“The Dark Tower,” opens at 7 p.m. Thursday: Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey are locked in battle in this adaptation of Stephen King’s sci-fi Western. Rated PG-13. Time: 1:35.
“Detroit,” opens at 7 p.m. Thursday: Kathryn Bigelow, who won an Oscar for “The Hurt Locker,” commemorates the 50th anniversary of this city’s riots with a drama about those events starring John Boyega and Anthony Mackie. Rated R. Time: 2:22.
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“Kidnap,” opens at 7 p.m. Thursday: When her son is kidnapped, a single mom (Halle Berry) doesn’t want to wait for the police. She jumps in her minivan and sets off in pursuit. Rated R. Time: 1:34.
“An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power,” opens Friday: Ten years later, former veep Al Gore updates his fight for renewable energy in a new documentary. Rated PG. Time: 1:38.
“Landline,” opens Friday: Jenny Slate reunites with her “Obvious Child” director, Gillian Robespierre, in this story about a dysfunctional family (including John Turturro and Edie Falco) coping with infidelity. Rated R. Time: 1:37.
“Lady Macbeth,” opens Friday: In this Victorian saga based on a Russian novella, a young woman rebels against her horrific marriage. Rated R. Time: 1:29.