As warlords feud in China, a cocky young lord must reconsider his ways and join forces with Shaolin monks to make a stand against his rivals. With Andy Lau, Nicolas Tse and Jackie Chan. Written by Alan Yuen and Chi Kwong Cheung. Directed by Benny Chan. In Mandarin with English subtitles. Well Go USA/Variance Films

Tanner Hall

At a sheltered New England boarding school, a group of girls deals with friendship, jealousy and the onset of adulthood. With Rooney Mara, Georgia King, Brie Larson and Amy Sedaris. Written and directed by Tatiana von Furstenberg and Francesca Gregorini. Anchor Bay Films


Two estranged brothers — a Marine with a tragic past and a physics teacher struggling to support his family — meet in the ring at a mixed martial arts tournament. With Joel Edgerton, Tom Hardy, Jennifer Morrison and Nick Nolte. Written by Gavin O'Connor, Anthony Tambakis and Cliff Dorfman. Directed by O'Connor. Lionsgate

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3 (Drei)

With their 20th anniversary approaching, a Berlin couple meet and fall for the same young man. With Sophie Rois, Sebastian Schipper and Devid Striesow. Written and directed by Tom Tykwer. In German with English subtitles. Strand Releasing


A stunt driver for Hollywood movies who moonlights as a wheelman for robberies must use his skills behind the wheel to protect the woman he loves. With Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston and Christina Hendricks. Written by Hossein Amini. Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn. FilmDistrict

Happy, Happy

A tirelessly optimistic housewife in a frigid marriage tries to keep her emotions in check when a seemingly perfect couple move in next door. With Agnes Kittelsen, Joachim Rafaelsen and Maibritt Saerens. Written by Ragnhild Tronvoll. Directed by Anne Sewitsky. In Norwegian with English subtitles. Magnolia Pictures

I Don't Know How She Does It

A financial executive tries to balance her marriage to a recently laid-off architect, her two young children and her high-stress job. With Sarah Jessica Parker, Pierce Brosnan, Olivia Munn and Greg Kinnear. Written by Aline Brosh McKenna. Directed by Douglas McGrath. Weinstein Co.

The Lion King 3D

A 3-D version of the classic animated film about a young lion cub who must overcome his devious uncle to lead their kingdom. With the voices of Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane, Whoopi Goldberg and James Earl Jones. Written by Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts and Linda Woolverton. Directed by Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff. Walt Disney Pictures

My Afternoons With Margueritte (La Tête en Friche)

A semiliterate 50-something in a provincial French village strikes up an improbable friendship with an elderly woman with a passion for literature. With Gerard Depardieu and Gisele Casadesus. Written by Jean Becker and Jean-Loup Dabadie. Directed by Becker. In French with English subtitles. Cohen Media Group