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New this week in Myrtle Beach-area theaters

New this week

Miracles from Heaven | When Christy discovers her 10-year-old daughter Anna has a rare, incurable disease, she becomes a ferocious advocate for her daughter's healing as she searches for a solution. PG. Starring: Jennifer Garner, Kylie Rogers and Martin Henderson.

The Divergent Series: Allegiant | Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known in order to find a peaceful solution for their embroiled city. PG-13. Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Jeff Daniels.

The Bronze | Hope Ann Greggory won the bronze medal for the women's gymnastics team in 2004. Today, she lives in her father's basement, washed up and largely forgotten. When a promising young gymnast who idolizes her threatens her local celebrity status, Hope is forced to reassess her life. R. Starring: Melissa Rauch, Gary Cole and Haley Lu Richardson.


The Brothers Grimsby | Nobby, a sweet but dimwitted English football hooligan, reunites with his long-lost brother Sebastian, a deadly MI6 agent, to prevent a massive global terror attack and prove that behind every great spy is an embarrassing sibling. R. Starring: Mark Strong, Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher.

10 Cloverfield Lane | A young woman wakes up after a terrible accident to find that she's locked in a cellar with a man, who insists that he saved her life and that the world outside is uninhabitable following a catastrophe chemical attack. PG-13. Starring: John Goodman, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and John Gallagher Jr.

The Perfect Match | Charlie is a playboy who's convinced that relationships are dead even though his sister, a therapist, tries to tell him otherwise. R. Starring: Terrence Jenkins, Cassie Ventura, and Paula Patton.

The Young Messiah | Inspired by Biblical accounts of Jesus' childhood, Christ the Lord tells a rare and unique story of Jesus and his family as they come to a fuller understanding of his nature and purpose. PG-13. Starring: Adam Greaves-Neal, Sara Lazzaro and Vincent Walsh.

The Other Side of the Door | A family lives an idyllic existence abroad until a tragic accident takes the life of their young son. The inconsolable mother learns of an ancient ritual that will bring him back to say a final goodbye. R. Starring: Sarah Wayne Callies, Jeremy Sisto and Javier Botet.

Zootopia | The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other. Comprised of habitat neighborhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, it's a melting pot where animals from every environment live together. PG. Starring: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, and Shakira.

London Has Fallen | The sequel to the worldwide smash hit Olympus Has Fallen begins in London, where the British Prime Minister has passed away under mysterious circumstances. R. Starring: Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, and Morgan Freeman.

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot | When reporter Kim Barker's life needs something more, she decides to 'shake it all up' by taking an assignment in a war zone. R. Starring: Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, and Billy Bob Thornton.

Gods of Egypt | The survival of mankind hangs in the balance as an unexpected mortal hero Bek undertakes a thrilling journey to save the world and rescue his true love. PG-13. Starring: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Brenton Thwaites and Chadwick Boseman.

Triple 9 | A crew of dirty cops is blackmailed by the Russian mob to execute a virtually impossible heist. The only way to pull it off is to manufacture a 999, police code for “officer down.” R. Starring: Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Anthony Mackie.

Eddie the Eagle | A feel-good story about Michael “Eddie” Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself - even as an entire nation was counting him out. PG-13. Starring: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman and Christopher Walken.

Race | Jesse Owens, the son of an Alabama sharecropper, shattered Adolf Hitler’s assertion of Aryan supremacy by winning a record four gold medals in the 100-meter dash, the 200-meter dash, the long jump, and the 400-meter relay at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. PG-13. Starring: Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, and Jeremy Irons.

Risen | This film follows the epic Biblical story of the Resurrection, as told through the eyes of a non-believer. Clavius, a powerful Roman Military Tribune, and his aide Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion. PG-13. Starring: Joseph Fiennes, Tom Felton and Peter Firth.

The Witch | A farmer is cast out of his colonial plantation and forced to move his family to a remote plot of land on the edge of an ominous forest rumored to be controlled by witches. R. Starring: Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, and Kate Dickie.

Deadpool | The former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. R. Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin and Ed Skrein.

How to Be Single | New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, be it a love connection, a hook-up, or something in the middle. Sleeping around in the city that never sleeps was never so much fun. R. Starring: Dakota Johnson, Alison Brie and Leslie Mann.

Kung Fu Panda 3 | When Po’s long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. PG. Starring: Jack Black, Angelina Jolie and Dustin Hoffman.

Ride Along 2 | Ben and James venture to Miami to work on a case that involves a mysterious and dashing figure named Serge Pope. PG-13. Starring: Ice Cube, Kevin Hart and Tika Sumpter.

The Revenant | In an expedition of the uncharted American wilderness, legendary explorer Hugh Glass is brutally attacked by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. R. Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy and Will Poulter.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens | In this continuation, balance returns to the Force as the First Order, emerging from the ashes of the Empire, clashes with the Resistance, which includes scrappy newcomers as well as heroes from the former Rebel Alliance. PG-13. Starring: John Boyega, Daisy Ridley and Oscar Isaac.

Spotlight | A true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world’s oldest and most trusted institutions. R. Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton and Rachel McAdams.

Compiled by Lisa Urban, lurban@thesunnews

Theater Information

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