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.

EVENTS

French Film Festival — The 22nd annual showcase of contemporary and classic French cinema also features live music and lectures. Opening 7:30 p.m. Friday at Prytania Theatre and running through Feb. 21. For more information, visit neworleansfilmsociety.org.

OPENINGS

"Alita: Battle Angel" (PG-13) — A young woman journeys to discover her true identity in this action-adventure from director Robert Rodriguez and writer James Cameron. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Broad Theater, Chalmette Movies, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Donnybrook" (R) — Men prepare to compete in a legendary bare-knuckle fight for $100,000 prize in this drama starring Frank Grillo and Jamie Bell. Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center.

"Happy Death Day 2U" (PG-13) — A young woman dies over and over again, unraveling dangers and more mysteries about her life. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Chalmette Movies, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Isn't It Romantic" (PG-13) — Rebel Wilson is disenchanted with love but finds herself stuck inside a fictional story in this comedic fantasy. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Chalmette Movies, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

NOW SHOWING

"Aquaman" (PG-13) — Arthur Curry learns his true calling is under the sea as the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis in this new superhero movie starring Jason Momoa and Amber Heard. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Antarctica: On the Edge 3D" — The documentary has the first-ever 3-D footage of the ever-changing, ice-covered continent. Entergy Giant Screen Theater.

"Blackkklansman" (R) — Spike Lee directs this drama about Ron Stallworth, the real-life African-American police officer who infiltrated the Colorado chapter of the Ku Klux Klan. Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Black Panther" (PG-13) — Chadwick Boseman stars as T'Challa, the heir to the kingdom of Wakanda, in this 2018 smash hit adaptation of the Marvel comic-book series. Regal Grand Espalande 14 & GPX.

"Bohemian Rhapsody" (PG-13) — Rami Malek ("Mr. Robot") stars as Freddie Mercury in this biopic about the rock band Queen. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Bumblebee" (PG-13) — Hailee Steinfeld stars in this "Transformers" prequel about a young girl who discovers a battle-scarred robot. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16.

"Cold Pursuit" (R) — A snow-plow driver (Liam Neeson) seeks revenge for the death of his drug-addicted son. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Cold War" (PG-13) — A music director and singer fall in love in Poland during the Cold War in this romantic drama written and directed by Pawel Pawlikowski. Broad Theater.

"Destroyer" (R) — A detective's past comes back to haunt her in this crime drama starring Nicole Kidman and directed by Karyn Kusama. AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"A Dog's Way Home" (PG) — A dog named Bella goes on a 400-mile trek home after being separated from her owner. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Dragon Ball Super: Broly" (PG) — Based on the popular anime series, this animated action movie features Goku and Vegeta squaring off against a warrior who is unlike any fighter they've encountered. AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga" — In this Hindi romantic comedy, a woman copes with her family's desire for her to get married. AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"Escape Room" (PG-13) — A group of strangers must find a way out of an escape room in this horror movie starring Deborah Ann Woll, Tyler Labine and Taylor Russell. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Chalmette Movies, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"The Favourite" (R) — A frail queen's feelings are toyed with by her close friend and a new servant in this historical comedy. Olivia Colman, Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz star. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, Broad Theater, Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"Glass" (PG-13) — The worlds of writer-director M. Night Shyamalan's "Unbreakable" and "Split" collide in this mystery about humans with supernatural abilities. James McAvoy, Bruce Willis and Samuel L. Jackson star. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Chalmette Movies, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14, Regal Grand Esplanade & GPX.

"Green Book" (PG-13) — An Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver for an African-American classical pianist in this drama starring Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"If Beale Street Could Talk" (R) — Writer-director Barry Jenkins adapts James Baldwin's novel about a pregnant woman fighting to prove her fiance's innocence. Broad Theater.

"The Kid Who Would Be King" (PG) — A kid discovers he could be the heir to Excalibur in this family-friendly fantasy from writer-director Joe Cornish. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Chalmette Movies, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part" (PG) — Everything is not awesome in this sequel to the animated hit, featuring the voices of Chris Pratt and Elizabeth Banks. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Broad Theater, Chalmette Movies, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Miss Bala" (PG-13) — Gina Rodriguez ("Jane the Virgin") stars as a woman who is drawn into a world of crime to save her family. Anthony Mackie co-stars. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"The Mule" (R) — Clint Eastwood directs and stars in this crime drama about a 90-year-old World War II veteran who transports cocaine for a drug cartel. The Grand 16 Slidell.

"Oceans — Our Blue Planet 3D" — This BBC Earth film transports audiences to the depths of the globe's waters. Entergy Giant Screen Theater.

"On the Basis of Sex" (PG-13) — Felicity Jones stars as Ruth Bader Ginsburg in this biographical drama about the U.S. Supreme Court Justice's early career. Cinebarre Canal Place 9.

"Oscar Nominated Shorts" — Exclusive presentations of Academy Award-nominated live-action, animated and documentary shorts are screened. AMC Elmwood Palace 20, Prytania Theatre.

"The Prodigy" (R) — A mother worries about her son's disturbing behavior in this horror film starring Taylor Schilling ("Orange is the New Black"). AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Chalmette Movies, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Serenity" (R) — A fishing boat captain (Matthew McConaughey) reckons with his past as his ex-wife (Anne Hathaway) tracks him down with a plea for help. The Grand 16 Slidell.

"Shoplifters" (R) — A family of small-time crooks takes in a child in this Japanese crime drama written and directed by Hirokazu Koreeda. Broad Theater.

"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" (PG) — In the new animated Spider-Man story, Miles Morales is a teen who gets Spidey senses and travels into different dimensions, meeting other heroes with similar powers. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, The Grand 16 Slidell, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"A Star is Born" (R) — Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga star in this remake about a ragged musician who falls in love with a young, undiscovered female singer. Regal Grand Esplanade 14 & GPX.

"They Shall Not Grow Old" (R) — Peter Jackson directs this documentary about World War I commemorating the centennial of the end of the war. AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"The Upside" (PG-13) — Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston star in this remake of the 2011 French film “The Intouchables,” in which a wealthy quadriplegic man hires an assistant with a criminal record. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Chalmette Movies, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Vice" (R) — Christian Bale stars as former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney in this biographical drama from writer-director Adam McKay ("The Big Short"). AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"The Wandering Earth" — A Chinese science-fiction movie about a group of young people who fight to save Earth's future as the sun dies and the planet spins out of orbit. AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"What Men Want" (R) — Taraji P. Henson stars as a sports agent who can hear men's thoughts. Tracy Morgan and Kellan Lutz co-star. AMC Dine-In Clearview Palace 12, AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16, Broad Theater, Chalmette Movies, Cinebarre Canal Place 9, The Grand 16 Slidell, Movie Tavern Northshore, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

SPECIAL SHOWINGS

"Beauty & the Beast (1946)" — A mysterious beast holds a young woman he wishes to marry captive in this fantasy directed by Jean Cocteau. At 10 a.m. Sunday at Prytania Theatre.

"Best Picture Showcase Day" — All-day screening of 2019 Oscar-nominated best pictures, featuring "The Favorite," "Blackkklansman" and "Bohemian Rhapsody." At 11 a.m. Saturday at AMC Elmwood Palace 20.

"Casablanca" (PG) — A nightclub owner protects his former lover and her husband from Nazis in Morocco in this 1942 drama. Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman star. At 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday at Movie Tavern Northshore.

"Dirty Dancing (1987)" (PG-13) — While vacationing at a resort, a young woman (Jennifer Grey) falls in love with the camp's dance instructor (Patrick Swayze). At 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday at AMC Elmwood Palace 20, AMC Westbank Palace 16; 7 p.m. only Wednesday at Cinebarre Canal Place 9, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"Grease" (PG-13) — Summer lovers reignite their flame when they find out they attend the same high school in this 1978 musical starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John. At 10 a.m. Wednesday and 8 p.m. Thursday at Prytania Theatre.

"Josh Groban from Madison Square Garden" — The singer's sold out performance comes to the silver screen, with guest appearances from Idina Menzel and Jennifer Nettles. At 7 p.m. Wednesday at AMC Elmwood Palace 20, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"My Fair Lady" (G) — A snobby professor agrees to make a flower girl more presentable to high society in this 1964 musical starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison. At 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday at AMC Westbank Palace 16, AMC Elmwood Palace 20; 1 p.m. only Sunday at Cinebarre Canal Place 9, Regal Covington Stadium 14.

"The Princess Bride" (PG) — A pirate (Cary Elwes) encounters fantastical obstacles to be reunited with his true love (Robin Wright) in this 1987 adventure from director Rob Reiner. At 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Broad Theater.

"The Sons of Tennessee Williams" — A documentary about New Orleans men who created popular drag balls starting in the late 1950s. Directed by Tim Wolff. At 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Prytania Theatre.

"The Rocky Horror Picture Show" (R) — A young couple has to stop at the bizarre residence of Dr. Frank-N-Furter (Tim Curry). A comedic/musical/cult classic co-starring Susan Sarandon. At 11:59 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Prytania Theatre.

"To Kill a Mockingbird" — Gregory Peck stars as Atticus Finch, a lawyer defending a black man in the Depression-era South, in this 1962 adaptation of Harper Lee's novel. At 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday at Movie Tavern Northshore.