NOW PLAYING: SHOPLIFTERS. On the margins of Tokyo, a dysfunctional band of
outsiders are united by fierce loyalty, a penchant for petty theft, and
playful grifting. When the young son is arrested, secrets are exposed
that upend their tenuous, below-the-radar existence and test their
quietly radical believe that it is love - not blood - that defines a
family. Directed by Hirokazu Koreeda (The Third Murder, After the Storm,
Our Little Sister) and starring Lily Franky, Sakura And˘,
and Mayu Matsuoka. Rated R. This film is subtitled in English.
NOW PLAYING: IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK. In early 1970s Harlem, daughter and
wife-to-be Tish vividly recalls the passion, respect, and trust that
have connected her and her artist fiancÚ Alonzo Hunt, who goes by the
nickname Fonny. Friends since childhood, the devoted couple dream of a
future together, but their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for
a crime he did not commit. Based on the book by James Baldwin. Directed
by Barry Jenkins (Moonlight) and starring KiKi Layne, Stephan James, and
Regina King. Rated R.