Now Playing and Recent Movies in Theaters

Trailers (Cardinal picks).

Current movie trailers and more in theaters near Arlington Heights and northwest suburbs. Set 720p or 1080p for best quality.

'Phoenix Forgotten' Official Teaser Trailer (2017)

Watch the official teaser trailer for the sci-fi/horror found footage movie “Phoenix Forgotten,” starring Chelsea Lopez, Matt Biedel, and Justin Matthews. Directed by Justin Barber (Release Date: April 21 2017).

'The Great Wall' (2017) Official Trailer | Matt Damon, Zhang Yimou

Matt Damon plays a European mercenary in China during the Song dynasty. He encounters the Great Wall of China and meets Chinese soldiers who defend against monsters (Released February 17, 2017).

Hollywood white washing the practice of casting in the film industry of the United States which involves white actors cast in historically non-white character roles.

The Great Wall of China was panned and defended regarding whitewashing. The film, which was set in the Northern Song Dynasty of ancient China, sets white/male Matt Damon in the lead role of William Garin. Director Zhang Yimou defended the casting choice, stating that Damon is not playing a role that was originally conceived for a Chinese actor.

Patriots Day Official Movie Trailer from CBS Films (2016) About Boston Marathon Bombing

An account of the Boston Marathon bombing, PATRIOTS DAY is the powerful story of a community’s courage in the face of adversity.

In the aftermath of an unspeakable act of terror, Police Sergeant TOMMY SAUNDERS (Mark Wahlberg) joins courageous survivors, first responders and investigators in a race against the clock to hunt down the bombers before they strike again. Weaving together the stories of Special Agent RICHARD DESLAURIERS (Kevin Bacon), Police Commissioner ED DAVIS (John Goodman), Sergeant JEFFREY PUGLIESE (J.K. Simmons) and nurse CAROL SAUNDERS (Michelle Monaghan) this visceral and unflinching chronicle captures the suspense of one of the most sophisticated manhunts in law enforcement history and the strength of the people of Boston.