Some national chains do not announce their opening weekend lineups in time for Gambit's print deadline. This is a partial list of films running in the New Orleans area this weekend.

OPENINGS

"The Harvesters" — A young boy learns to love a new, orphan brother who his fiercely religious mother has brought home. Zeitgeist Theatre & Lounge.

"Joker" (R) — Joaquin Phoenix stars as Arthur Fleck, the troubled man who becomes the iconic nemesis of Batman. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Hammond Palace 10, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Broad Theater, Chalmette Movies, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Memory — The Origins of Alien" — Alexandre O. Philippe writes and directs this documentary about Ridley Scott's sci-fi movie. Zeitgeist Theatre & Lounge.

"Semper Fi" (R) — Jai Courtney stars as a police officer who has to decide between the law and helping his imprisoned brother. Chalmette Movies.

"The True Don Quixote" — Tim Blake Nelson, starring as himself, becomes inspired by old tales and anoints himself Don Quixote. Chalmette Movies.

NOW SHOWING

"47 Meters Down: Uncaged" (PG-13) — Teenage girls take a dive near an underwater city full of hungry sharks. Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Abominable" (PG) — A Yeti must make his way home in this animated adventure featuring the voices of Chloe Bennet and Albert Tsai. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Hammond Palace 10, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Chalmette Movies, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Ad Astra" (PG-13) — Astronaut Roy McBride (Brad Pitt) seeks to uncover the truth behind a doomed expedition that included his father. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Hammond Palace 10, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Chalmette Movies, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Angel Has Fallen" (R) — Secret Service agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) must find out who framed him for the attempted assassination of the U.S. president. AMC Westbank Palace 16, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"The Angry Birds Movie 2" (PG) — Birds and pigs from the popular game for mobile devices take their beef to the next level in this animated sequel featuring the voices of Awkwafina and Bill Hader. Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Aquarela" (PG) — Victor Kossakovsky directs this documentary that shows water and ice in all their powerful forms, from around the world. AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"Before You Know It" — In this comedy co-written, directed by and starring Hannah Pearl Utt, sisters find out that the mother they thought was dead is actually alive and starring on a soap opera. AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"Brittany Runs a Marathon" (R) — Jillian Bell stars as a woman who decides to make a change in her life by training for the New York City Marathon. AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"Cuba — Journey to the Heart of the Caribbean" — The film presents an intimate look at Cuban culture, architecture and ecosystems through the eyes of its artists, historians and scientists. Entergy Giant Screen Theater, through Oct. 3.

"Dora and the Lost City of Gold" (PG) — Dora, a teenage explorer, and her friends go on an adventure to save her parents in this family-friendly adventure. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, The Grand 16 Slidell.

"Don't Let Go" (R) — After his family members are murdered, a man gets a call from a niece he thought was dead in this horror fantasy. AMC Westbank Palace 16.

"Downton Abbey" (PG) — The Crawley family welcomes special guests in this theatrical continuation of the popular TV series, starring Maggie Smith and Matthew Goode. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Hammond Palace 10, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Broad Theater, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Prytania Theatre, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"El Desencanto" — Director Jaime Chavarri's 1976 documentary revolves around the life of Spanish literary figure Leopoldo Panero. Zeitgeist Theatre & Lounge.

"The Goldfinch" (R) — After his mother is killed, a young boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy Upper East Side family in this movie based on the novel by Donna Tartt. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Good Boys" (R) — A trio of sixth grade boys skip school to check out a party in a crude comedy starring Jacob Tremblay ("Room"). AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Hidden Pacific" — This 3-D presentation profiles some of the Pacific Ocean's most beautiful islands and marine national monuments. Entergy Giant Screen Theater, through Oct. 3.

"Hobbs & Shaw" (PG-13) — Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham take on a genetically-enhanced villain (Idris Elba) in this spinoff of the "Fast & Furious" franchise. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Hurricane on the Bayou" — Meryl Streep narrates the documentary about areas affected by Hurricane Katrina. Entergy Giant Screen Theater, through Oct. 3.

"Hustlers" (R) — A savvy crew of former strippers (including Constance Wu and Jennifer Lopez) band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Hammond Palace 10, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Broad Theater, Chalmette Movies, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"It — Chapter Two" (R) — Nearly three decades after encountering the shape-shifting Pennywise, long-time friends must return to Derry, Maine. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Hammond Palace 10, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Broad Theater, Chalmette Movies, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Judy" (PG-13) — Renee Zellweger stars as Judy Garland in this biographical drama chronicling the performer's string of sold-out concerts in 1968. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, Broad Theater.

"The Lion King" (PG) — A young lion prince named Simba flees his kingdom to learn the meaning of responsibility in this live-action update of the 1994 Disney cartoon feature. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Hammond Palace 10, AMC Westbank Palace 16, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Nothing to Lose 2" (PG-13) — Alexandre Avancini and Sylvie Yarza direct the second part of Brazilian evangelist Edir Macedo's self-financed biographical drama. AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"One Child Nation" (R) — This documentary explores China's one-child policy and the generations shaped by this social experiment. Chalmette Movies.

"Overcomer" (PG) — A high school basketball team and its coach cope with the unexpected news that the town's manufacturing plant has shut down. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Hammond Palace 10, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"The Princess and the Frog" (PG) — A desperate waitress is set on a journey to turn a frog prince into a human being in this 2009 animated adventure. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16.

"Rambo — Last Blood" (R) — Sylvester Stallone returns as the Vietnam War veteran with a troubled past who applies his combat skills to one final mission. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Hammond Palace 10, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Chalmette Movies, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark" (PG-13) — A group of teens face their fears in this horror film based on the popular anthology by Alvin Schwartz. Chalmette Movies, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Villains" (R) — Amateur criminals (played by Bill Skarsgard and Maika Monroe) break into a house and stumble upon a dark secret about the homeowners. Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

SPECIAL SHOWINGS

"Bringing Up Baby" — A befuddled paleontologist (Cary Grant) is pursued by a flighty heiress (Katherine Hepburn) in this 1938 romantic comedy directed by Howard Hawks. At 10 a.m. Wednesday at Prytania Theatre.

"Elvis Unleashed" — See the Elvis '68 Comeback Special with alternative takes and new interviews with Dennis Quaid and others. At 7 p.m. Monday at AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"The Exorcist — Extended Cut" (R) — After a teenage girl is possessed, her mother seeks the help of priests in this horror film from director William Friedkin. At 10 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Movie Tavern Northshore.

"Friends 25th — The One with the Anniversary" — Select episodes of the hit sitcom starring Jennifer Aniston and Matthew Perry come to theaters. At 7 p.m. Wednesday at AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Hammond Palace 10, AMC Westbank Palace 16, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Ghostbusters (1984)" (PG) — Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis star as former parapsychology professors who set up shop as a ghost removal service. At 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday at AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

Hump Film Fest — Dan Savage's annual touring home porn festival features short films that celebrate sexual expression. For mature audiences. Thursday through Saturday at Broad Theater.

"Little Monsters (2019)" (R) — Lupita Nyong'o and Josh Gad star in this horror-comedy about a washed-up musician who teams up with a teacher to protect young children from a sudden outbreak of zombies. At 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, at AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16.

"Mean Girls" (PG-13) — Lindsay Lohan stars as a young woman who vies for the attention of the popular girls in this 2004 comedy. At 4:30 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. Thursday at Movie Tavern Northshore.

"Monty Python and the Holy Grail" (PG) — Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones direct this 1975 adventure comedy about King Arthur and his knights' search for the Holy Grail. At 10 p.m. Sunday at Prytania Theatre.

"The NeverEnding Story" (PG) — A troubled boy dives into a fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book in this 1984 adventure from director Wolfgang Petersen. At noon Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday at Movie Tavern Northshore.

"New Orleans Uncensored" — A Navy veteran becomes involved in the capture of waterfront racketeers in this 1955 film-noir. At 10 a.m. Sunday at Prytania Theatre.

"Poltergeist (1982)" (PG) — A family's home is haunted by demonic ghosts in this 1982 horror flick from director Tobe Hooper. At 11:59 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Prytania Theatre.

"Raiders of the Lost Ark" (PG) — An archaeologist named Indiana Jones (played by Harrison Ford) is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant. At 7 p.m. Wednesday at Movie Tavern Northshore.

"Rear Window (1954)" (PG) — James Stewart stars as a wheelchair-bound photographer who spies on his neighbors in this mystery from director Alfred Hitchcock. At 3 p.m. Sunday and Monday at Movie Tavern Northshore.

"The Shining" (R) — A family heads to an isolated hotel in director Stanley Kubrick's 1980 movie version of Stephen King's horror novel. At 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX; 10 p.m. Tuesday at Prytania Theatre.

"Sye Rae Narashimha Reddy" — This biographical action drama from India revolves around the life of Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. Tuesday at AMC Elmwood Palace 20.