“War for the Planet of the Apes,” opens at 7 p.m. Thursday: In this third installment, Caesar (Andy Serkis) gets angry as he guides his apes in a battle against humans, led by a brutal Woody Harrelson. Rated PG-13. Time: 2:13.
“Wish Upon,” opens Friday: A music box grants a teen seven wishes, with deadly consequences. Rated PG-13. Time: 1:29.
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“A Very Sordid Wedding,” opens Friday: Writer-director Del Shores follows up his 2000 comedy “Sordid Lives” with this tale of a gay wedding in small-town Texas. Bonnie Bedelia and Whoopi Goldberg star. Not rated. Time: 1:49.
“The Tree,” opens Friday: Local filmmakers Stephen Wallace Pruitt and Mary Settle Pruitt based this story on his late mother: An 88-year-old (played by KC actress Joicie Appell) takes a road trip from Wamego, Kan., to see her friend in Terre Haute, Ind. Not rated. Time: 1:35.