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Film Calendar | The Spokesperson’s Review

‘Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory’ – A poor but hopeful boy searches for one of five coveted golden tickets that will send him to visit Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory. Rated G. 100 minutes. Directed by Mel Stuart. Showing Friday, 12:40 p.m. Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland Ave. $2.50. (509) 327-1050.

‘Hotel Transylvania’ – Dracula, who operates an upscale resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls in love with the Count’s teenage daughter. Rated PG. 91 minutes. Directed by Genndy Tartakovsky. Friday, 9:30 a.m. Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland Ave. Free. (509) 327-1050.

‘GI Joe 35th Anniversary’ – GI Joe faces a new enemy as an ancient society of serpents known as Cobra-La attempts to forcefully take back the earth from those who pushed them underground ages ago. eons. GI Joe knows that if they don’t stop the enemy soon, it could devolve humanity as they know it. Rated PG. 100 minutes. Directed by Don Jurwich. Multiple times and locations available. Regal Cinemas Northtown Mall, Regal Riverstone Stadium and Regal Cinemas Northtown. Saturday, 1 p.m. Ticket prices vary by location. (509) 489-0570.

‘The Cat Returns’ 20th Anniversary – A seventeen-year-old girl finds herself unwittingly betrothed to a cat prince in a magical world where her only hope for freedom lies in a dapper cat statuette that comes to life. Rated G. 90 minutes. Directed by Hiroyuki Morita. Several dates and locations available. Viewing at AMC River Park Square, Regal Northtown Mall and Regal Spokane Valley. Sunday, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Monday, 7 p.m. Ticket prices vary by location. (509) 926-3700.

‘The Fifth Element’ 25th Anniversary – ‘The Fifth Element’ follows taxi driver Korben Dallas as he discovers that the fate of the world is contained within the mysterious Leeloo, who literally falls from the sky and into his life. To save humanity, he must protect it from the evil industrialist Zorg, who is embroiled in an intergalactic war. Rated PG-13. 130 minutes. Directed by Luc Besson. Several dates and locations available. Regal Northtown Mall and Regal Riverstone Stadium, Sunday and Wednesday, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Ticket prices vary by location. (509) 489-0570.

‘Rowdy’ – ‘Rowdy’ features one of the greatest comebacks of all time in sports. Kyle Busch is the most polarizing driver in the contemporary NASCAR series. Unparalleled talent and a singular determination to win it all, Busch confronts his physical limits when he endures what could be a career-ending wreck in 2015 to find a path to the first of what will no doubt be many championships in the series of cuts. Ranking to be determined. 100 minutes. Directed by Chance Wright. Multiple dates and locations available, Regal Northtown Mall and Regal Riverstone Stadium. Wednesday, 7 p.m. $14.70. (509) 489-0570.

‘They Live’ – ‘They Live’ follows an anonymous drifter who discovers through special sunglasses that the ruling class are aliens concealing their appearance and manipulating people into consuming, reproducing and conforming to the status quo via subliminal messages in the mass media. Rated R. 94 minutes. Directed by John Carpenter. Sunday, 5 p.m.; Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.; Thursday, 9:35 p.m. Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland Ave. $2.50. (509) 327-1050.

‘Trolls World Tour’ – When the Queen of the Hard Rock Trolls tries to take over all the Troll Kingdoms, Queen Poppy and her friends try different ways to save all the Trolls. Rated PG. 91 minutes. Directed by Walt Dohrn and David P. Smith. Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland Ave. Free. (509) 327-1050.

‘Hook’ – When Captain James Hook kidnaps his children, an adult Peter Pan must return to Neverland and regain his youthful spirit in order to challenge his old enemy. Monday to Thursday, noon. Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland. $2.50. (509) 327-1050.

‘Jazz Fest: A New Orleans Story’ – A film that captures the iconic annual musical and cultural event that has been called America’s greatest festival in all its beauty and glory, but also delves deep into the rich culture of The Big Easy. Rated PG-13. 93 mins. Directed by Frank Marshall and Ryan Suffern. Friday-Sunday, 3:15 p.m.; Monday through Wednesday, 7 p.m. Magic Lantern Theater, 25 W. Main Ave. $10.

‘Blessing’ – A legendary 20th-century war poet, Siegfried Sassoon’s quest for personal salvation through his experiences with family, war, his writing and his destructive relationships remains unresolved, never realizing that it can only come inside. Rated PG-13. 135 minutes. Directed by Terence Davies. Monday through Wednesday, 1:30 p.m. Magic Lantern Theater, 25 W. Main Ave. $10.

‘Stay Prayed Up’ – Lena Mae Perry’s electrifying vocals may surprise you, but the power of her gospel will never leave you in this spirited celebration of a North Carolina gospel crew, their unwavering faith and the songs that pass them. Unclassified. 70 minutes. Directed by DL Anderson and Matthew Durning. Monday through Wednesday, 3:55 p.m. Magic Lantern Theater, 25 W. Main Ave. $10.

‘Bitterbrush’ – Set in the remote and rugged mountains of the American West, two young women contemplate the future as they work alone raising cattle. Unclassified. 90 minutes. Directed by Emelie Mahdavian. Friday-Sunday, 5 p.m.; Monday through Wednesday, 5:15 p.m. Magic Lantern Theater, 25 W. Main Ave. $10.

“Everything Everywhere, Everything At Once” – Directed by Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert, collectively known as the Daniels, a sci-fi action adventure about an exhausted Chinese-American immigrant (Michelle Yeoh) who never arrives not finish his taxes. She finds herself drawn into a crazy adventure, where only she can save the world by exploring other universes related to the lives she could have led. 140 minutes. Rated R. Friday, 6:45 p.m.; Saturday, 3.30 p.m. and 6 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.; Monday through Thursday, 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Magic Lantern Theater, 25 W. Main Ave. $10.

‘The Duke’ – In 1961, a 60-year-old taxi driver stole Goya’s portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. He sends ransom notes saying he will return the painting if the government invests more in elderly care. Directed by Roger Michel. 96 minutes. Rated R. Friday, 3:45 p.m.; Saturday, 6:45 p.m.; Sunday, 1.30 p.m. and 6.45 p.m.; Monday through Thursday, 2:15 p.m. at the Magic Lantern Theater, 25 W. Main Ave. $10.

‘Downtown Abbey: A New Era’ – Follow-up to the 2019 feature film in which the Crawley family and staff at Downton received a royal visit from Britain’s King and Queen. Rated PG. 1124 minutes. Directed by Simon Curtis. Display Friday-Saturday, 5 p.m.; Saturday, 2:30 p.m.; Monday through Thursday, 5 p.m. Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland Ave. $2.50. (509) 327-1050.

‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’ – When maniacal Dr. Robotnik returns to Earth with a new ally, Knuckles the Echidna, Sonic and his new friend Tails are all that stands in their way. Rated PG. 122 minutes. Directed by Jeff Fowler. Screening Friday, 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 12:20 p.m. and 9:35 p.m. Sunday, 9:10 p.m.; Monday, 9:35 p.m.; Tuesday, 9:30 p.m.; Wednesday, 9:35 p.m., Thursday, 2:50 p.m. Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland Ave. $2.50. (509) 327-1050.

“Summer Family Matinee” – Summer matinee movies air at 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays through August 3. Kenworthy Performing Arts Center, 508 S. Main St., Moscow, Idaho. $3/GA. (208) 882-8537.

“Movies in the Park” – The Salvation Army of Spokane will host “Movies in the Park” on Fridays. All family movies will start at sunset. Snacks and beverages will be sold and proceeds will go to local Salvation Army youth programs. For more information, call (509) 325-6810. Sally’s Park, 222 E. Indiana Ave. Free.