A historical drama about the founding of the Republic of China in 1911, when nationalist forces led by Sun Yat-sen overthrew the Qing Dynasty. With Jackie Chan, Bingbing Li, Winston Chao and Joan Chen. Written by Wang Xing Dong and Chen Bao Guang. Directed by Chan and Li Zhang. In Mandarin with English subtitles. Well Go USA/Variance Films

Benda Bilili!

This documentary follows Staff Benda Bilili, a unique group of street musicians in Kinshasa, the capital of the turbulent Democratic Republic of Congo. Directed by Renaud Barret and Florent de La Tullaye. National Geographic Entertainment

A Bird of the Air

A loner working the graveyard shift for the courtesy patrol tries to track down the owner of a stray parrot and crosses paths with a free-spirited librarian. With Rachel Nichols and Jackson Hurst. Written by Roger Towne. Directed by Margaret Whitton. Paladin


The notorious outlaw Butch Cassidy, having quietly survived a standoff with the Bolivian military years before, hopes to return home to the U.S. to see his family but gets caught up with an ambitious young criminal. With Sam Shepard, Eduardo Noriega, Stephen Rea and Magaly Solier. Written by Miguel Barros. Directed by Mateo Gil. Magnolia Pictures

Dirty Girl

Two high school misfits from troubled homes — a promiscuous girl with an absentee father and a closeted boy with a homophobic one — become friends and head west on a road trip. With Juno Temple, Jeremy Dozier, Milla Jovovich and William H. Macy. Written and directed by Abe Sylvia. Weinstein Co.

The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch

The adopted heir to an international corporation is set to take the reins after his father is murdered, but first he must deal with criminals and schemers. With Tomer Sisley, Kristin Scott Thomas and Miki Manojlovic. Written by Jerome Salle and Julien Rappeneau. Directed by Salle. In French, English and Serbo-Croatian, with English subtitles. Music Box Films

The Human Centipede II (Full Sequence)

A deranged man kidnaps people and performs gruesome surgery on them in this sequel to the 2010 film. With Laurence Harvey, Ashlynn Yennie and Dominic Borrelli. Written and directed by Tom Six. IFC Midnight

The Ides of March

In the hectic days before a tight Ohio presidential primary, an up-and-coming campaign press secretary becomes embroiled in a political scandal that threatens his candidate's shot at the presidency. With Ryan Gosling, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Marisa Tomei and George Clooney. Written by Clooney, Grant Heslov and Beau Willimon. Directed by Clooney. Columbia Pictures

Real Steel

A washed-up ex-fighter gets one last shot at glory when he teams with his estranged son to build and train a contender in the new high-tech sport of robot boxing. With Hugh Jackman, Evangeline Lilly, Dakota Goyo and Anthony Mackie. Written by John Gatins. Directed by Shawn Levy. In Imax. DreamWorks Pictures

Thunder Soul

This documentary tells the story of the Kashmere Stage Band, a high school funk group in Houston that gained national attention in the 1970s, and its reunion 35 years later. Directed by Mark Landsman. Roadside Attractions