“MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE — ROGUE NATION”: Because his agency has been dissolved, Tom Cruise’s unaligned operative is out in the cold. He gathers his team and joins forces with disavowed British agent Ilsa Faust (Rebecca Ferguson). But Ilsa may be a member of The Syndicate, a group that wants to create a new world order via terrorist attacks.
“VACATION”: A sequel to the Chevy Chase-starring “Vacation” movies of the 1980s, “Vacation” follows the grown-up Rusty Griswold, played by Ed Helms, as he takes his family on a cross-country trip to Walley World. Christina Applegate co-stars.
“INFINITELY POLAR BEAR”: Mark Ruffalo plays a blueblood who’s fallen on hard times. The year is 1978 and Ruffalo’s manic depression makes life difficult for his wife and the couple’s daughters. Zoë Saldana co-stars. Opens Friday at AMC Palace Elmwood 20.
“THE TRIBE”: The awarding-winning “The Tribe” is set in the insular world of a Ukrainian high school for the deaf. Sergey (Grigoriy Fesenko), a new student, realizes that, if he is to survive, he must place himself under the protection of the school’s gang leader. Showing at 7 p.m. Friday, July 31, through Thursday, Aug. 6, at the Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
“STANFORD PRISON EXPERIMENT”: An experiment goes wrong in this psychological thriller based on a real-life study conducted at Stanford University in 1971. Showing at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, August 1, through Thursday, Aug. 6, at the Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Center.
“EL HABIB LOUAI AND THE AMAZIGH NEO-BEAT BAND”: A documentary about a Moroccan Afro-Amazigh trance group of poets and musicians, the formation of which was inspired by the power of the spoken and written word. Showing at 9:30 p.m. Friday, July 31, at the Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Center.
“COPENHAGEN”: This 2002 film adaptation of Michael Frayn’s play dramatizes the trip German physicist Werner Heisenberg made to Copenhagen in 1941 to see his Danish counterpart, Niels Bohr. Featuring Stephen Rea and Daniel Craig. Showing at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, at the Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Center.