Movies opening this week


Breakthrough (PG) A mother prays for her son to come back from the brink of death after an apparent drowning.

Penguins (G) The story of Steve, an Adélie penguin, on a quest to find a life partner and start a family.


The Curse of La Llorona (R) A social worker and her small kids are drawn into a frightening supernatural realm.

Girls of the Sun (not rated) A Kurdish female battalion prepares to take back a town from extremists.

Little Woods (R) A modern western about two sisters (Lily James and Tessa Thompson) who work outside the law to better their lives.

Peterloo (PG-13) The story of the 1819 Peterloo Massacre in Manchester, England. Directed by Mike Leigh.

Teen Spirit (PG-13) With the help of an unlikely mentor, a shy teenager (Elle Fanning) enters a singing competition.