“LEARNING TO DRIVE”: New Orleans native Patricia Clarkson plays Wendy, a Manhattan woman in the throes of divorce. She takes driving lessons so she can visit her daughter in Vermont. Ben Kingsley co-stars as Wendy’s driving instructor, an immigrant from India. Showing at AMC Elmwood Palace 30.
“THE PERFECT GUY”: After a painful breakup with her boyfriend, Dave (Morris Chestnut), lobbyist Leah Vaughn (Sanaa Lathan) meets Carter Duncan (Michael Ealy), a handsome, charming stranger.
“THE VISIT”: The latest film from writer-director M. Night Shyamalan (“The Sixth Sense,” “Signs”) tells an odd tale about a brother and sister who travel to a remote Pennsylvania farm to visit the grandparents they’ve never met.
“90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN”: In this drama, rescue workers declare a truck driver dead after a crash. A pastor’s prayers help bring the trucker back from a blissful afterlife. Cast includes Hayden Christensen, Kate Bosworth and Dwight Yoakam. Showing at AMC Elmwood Palace 20.
“COP CAR”: Two rebellious boys find an abandoned police car in a secluded glade and go for a joyride. Kevin Bacon stars as the town’s sheriff. Showing at Chalmette Movies.
“BATKIDS BEGINS”: A documentary about a 5-year-old cancer patient who gets his wish. His story goes viral in the digital world. Showing at Chalmette Movies.