“A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES”: Liam Neeson plays Matt Scudder, an ex-NYPD cop who works as an unlicensed private investigator. Scudder agrees, reluctantly, to help a heroin trafficker (Dan Stevens) find the men who kidnapped and murdered his wife. Based on the Lawrence Block mystery novels.
“THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU”: Mixing comedy and drama, “This is Where I Leave You” follows four disenchanted adult siblings when they return home for their father’s funeral. Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Jane Fonda, Adam Driver and Rose Byrne co-star in this adaptation of the Jonathan Tropper novel.
“THE MAZE RUNNER”: In this action-mystery filmed in Baton Rouge and co-starring New Orleans native Patricia Clarkson, a boy named Thomas wakes up trapped in a massive maze with other boys. He has no memory of the outside world other than his dreams about a mysterious organization known as W.C.K.D. If he is to escape the maze, Thomas must piece together fragments of his past from clues he discovers in the maze.
“TRACKS”: The true story of Robyn Davidson (Mia Wasikowska), a young woman who leaves her city life to make a solo trek through 2,000 miles of Australian desert. She’s accompanied by her dog and four unpredictable camels.
“2 BEDROOM 1 BATH”: Rachel and Kevin Foster (Michele Hicks and Andrew W. Walker) seem to have found their perfect home, but the apartment seems to have other plans for them. Local actress Christine Tonry will participate in a Q&A for Friday’s 9:15 p.m. performance at Chalmette Movies.
“ROAD TO NINJA — NARUTO THE MOVIE”: In this Japanese anime feature film, Naruto and his friends are trapped in a genjutsu, aka illusion, created by the mysterious Masked Shinobi. In this new reality, everyone except Naruto and Sakura has altered personalities. Naruto and Sakura must find their out of the genjutsu and return normality to their lives. Showing at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 19-Sept. 25 at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
“THE TRIP TO ITALY”: Director Michael Winterbottom’s largely improvised 2010 film, “The Trip,” followed comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon during a restaurant tour of northern England. The follow-up features the pair retracing the steps of the Romantic poets during a grand tour of Italy. Showing at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 19-Sept. 25 at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
“THE ZERO THEOREM”: Visionary director Terry Gilliam (“Brazil,” “The Fisher King,” “Twelve Monkeys”) helms a sci-fi thriller starring Christoph Waltz, Matt Damon, Tilda Swinton and David Thewlis. The story concerns a computer hacker who searches for the reason humans exist. Showing at 9:30 p.m. Sept. 19-Sept. 25 at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
“THE LAST SENTENCE”: Before and during World War II, Torgny Segerstedt, chief editor of a Swedish newspaper, bravely opposes the rise and rule of Adolf Hitler and the Nazis. Showing at Chalmette Movies.