Traverse City Record-Eagle

Arts & Entertainment

December 6, 2013

Movie Capsules: 12/06/2013

New this week

All Is Lost: After a collision with a shipping container at sea, a resourceful sailor finds himself, despite all efforts to the contrary, staring his mortality in the face. Rated PG-13 for brief strong language. (GAR)

Great Expectations: This stunning adaptation of Dickens’ classic tale was captured live from the vaudeville Theatre in London’s West End. Not rated. (HOR)

Museum Hours: When a Vienna museum guard befriends an enigmatic visitor, the grand Kunsthistorisches Art Museum becomes a mysterious crossroads which sparks explorations of their lives, the city, and the ways artworks reflect and shape the world. Not Rated. (SB)

Out of the Furnace: When Rodney Baze mysteriously disappears and law enforcement fails to follow through, his older brother, Russell, takes matters into his own hands to find justice. Rated R for strong violence, language and drug content. (HOR)

Showing locally

Black Nativity: A street-wise teen from Baltimore who has been raised by a single mother travels to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives, where he embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey. Rated PG for thematic material, language and a menacing situation.(HOR)

Captain Phillips: The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years. Rated PG-13 for sustained intense sequences of menace, some violence with bloody images, and for substance use. (GT9)

Delivery Man: An affable underachiever finds out he’s fathered 533 children through anonymous donations to a fertility clinic 20 years ago. Now he must decide whether or not to come forward when 142 of them file a lawsuit to reveal his identity. Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, sexual content, some drug material, brief violence and language. (HOR)

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