It’s a big weekend at the box office with the release of the highly anticipated eighth installment in the Star Wars series, Star Wars: The Last Jedi. But if you want to avoid the crowds and catch something a little different, then there’s a whole host of other great films opening up in theaters. Check out the full list below! ~Alexa Caruso
Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Rey (Daisy Ridley) tracks down legendary Jedi Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) in the hopes of learning the ways of the Force and her true parentage. Meanwhile, her former companions try to fend off the evil First Order led by Kylo Ren (Adam Driver). Opens wide today. Click here for showtimes.
Trailer: Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Ferdinand – Ferdinand (voice of John Cena) isn’t like every other bull. He loves peace, quiet, and being his family’s loving pet. But all that changes when he is selected to be a fighting bull in Madrid, much to his dismay. Opens wide today. Click here for showtimes.
Call Me by Your Name – A young teen named Elio Perlman (Timothée Chalamet) is spending his summer in Italy with his family. In the midst of trying to figure out his sexuality, he ends up developing a close relationship with a handsome American man (Armie Hammer) who has come to intern under the direction of Elio’s father. Opens in Toronto and Vancouver today. Expands Dec. 22nd. Click here for showtimes.
Trailer: Call Me by Your Name