opening friday

If You Build It (not rated) A year spent in one of the country’s most innovative classrooms.

In Secret (R) In 1860s Paris, a sexually repressed young woman (Elizabeth Olsen) is trapped in a loveless marriage. With Jessica Lange.

Omar (not rated) Oscar-nominated thriller about love and betrayal on the West Bank.

Pompeii (PG) A slave-turned-gladiator fights to save his beloved from the destruction of Mount Vesuvius.

Tim’s Vermeer (PG-13) Inventor Tim Jenison seeks to understand the painting techniques used by Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer. Directed by the silent half of Penn & Teller.

3 Days to Kill (PG-13) A dying Secret Service agent (Kevin Costner) is offered an experimental drug that could save his life, in exchange for one last assignment. With Hailee Steinfeld.