Movie News & Reviews

New this week in Myrtle Beach-area theaters

New this week

The Nice Guys | In 1970s Los Angeles a down-on-his-luck private eye Holland March and hired enforcer Jackson Healy must work together to solve the case of a missing girl and the seemingly unrelated death of a porn star. R. Starring: Ryan Gosling, Russell Crowe, and Matt Bomer.

Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising | Now that Mac and Kelly Radner have a second baby on the way, they are ready to make the final move into adulthood: the suburbs. R. Starring: Rose Byrne, Chloë Grace Moretz, and Zac Efron.

The Angry Birds Movie | An island populated entirely by happy, flightless birds - or almost entirely. In this paradise, Red, a bird with a temper problem, speedy Chuck, and Bomb the volatile have always been outsiders. PG. Starring: Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, and Danny McBride.


Money Monster | Lee Gates is a bombastic TV personality whose popular financial network show has made him the money wiz of Wall Street. R. Starring: George Clooney, Julia Roberts, and Jack O'Connell.

The Darkness | As a family returns home from vacation at the Grand Canyon, they innocently bring home a supernatural force that preys off their own fears and vulnerabilities, threatening to destroy them from within, while consuming their lives with terrifying consequences. PG-13. Starring | Kevin Bacon, Radha Mitchell, and David Mazouz.

Captain America: Civil War | We find Steve Rogers leading the newly formed team of Avengers in their continued efforts to safeguard humanity. PG-13. Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., and Scarlett Johansson.

Mother’s Day | A celebration of mothers everywhere, this big-hearted comedy invites us all to enjoy the laughter, tears and love as three generations come together in the week leading up to Mother’s Day. PG-13. Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Kate Hudson, and Julia Roberts.

The Huntsman: Winter’s War | Long before the evil Queen Ravenna was thought vanquished by Snow White’s blade, she watched silently as her sister, Freya, suffered a heartbreaking betrayal and fled their kingdom. PG-13. Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, and Jessica Chastain.

Barbershop: The Next Cut | It’s been more than 10 years since our last appointment at Calvin’s Barbershop. Calvin and his longtime crew, including Eddie, are still there, but the shop has undergone some major changes. Most noticeably, our once male-dominated sanctuary is now co-ed. PG-13. Starring: Ice Cube, Common, Queen Latifah, and Nicki Minaj.

The Jungle Book | An epic adventure about Mowgli, a man-cub who’s been raised by a family of wolves. But Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger ShereKhan, who bears the scars of Man, promises to eliminate what he sees as a threat. PG. Starring: Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, and Idris Elba.

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.

Compiled by Lisa Urban, lurban@thesunnews

Theater Information

▪ Carmike Broadway 16 (Broadway at the Beach), 1175 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, 843-445-1616 or

▪ Carmike Colonial 12 (Myrtle Beach mall), 10177 N. Kings Highway, North Myrtle Beach, 843-272-6598 or

▪ Carmike Cinema BigD Theater, Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach, 843-445-1600 or

▪ Cinemark at Myrtle Beach (Coastal Grand mall), 2100 Coastal Grand Circle, Myrtle Beach, 843-839-3225 or

▪ Frank Theatres-Rivertowne Stadium 12, 220 Rivertowne Blvd., Conway, 843-365-9000 or

▪ Frank Theatres-Coastal Cinemas 10, 5200 Bridgers Road, Shallotte, N.C., 910-754-7469 or

▪ Frank Theatres-Inlet 11, 10125 U.S. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet, 843-651-9400 or

▪ Grand 14 at The Market Common, 4002 Deville St., Myrtle Beach, 843-282-0550 or