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New movies, screenings: 'Life of the Party,' 'Director's Cut,' noir and 'Terrors'

Openings for May 11

"102 Not Out." Starring Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Jimit Trivedi. Directed by Umesh Shukla. A 102-year-old wants to break the oldest-man-alive record. 102 minutes (Rated PG for some thematic material.) Showing at Regal Elmwood.

"Breaking In." Starring Gabrielle Union, Billy Burke, Richard Cabral, Ajiona Alexus. Directed by James McTeigue. A woman fights to protect her family during a home invasion. 88 minutes. (Rated PG-13 for violence, menace, bloody images, sexual references, and brief strong language.) Showing at AMC Maple Ridge, Flix, Regal Elmwood, Walden Galleria, Niagara Falls, Quaker Crossing and Transit Center.

"The Endless." Starring Callie Hernandez, James Jordan, Emily Montague. Directed by Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead. Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group’s beliefs may be more sane than they once thought. 111 minutes. Showing at North Park Theatre.

"Foxtrot." Starring Lior Ashkenazi, Sarah Adler, Yonaton Shiray. Directed by Samuel Maoz. A troubled family must face the facts when something goes terribly wrong at their son’s desolate military post. 105 minutes. (Rated R for some sexual content including graphic images, and brief drug use.) Showing at Dipson Eastern Hills.

"Godard Mon Amour." Starring Louis Garrel, Stacy Martin, Bérénice Bejo. Directed by Michel Hazanavicius. During the making of one of his films, French film director Jean-Luc Godard falls in love with 17-year old actress Anne Wiazemsky and later marries her. 107 minutes. Showing at Dipson Amherst.

"Life of the Party." Starring Gillian Jacobs, Melissa McCarthy, Debby Ryan, Adria Arjona. Directed by Ben Falcone. After her husband abruptly asks for a divorce, a middle-aged mother returns to college to complete her degree. 105 minutes. (Rated PG-13 for sexual material, drug content and partying.) Showing at Flix, Regal Elmwood, Walden Galleria, Niagara Falls, Quaker Crossing and Transit Center.

Special screenings

"Director's Cut." Penn Jillette stars as a crowd-funding contributor to a film who steals the footage to make his own “director’s cut” in this premiere presented by Dread Central. 7:30 p.m. May 10 and 9:30 p.m. May 11. Screening Room Cinema Cafe (Boulevard Mall).

"Dirty Dancing." Have the time of your life by spending the morning with Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze in this beloved 1987 musical. 11:30 a.m. May 13. North Park Theatre.

"Niagara." Marilyn Monroe stars in 1953 classic thriller filmed at Niagara Falls. Also starring Joseph Cotten. 7:30 p.m. May 12 and 15, noon May 16 and 8 p.m. May 18 and 19. Screening Room Cinema Cafe (Boulevard Mall).

"Scarlet Street." Edward G. Robinson falls for the wrong woman in Fritz Lang's remake of Jean Renoir’s "La Chienne." 7:30 p.m. May 16 at Dipson Eastern Hills Mall. Part of "Noir Essentials."

"Sunset Boulevard." Gloria Swanson is ready for her close-up as an aging actress who refuses to believe her career is over. William Holden co-stars in Billy Wilder film. 2 and 7 p.m. May 13 and 16. Regal Elmwood and Transit. Part of the TCM Big Screen Classics Film Series.

"Tales From the Crypt: Demon Knight." Anthology horror tale features appearance by John Kassir, the crypt-keeper. 7 p.m. May 17 at the Dipson Amherst Theatre. Part of "Thursday Night Terrors."

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