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New movies: ‘Pompeii,’ ‘Barefoot’ and more

Updated: 2014-02-18T20:47:46Z

‘3 Days to Kill’

Opens at 8 Thursday

Kevin Costner stars as a fatally ill government agent who is offered an experimental drug that could save his life — if he carries out one last, dangerous assignment for another shadowy figure (Amber Heard). Rated PG-13 | Time: 1:53

‘Pompeii’

Opens at 10 Thursday

“Game of Thrones’ ” Kit Harington (aka Jon Snow) gets his first leading role in this giant-sized 3-D epic about the doomed Roman city that was destroyed by volcano, tsunami and earthquake in one really, really bad day. With Kiefer Sutherland and Jared Harris. Rated PG-13 | Time: 1:45

‘In Secret’

Opens Friday in limited release

In this adaptation of Émile Zola’s 1867 novel, “Thérèse Raquin,” Elizabeth Olsen is a beautiful, frustrated young wife who takes a lover (Oscar Isaac of “Inside Llewyn Davis”) and schemes to murder her husband (Tom Felton of the “Harry Potter” series). Rated R | Time: 1:47

‘Barefoot’

Opens Friday in limited release

A black-sheep son (Scott Speedman), hoping to persuade his wealthy family that he’s turned his life around, brings home a free-spirited woman (Evan Rachel Wood) for his brother’s wedding. Rated PG-13 | Time: 1:30

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