Vinnie Penn At the Movies

960 WELI Radio Personality Vinnie Penn gives you a sneak peek at movies playing in Connecticut theaters now and opening this weekend.

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  • Bolshoi Ballet: La Bayadere

    Bolshoi Ballet: La Bayadere

    • Program
    • 200 mins

    The must-see theatrical event La Bayadere comes to cinemas across the U.S. on Sunday, Jan. 20 only, captured live the same day from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow. The temple dancer Nikiya and the warrior Solor fall deeply in love, igniting heated passions and murderous intrigues when the Rajah and his daughter Gamzatti discover Nikiya and Solor's forbidden love. La Bayadere is one of the greatest works in classical ballet history - a story of love, death and vengeful judgment, set in India. Dazzling sets and costumes, with one of the most iconic scenes in ballet, the "Kingdom of the Shades," illuminate the tragic tale of the temple dancer Nikiya's doomed love for the warrior Solor, and their ultimate redemption.

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  • Pacquiao vs. Broner

    Pacquiao vs. Broner

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    • Program
    • 300 mins

    Fathom Events and Showtime bring power, speed and a clash of styles to the big screen when two of boxing's most explosive punchers go toe-to-toe for the welterweight world title. Boxing's only eight-division world champion Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao returns to the U.S. to defend his title against former four-division world champion and must-see attraction Adrien "The Problem" Broner. Get ready for explosive action from bell to bell on Saturday, January 19 LIVE in theatres!

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  • Glass: The IMAX 2D Experience

    Glass: The IMAX 2D Experience

    • PG-13
    • Suspense, Thriller, SciFi, Fantasy
    • 129 mins

    From Unbreakable, Bruce Willis returns as David Dunn as does Samuel L. Jackson as Elijah Price, known also by his pseudonym Mr. Glass. Joining from Split are James McAvoy, reprising his role as Kevin Wendell Crumb and the multiple identities who reside within, and Anya Taylor-Joy as Casey Cooke, the only captive to survive an encounter with The Beast. Following the conclusion of Split, Glass finds Dunn pursuing Crumb's superhuman figure of The Beast in a series of escalating encounters, while the shadowy presence of Price emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.

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  • Glass

    Glass

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    • PG-13
    • Suspense, Thriller, SciFi, Fantasy
    • 129 mins

    From Unbreakable, Bruce Willis returns as David Dunn as does Samuel L. Jackson as Elijah Price, known also by his pseudonym Mr. Glass. Joining from Split are James McAvoy, reprising his role as Kevin Wendell Crumb and the multiple identities who reside within, and Anya Taylor-Joy as Casey Cooke, the only captive to survive an encounter with The Beast. Following the conclusion of Split, Glass finds Dunn pursuing Crumb's superhuman figure of The Beast in a series of escalating encounters, while the shadowy presence of Price emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.

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  • Wonders of the Sea 3D

    Wonders of the Sea 3D

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    • Program, Documentary
    • 100 mins

    In cinemas for one night on Thursday, January 17, Wonders of the Sea 3D takes viewers on a trip under the ocean, capturing incredible footage of rarely seen sea creatures, while warning about the impacts of climate change. Jean Michel Cousteau and his children Celine and Fabien embark on a voyage to discover the ocean as never before seen and learn more about the threats that put our ocean at risk. Narrated by renowned environmentalist Arnold Schwarzenegger, Wonders of the Sea showcases awe-inspiring scenery, in breathtaking 3D. These rarely-seen multicolored creatures performing in an exceptionally vibrant underwater world will fascinate, educate and entertain the whole family.

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  • Dragon Ball Super: Broly

    Dragon Ball Super: Broly

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    • PG
    • Animation, SciFi, Fantasy
    • 100 mins

    A planet destroyed, a powerful race reduced to nothing. After the devastation of Planet Vegeta, three Saiyans were scattered among the stars, destined for different fates. While two found a home on Earth, the third was raised with a burning desire for vengeance and developed an unbelievable power. And the time for revenge has come. Destinies collide in a battle that will shake the universe to its very core!Goku is back to training hard so he can face the most powerful foes the universes have to offer, and Vegeta is keeping up right beside him. But when they suddenly find themselves against an unknown Saiyan, they discover a terrible, destructive force.

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  • On The Basis Of Sex

    On The Basis Of Sex

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    • PG-13
    • Drama
    • 114 mins

    The film tells an inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the Supreme Court and overturn a century of gender discrimination. The feature will premiere in 2018 in line with Justice Ginsburg's 25th anniversary on the Supreme Court.

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  • A Dog's Way Home

    A Dog's Way Home

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    • PG
    • Drama
    • 95 mins

    A Dog's Way Home chronicles the heartwarming adventure of Bella, a dog who embarks on an epic 400-mile journey home after she is separated from her beloved human.

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  • The Upside

    The Upside

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    • PG-13
    • Comedy, Drama
    • 118 mins

    Inspired by a true story, The Upside is a heartfelt comedy about a recently paroled ex-convict (Kevin Hart) who strikes up an unusual and unlikely friendship with a paralyzed billionaire (Bryan Cranston).

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  • Bohemian Rhapsody - Sing Along

    Bohemian Rhapsody - Sing Along

    • PG-13
    • Program
    • 134 mins

    Bohemian Rhapsody is an enthralling celebration of Queen, their music, and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes and convention to become one of history's most beloved entertainers. Following Queen's meteoric rise, their revolutionary sound and Freddie's solo career, the film also chronicles the band's reunion, and one of the greatest performances in rock history.

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  • Replicas

    Replicas

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    • PG-13
    • SciFi, Fantasy
    • 107 mins

    After a car accident kills his family, a daring synthetic biologist (Reeves) will stop at nothing to bring them back, even if it means pitting himself against a government-controlled laboratory, a police task force, and the physical laws of science.

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  • F2: Fun and Frustration

    F2: Fun and Frustration

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    • Comedy, Drama
    • 130 mins

    After Venky, Varun also gets married thinking he can keep the wife in control but both of them gets frustrated with the marital life which generates fun.

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Coming Soon

  • The Royal Opera House: The Queen of Spades

    The Royal Opera House: The Queen of Spades

    Release date: Jan 22, 2019

  • Comédie-Française: Cyrano de Bergerac

    Comédie-Française: Cyrano de Bergerac

    Release date: Jan 23, 2019

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  • Cyrano de Bergerac presented by Comédie-Française

    Cyrano de Bergerac presented by Comédie-Française

    Release date: Jan 23, 2019

  • The Final Wish

    The Final Wish

    Release date: Jan 24, 2019

  • Thackeray (Marathi)

    Thackeray (Marathi)

    Release date: Jan 25, 2019