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Movie openings, screenings: 'Blockers,' 'Quiet Place,' 'Grease' and more

New movies

"Baaghi 2." Starring Disha Patani, Tiger Shroff, Randeep Hooda. Directed by Ahmed Khan. Ronny, is hired by ex-lover Neha, to find her kidnapped daughter. 137 minutes. Regal Elmwood.

"Blockers." Starring Leslie Mann, John Cena, Ramona Young, Kathryn Newton. Directed by Kay Cannon. Three parents try to stop their daughters from having sex on Prom night. 102 minutes. (Rated R for crude and sexual content, and language throughout, drug content, teen partying, and some graphic nudity.) Dipson Flix, AMC Maple Ridge, Regal Elmwood, Walden Galleria, Niagara Falls, Quaker Crossing and Transit Center.

"Bombshell." Documentary on actress Hedy Lamarr and her passion for invention. 89 minutes. Unrated but contains some strong language and brief nudity/sexuality. North Park Theatre.

"Chappaquiddick." Starring Kate Mara, Clancy Brown, Olivia Thirlby, Jason Clarke. Directed by John Curran. Depicting Ted Kennedy’s involvement in the fatal 1969 car accident that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne. 101 minutes. (Rated PG-13 for thematic material, disturbing images, some strong language, and historical smoking.) Flix, Dipson Amherst, Regal Walden Galleria, Niagara Falls, Quaker Crossing and Transit Center.

"Leisure Seekers." Starring Helen Mirren, Donald Sutherland, Christian McKay. Directed by Paolo Virzì. A runaway couple go on a journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker. 112 minutes. (Rated R for some sexual material.) Dipson Amherst and Regal Quaker Crossing.

"The Miracle Season." Starring Helen Hunt, Tiera Skovbye, Erin Moriarty, Danika Yarosh. Directed by Sean McNamara. After the tragic death of star volleyball player Caroline “Line” Found, a team of dispirited high school girls must band together under the guidance of their tough-love coach in hopes of winning the state championship. (Rated PG for some thematic elements.) AMC Maple Ridge, Regal Walden Galleria, Niagara Falls and Transit Center.

"A Quiet Place." Starring Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Noah Jupe, Millicent Simmonds. Directed by John Krasinski. A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound. 90 minutes. (Rated PG-13 for terror and some bloody images.) Dipson Flix, AMC Maple Ridge, Regal Elmwood, Walden Galleria, Niagara Falls, Quaker Crossing and Transit Center.

"Rangasthalam." Starring Ram Charan, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Aadhi. Directed by Sukumar. Chitti Babu who runs a boat for his livelihood becomes the trusted person to powerful landlords fighting for supremacy in village politics and handles the situation when a villager files nomination against these landlords. 170 minutes. Regal Elmwood.

"The Road Movie." Russian documentary details vehicular incidents from found footage off dashboard cameras. Directed by Dmitri Kalashnikov. 67 minutes. Unrated. In Russian with English subtitles. North Park Theatre.

"The Young Karl Marx." The early years of Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels and Jenny Marx, between Paris, Brussels and London. 118 minutes. Unrated. North Park Theatre.

Special screenings

"A Boy and His Dog." Don Johnson stars in post-apocalyptic sci-fi cult film about a teen and his telepathic dog. 7:30 p.m. April 6 and 11. Screening Room Cinema Cafe (Boulevard Mall).

"Dog Day Afternoon." Al Pacino gives a riveting performance in Sidney Lumet’s Oscar-winning drama. 7 p.m. April 10. Dipson Amherst Theatre. Part of Buffalo Film Seminars.

"Dreams So Real: Metric Live." Documentary captures the last concert on Canadian band’s year-long world tour. 9 p.m. April 12. Screening Room Cinema Cafe.

"Grease." Sing along with John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John for musical’s 40th anniversary. 2 and 7 p.m. April 8 and April 11, 2 p.m. April 14. Regal Elmwood and Transit. Part of TCM Big Screen Classics.

"Fourplay." During one very long meal, two couples confront issues of love and marriage. Shot in one unedited 77-minute take. 7 p.m. April 12. Screening Room Cinema Cafe.

"#screamers." Dread Central presents premiere of horror film. 7:30 p.m. April 5 and 9:30 p.m. April 6. Screening Room Cinema Cafe.

"Tall: The American Skyscraper and Louis Sullivan." Documentary on the growth of skyscrapers in the United States. Look for Buffalo's Guaranty Building. 11:30 a.m. April 7 and 8. North Park Theatre.

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