Antichrist Lars von Trier's modern horror/domestic nightmare/latest effort in masterful cinematic misogyny stars Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg who take fucking the pain away to an entirely new level of out there. Opens Nov. 13 at the Charles Theatre.
Mon Oncle Antoine Canadian writer/director Claude Jutra's visually precious and dramatically conventional 1971 movie follows 15-year-old Benoit (Jacques Gagnon) in a rural 1940s Quebecois mining town. He works at his uncle Antoine's (Jean Duceppe) general store, where Benoit overhears town gossip, develops an interest in the female breast, and learns those inevitable lessons about sex, class, and betrayal. At the Enoch Pratt Free Library's Wheeler Auditorium Nov. 14 at 10:15 a.m.
2012 Director Roland Emmerich (Independence Day, The Day After Tomorrow) goes to the apocalyptic well once again with this FX-rich actioner about a global calamity. Something awful happens, things go boom, people try to survive. Opens Nov. 13.