At the movies
Here are some of the movies playing this week at Midway Mall Cinema 9. For more information, visit www.midwaycinema9.com.
Action/Drama/Biography – Rated R
This movie is based on the New York Times bestselling true story of heroism, courage and survival in the failed 2005 mission “Operation Red Wings.” Four Navy SEALS were tasked with the mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shahd. They are ambushed by the enemy in the mountains of Afghanistan and face an impossible moral decision as they are isolated from help and surrounded by a larger force of Taliban ready for war.
Directed by: Peter Berg
Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emilie Hirsch, Ben Foster, Ali Suliman, Alexander Ludwig and Eric Bana.
Rated R for strong bloody war violence and pervasive language.
The Wolf of Wall Street
This movie is based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, a Long Island penny Stockbroker, from his rise to a wealthy stockbroker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government. He served 20 months in prison for defrauding investors in a massive 1990s securities scheme that involved widespread corruption on Wall Street and in the corporate banking world.
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margo Robbie.
Rated R for sexual content, nudity, drug use, language and some violence.