANS,” rated PG-13. Based on Kevin Kwan’s novel of the same name, this comedy-drama follows Rachel, a young New York City woman who grew up in a single-parent household, and Nick, who, unbeknownst to Rachel, grew up in one of the wealthiest families in Singapore. When Nick takes Rachel to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore, which also entails meeting his family, Rachel is shocked by what she learns.

“THE MEG,” rated PG-13. When a prehistoric, 75-foot megalodon shark attacks a deep-sea research facility in the Mariana Trench, Jonas Taylor puts together a rescue mission to save the crew. Based on “Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror” by Steve Alten, it stars Jason Statham, with Li Bingbing, Rainn Wilson, and Ruby Rose in supporting roles.

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE — FALLOUT,” rated PG-13. In the sixth “Mission: Impossible” movie, Ethan Hunt and his team work with a C.I.A. agent to prevent a nuclear terrorist attack on the Vatican, Jerusalem, and Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Tom Cruise stars, with Rebecca Ferguson, Henry Cavill, Sean Harris, and Alec Baldwin in supporting roles.

“THE NUN,” rated R. A demonic nun terrorizes a remote abbey in Romania in 1952 in this spinoff of “The Conjuring 2.” When a priest with a troubled past and a Catholic novice are sent by the Vatican to report on another nun’s suicide, they discover an unholy secret. 

“OPERATION FINALE,” rated PG-13. In this historical drama, Peter Malkin (Oscar Isaac) leads a group of Israeli spies into Argentina on a mission to capture and try Adolf Eichmann, the Nazi officer and war criminal who organized and controlled the transportation of millions of innocent Jews to concentration camps.

“THE PREDATOR,” rated R. A new and improved threat from outer space can soak up the DNA of species on earth. A team of ex-soldiers and a science teacher must prevent the end of the human race.

“WHITE BOY RICK,” rated R. Based on a true story, Rick Wershe Jr. (Richie Merritt) becomes an F.B.I. informant at the age of 14. He goes on to sell drugs and is sentenced to life in prison when his handlers abandon him. With Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Brian Tyree Henry, and Bruce Dern.

“THE WIFE,” rated R. Glenn Close and Jonathan Pryce are a couple married nearly 40 years in a film that weaves youthful passion and literary ambition with the intervening years. Annie Starke and Harry Lloyd are in supporting roles as the couple when young. With Christian Slater and Max Irons.


Other Venus

EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
159 Main Street, East Hampton. 631-329-5947

“The French Lieutenant’s Woman,” a 1981 British romantic drama in which the actors in a film about a 19th-century love affair (Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons) are also having an affair during the filming, Saturday, 1 p.m. • “Book Club,” a romantic comedy about four older women whose lives are turned upside down after they read “Fifty Shades of Grey,” Tuesday, 5 p.m. 

GUILD HALL
Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0806, guildhall.org

 “Spellbound,” Alfred Hitchcock’s psychological thriller starring Ingrid Bergman and Gregory Peck, hosted by Ron Simon, a curator at the Paley Center for Media, and Dale Gregory of the New York Historical Society, Friday, 7 p.m., $12, $10 members.

HAMPTONS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Various locations. hamptonsfilmfest.org

Sneak preview of “Jane Fonda in Five Acts,” a new documentary by Susan Lacy, Sept. 22, 6 p.m., at Guild Hall in East Hampton, followed by discussion with Ms. Lacy and Alec Baldwin, $25 balcony, $50 orchestra, $100 for orchestra seat and reception.

JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Main Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0049

 “Penny and Red: The Life of Secretariat’s Owner,” a documentary about Penny Chenery, Thursday, 9/13, 7 p.m., registration required. • “The Age of Innocence,” a romantic drama directed by Martin Scorsese and adapted from Edith Wharton’s 1920 novel of the same name, Wednesday, 1 p.m.

MONTAUK LIBRARY
871 Montauk Highway, Montauk. 631-668-3377

“Ocean’s 8,” a 2018 heist comedy with Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, and Rihanna, Wednesday, 7 p.m.

SAG HARBOR PARTNERSHIP
P.O. Box 182, Sag Harbor. sagharborpartnership.org

Artists Love Movies presents “Leonard Bernstein: Reaching for the Note,” hosted by Susan Lacy, the film’s director, and Jamie Bernstein, the composer’s daughter and author of “Famous Father Girl: Growing Up Bernstein,” Sunday, 4 p.m., Pierson High School auditorium, Sag Harbor, $10, free for under 14.

SOUTHAMPTON ARTS CENTER
25 Job’s Lane, Southampton. southamptonartscenter.org

 “Mountainfilm on Tour festival of documentary short films, Friday, Sept. 14, 7 p.m., $15; Sept. 15, 4 p.m., $5, and Sept. 15, 7 p.m., $15. Filmmakers’ reception Sept. 15, 6 p.m., $50, includes closing night films. • “Killer Bees,” a documentary about the Bridgehampton High School basketball team’s effort to defend its state championship and about issues of race and income inequality in the Hamptons, Friday, Sept. 21, 6 p.m., $10.