Here are this week’s 10(!) new movies:
In 1970s Boston, an arms deal goes violently awry. Armie Hammer, Brie Larson, Sharlto Copley and Cillian Murphy star for writer/director Ben Wheatley (“Kill List”). Rated R. Time: 1:30.
An Armenian woman (Charlotte Le Bon) is torn between an Armenian medical student (Oscar Isaac) and an American journalist (Christian Bale). But this isn’t your typical Hollywood love triangle. It is set against the Armenian genocide in Turkey at the outset of World War I. Rated PG-13. Time: 2:14.
An unhinged Katherine Heigl sets out to destroy the engagement of her ex-husband (Geoff Stults) and his new fiancee (Rosario Dawson). Rated R. Time: 1:40.
“Born in China”
John Krasinski narrates this latest installment of Disney’s nature documentaries, this one about adorable young pandas, golden monkeys and snow leopards. Rated G. Time: 1:16.
“The Lost City of Z”
Charlie Hunnam stars in the true story of British explorer Percival Fawcett, who entered the Amazon jungle to prove his discovery of an ancient civilization and disappeared in 1925. Tom Holland, Robert Pattinson and Sienna Miller co-star. Rated PG-13. Time: 2:20.
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During World War II, the British ministry, desperate to boost the national spirit, hires a woman (Gemma Arterton) to write dialogue for war films. The all-Brit cast, also including Bill Nighy, Sam Claflin and Jack Huston, is directed by Lone Scherfig (“An Education”) of Denmark. Rated R. Time: 1:57. At the Rio and Tivoli.