“HOT TUB TIME MACHINE 2”: When Lou (Rob Corddry), the father of the Internet, is shot by an unknown assailant, his loyal pals Jacob (Clark Duke) and Nick (Craig Robinson) reignite the hot tub time machine to save their friend. Chevy Chase returns but another original cast member, John Cusack, opted out of this sequel to the original 2010 sci-fi comedy.
“McFARLAND USA”: Playing a down-on-his-luck high school teacher and coach, Kevin Costner leads the cast in this sports drama, based on a true story and set in a Mexican-American community. Maria Bello co-stars.
“THE DUFF”: High school senior Bianca (Mae Whitman) is deeply hurt when she learns that her classmates have appointed her the school’s designated ugly fat friend, aka “The DUFF.” Skyler Samuels, Bianca Santos and Nick Eversman co-star.
“TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT”: In this acclaimed drama by Belgian writer-directors Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne, Oscar-winning French actress Marion Cotillard plays a woman who stages a last-ditch effort to save her job. Opens Friday at the Prytania Theatre.
“THE DUKE OF BURGUNDY”: The relationship between a wealthy amateur lepidopterist (Sidse Babett Knudsen) and her new housekeeper (Chiara D’Anna) evolves from employer and domestic servant to dominatrix and sex slave. Showing at 5:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Friday through Thursday at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
“GIRLHOOD”: Director Céline Sciamma’s “Girlhood” is billed as a raw yet tender look at a group of black high-school students living in the tough suburbs of Paris. Showing at 7:30 p.m. Friday through Thursday at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.