“INSIDE OUT”: The new movie from Disney/Pixar focuses on a girl, Riley, who moves from the Midwest to San Francisco. The story co-stars Riley’s emotions, all of whom have names and voices. Riley’s emotions are: Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith). Joy, Riley’s most important emotion, tries to keep things positive, but she and the other emotions disagree about how Riley can best adapt to her new city, house and school.
“DOPE”: An audience and critics favorite at the Sundance Film Festival, “Dope” follows a young man named Malcolm (Shameik Moore) as he carefully survives living in a tough Los Angeles neighborhood and simultaneously juggles college applications, academic interviews and the SAT.
“SAINT LAURENT”: A biopic about French fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent set in the years 1967 through 1976. Showing at AMC Elmwood Palace 20.
“HUNGRY HEARTS”: New York City newlyweds Jude (Adam Driver from HBO’s “Girls”) and Mina (Alba Rohrwacher) meet under unusual circumstances, fall in love and marry. After the birth of their son, Mina behaves strangely. Jude grows increasingly worried about her parenting. Showing at 7:30 p.m. Friday through Wednesday at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
“WHITE GOD”: Young Lili is told she must give up her beloved dog, Hagen, because its mixed-breed heritage is deemed unfit by The State. While Lili and the dog begin dangerous journeys back to each other, all of the unwanted, unloved and so-called unfit dogs rise up under their new leader, Hagen. Showing at Chalmette Movies.
“THE YES MEN ARE REVOLTING”: A documentary about activist-pranksters who target mega-corporations, government officials and complacent media. Showing at 9:30 p.m. Friday through Wednesday at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.