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First Posted: 9/30/2014

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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day — Gum stuck in his hair signals the start of a disastrous day for 11-year-old Alexander (Ed Oxenbould). One calamity follows another, but when Alexander tells his family about his misadventures, he finds little sympathy. PG, 1:21

The Judge — A big-city lawyer returns home after the death of his mother, only to learn that his estranged father, the town’s judge, is suspected of murder. R, 2:22

Dracula Untold — Prince Vlad Tepes (Luke Evans) trades his humanity for the power to defend his land and people from the ruthless forces of the Ottoman Empire. PG13, 1:40

Now playing:

ANNABELLE — Members of a satanic cult invade the home of a man (Ward Horton) and his pregnant wife (Annabelle Wallis), and turn a vintage doll into a conduit for pure evil. R, 1:30

GONE GIRL — A man (Ben Affleck) reports that his wife (Rosamund Pike) has gone missing on their fifth wedding anniversary, but his public portrait of their blissful union begins to crumble under police pressure and a growing media frenzy. R, 2:28

LEFT BEHIND — The entire planet is thrown into darkness when millions of people disappear without a trace. Unmanned vehicles crash and planes fall from the sky. Airline pilot Ray Steele (Nicolas Cage) struggles to save the lives of the passengers who remain on his flight, while his daughter (Cassi Thomson) races to find her brother and mother, both of whom have disappeared. PG13, 1:50

THE GOOD LIE — After their village is destroyed and their parents killed by Northern militia, Sudanese orphans Theo, his siblings and other survivors make a difficult journey to a refugee camp in Kenya. Thirteen years later, the group get the chance to settle in the U.S. They are met in Kansas by Carrie Davis (Reese Witherspoon), who has been charged with finding them jobs. However, seeing how adrift they are in 20th-century America, Carrie endeavors to help them in rebuilding their shattered lives. PG13, 1:52

BOXTROLLS— Beneath charming cobblestone streets dwell the Boxtrolls, foul monsters who crawl out of the sewers at night and steal what the townspeople hold most dear: their children and their cheeses. Starring Starring Isaac Hempstead-Wright, Elle Fanning and Ben Kingsley. PG, 1:54

THE MAZE RUNNER — A teen awakes in a massive maze with a group of other teens, with no memory of his past other than dreams about an organization known as W.C.K.D. He hopes to escape by piecing together fragments of his past and clues he discovers in the labyrinth. PG13, 2 hours

A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES — Matt Scudder (Liam Neeson) is a former member of the NYPD who now works as an unlicensed private detective. His latest client is a drug trafficker (Dan Stevens) whose wife was kidnapped and brutally murdered. As Scudder delves deeper into the crime, he learns that it was not the first time the perpetrators did that, and it might not be the last. R, 1:40

THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU — When their father passes away, four grown and world-weary siblings are forced to return to their childhood home and stay there together for a week, along with their free-speaking mother (Jane Fonda) and a collection of spouses, exes and might-have-beens. As the brothers and sisters re-examine their shared history and the tattered states of their relationships among those who know and love them best, they reconnect in hysterical and emotionally affecting ways. R, 1:43

NO GOOD DEED — An unsuspecting Atlanta woman (Taraji P. Henson) lets in a charming stranger (Idris Elba) to use her phone and soon believes the adage “no good deed goes unpunished” when he takes over her home and terrorizes her family. Also starring Leslie Bibb, Kate del Castillo, Henry Simmons, Mirage Spann, Kenny Alfonso, Dan Caudill, Tatom Pender, Kelly O’Neal, Mark Ferrol Smith and Bobbie Elzey. PG13, 1:24

DOLPHIN TALE 2 — Several years have passed since Sawyer Nelson (Nathan Gamble) and the team (Harry Connick Jr., Morgan Freeman) at Clearwater Marine Hospital gave Winter the dolphin a prosthetic tail, and saving her life. Now however, a new crisis has arisen. Winter’s elderly surrogate mother, Panama, has died, which leaves Winter without a pool mate. PG, 1:48

THE DROP — Bob Saginowski (Tom Hardy) tends bar in his cousin’s pub and looks the other way when local mobsters use the joint as a temporary bank. His simple life takes a complicated turn when he finds a battered puppy. He asks his neighbor, Nadia (Noomi Rapace), for help, and a mutual attraction sparks between them as they nurse the dog back to health. R, 1:47

MY OLD LADY — A New Yorker (Kevin Kline) discovers that the vast Paris apartment he inherited from his estranged father is already occupied by a refined retiree (Maggie Smith) and her protective daughter (Kristin Scott-Thomas). PG13, 1:47