Film-Tenet Delayed

Elizabeth Debicki, left, and John David Washington star in 'Tenet.' Delayed for months, the highly-anticipated Christopher Nolan action/sci-fi film is now showing in local theaters. 

STARTING FRIDAY

"42": Rated PG-13 — The 2013 biographical drama tells the story of Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era. Starring Chadwick Boseman (who died of cancer last week at 43), T.R. Knight and Harrison Ford.

At AMC Mall of La. 15 and Cinemark Perkins Rowe.

SHREK: Rated PG — The 2001 animated fairytale of the ogre and the princess unfolds. Voiced by, among others, Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy and Cameron Diaz.

At Movie Tavern Citiplace 11 and Movie Tavern Juban Crossing.

TROLLS: Rated PG — The animated comedy from 2013 follows the uber-happy Troll Polly and the grumpy Branch on their adventure to rescue friends. Voiced by Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel and others.

At Malco Gonzales Cinema. 

CONTINUING

"CUT THROAT CITY": Rated R — Four friends return to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. With no assistance from Federal Emergency Management Agency and no other options, they reluctantly turn to a local gangster. Starring Shameik Moore, Ethan Hawke, Kat Graham, Isaiah Washington, T.I., Terrence Howard and Wesley Snipes.

AMC Baton Rouge 16, AMC Mall of La. 15 and Movie Tavern Citiplace 11.

"THE NEW MUTANTS": Rated PG-13 — Based on the Marvel comic series, the horror-thriller follows five young people with special powers who are taken to a secret institution for treatments they are told will cure them of the dangers of their powers. Starring Blu Hunt, Henry Zaga, Maisie Williams, Anya Taylor-Joy, Charlie Heaton and Alice Braga.

At Cinemark Perkins Rowe, AMC Baton Rouge 16, AMC Mall of La. 15, Movie Tavern Ciitplace 11, Movie Tavern Juban Crossing and Malco Gonzales Cinema.

"THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD": Rated PG — The film offers a new take on the classic tale of Charles Dickens, a young orphan who is able to triumph over many obstacles. Starring Dev Patel, Hugh Laurie and Tilda Swinton.

At Cinemark Perkins Rowe, AMC Baton Rouge 16, AMC Mall of La.15, Movie Tavern Ciitplace 11, Movie Tavern Juban Crossing and Malco Gonzales Cinema.

"TENET": PG-13 — A secret agent embarks on a dangerous, time-bending mission to prevent the start of World War III. Starring John David Washington, Robert Pattinson and Elizabeth Debicki.

At Cinemark Perkins Rowe, AMC Baton Rouge 16, AMC Mall of La. 15, Movie Tavern Citiplace 11, Movie Tavern Juban Crossing and Malco Gonzales Cinema. 

"UNHINGED": Rated R — A young woman is harassed by a seemingly unstable stranger after a road rage incident. Starring Russell Crowe, Caren Pistorius, Gabriel Bateman, Jimmi Simpson and Austin P. McKenzie. 

At Cinemark Perkins Rowe, AMC Baton Rouge 16 and AMC Mall of La. 15, Movie Tavern Citiplace 11, Movie Tavern Juban Crossing and Malco Gonzales Cinema.

"WORDS ON BATHROOM WALLS": Rated PG-13 — Schizophrenic teen Adam Petrazelli, who wants to become a chef, is expelled from his high school. At a new school, he meets Maya, who inspires him not to be defined by his condition. Starring Charlie Plummer, Andy García, Taylor Russell, AnnaSophia Robb, Beth Grant, Molly Parker and Walton Goggins.

At Cinemark Perkins Rowe, AMC Baton Rouge 16 and AMC Mall of La. 15, Movie Tavern Juban Crossing and Malco Gonzales Cinema.


Email Judy Bergeron at jbergeron@theadvocate.com.