“THE DIVERGENT SERIES: INSURGENT”: Tris (Shailene Woodley) searches for answers and allies in the Chicago ruins. Meanwhile, Jeanine (Kate Winslet), leader of the power-hungry Erudite, hunts for fugitives Tris and Four (Theo James).
“OCTOBER GALE”: New Orleans native Patricia Clarkson leads this drama’s cast in the role of Helen, a Toronto doctor who’s mourning her late husband. Helen retreats to an isolated island where she spent cherished time together with her husband. Her reverie ends when a man (Scott Speedman) with a bullet in him washes ashore. Showing at Chalmette Movies.
“THE GUNMAN”: Sean Penn stars an action-thriller directed by Pierre Morel (“Taken”). Javier Bardem and Idris Elba co-star.
“DO YOU BELIEVE?”: A dozen souls move in their unique directions, they all long for something more. When their lives unexpectedly intersect, even nonbelievers discover there is power in the cross of Christ. The cast includes Mira Sorvino, Sean Astin, Alexa Vega, Andrea Logan White, Cybill Shepherd and Lee Majors.
“RED ARMY”: This fascinating documentary about the Soviet Union’s 1980s-era Olympic gold-winning Red Army hockey team transcends sports. Filmmaker Gabe Polsky interviews the team’s captain, Slava Fetisov (now Russia’s Minister of Sport), and other members of the team. Polsky also assembles much file footage from behind and beyond the Iron Curtain. Showing at AMC Elmwood Palace 20.
PATOIS: NEW ORLEANS INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL: Schedule includes Thursday screenings of “Foucault Against Himself” (5:30 p.m.), “Anne Braden: Southern Patriot” (6:30 p.m.) and “Pelo Malo” (8:30 p.m.).
Friday screenings of “The Wanted” 18 (6 p.m.), “Not Your Rescue Project: Sex Worker Rights Minifest” (8:45 p.m.), a Saturday screening of “Songs for Alexis” (9 p.m.) and Sunday screenings of “New Orleans Youth Fight for Change” (4 p.m.) and “Last Call Performance” (5:30 p.m.). Showing at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. For a full schedule see www.patoisfilmfest.org.
“QUEEN AND COUNTRY”: John Boorman directs an autobiographical sequel to his 1987 film, “Hope And Glory.” Rohan and friend Percy join the military to fight in Korea. Showing at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 24 through April 2 at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
“LIKE SUNDAY, LIKE RAIN”: A struggling musician becomes the guardian of a 12-year-old music prodigy. Showing at 9:30 p.m. staring Tuesday March 24 at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.