The Duff, Now Playing at Elwood Cinemas!

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The Duff, Now Playing at Elwood Cinemas!

The movie is rated PG-13 and stars Mae Whitman, Bella Thorne and Robbie Amell.

CBS Films, Vast Entertainment, Lionsgate and director Ari Sandel present The Duff, based on the teen novel by Kody Keplinger.  Bianca Piper, played by Mae Whitman, is a typical high school senior. She has two beautiful best friends, who are bouncy and positive, while she holds down the practical, if not a bit cynical end of the group dynamic.

Her world is turned upside down when her elementary school best friend, turned womanizing hottie, Wesley tells her that she is the Duff, or Designated Ugly Fat Friend, who has been specifically selected to make her two best friends appear even hotter...

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McFarland, USA, Now Playing at Elwood Cinemas!

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McFarland, USA, Now Playing at Elwood Cinemas!

This movie is rated PG, and stars Kevin Costner, Maria Bello and Morgan Saylor.

Mayhem Pictures, Walt Disney Pictures Studio and director Niki Caro present McFarland, USA, based on the real life, 1987 story of the predominantly Latino cross-country track team from McFarland High School in California.

Jim White, played by Kevin Costner, is an educator and coach who has hopped from job to job, never finding true satisfaction. He begins another school year with yet another new job at the McFarland High School, where he is confronted with the many social issues that exist at this predominantly Latino school.

As he struggles to find common ground with his students, he notices their exceptional talent as runners...

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The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water Now Playing at Elwood Cinemas!

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The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water Now Playing at Elwood Cinemas!

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water is rated PG, and stars the voice talent of Antonio Banderas, Frankie Muniz, Clancy Brown, Tom Kenny and Bill Fagerbakke.

Paramount Animation, Nickelodeon Movies, United Plankton Pictures and director Paul Tibbitt present The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water, based on the Nickelodeon television series SpongeBob SquarePants created by Stephen Hillenburg.

A sinister pirate named Burger Beard has discovered a magic book that tells the story of SpongeBob SquarePants. The book’s magic lies in its ability to create in real life whatever is written within the pages. The last page of the book is missing, and Burger Beard is determined to find it...

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Fifty Shades of Grey, Now Playing at Elwood Cinemas!

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Fifty Shades of Grey, Now Playing at Elwood Cinemas!

This movie is rated R and stars Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan and Luke Grimes.

Focus Features, Michael De Luca Productions, Universal Pictures and director Sam Taylor-Johnson, present Fifty Shades of Grey. This movie is based on the 2011 best selling erotic novel, Fifty Shades of Grey, written by British author E. L. James. The novel is based on characters developed from a fan-fiction adaptation of Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight Series.

Ana Steele is a bright young student going to college in the Seattle area. Her friend Kate is the editor of the college newspaper, and she begs Ana to interview extremely rich and eligible bachelor Christian Grey for the college paper...

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American Sniper, LAST CHANCE at Elwood Cinemas on Thursday, February 19, 2015!

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American Sniper, LAST CHANCE at Elwood Cinemas on Thursday, February 19, 2015!

American Sniper is rated R, and stars Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller and Kyle Gallner.

Warner Brothers, Village Roadshow Films and director Clint Eastwood present American Sniper, based on the autobiography of Chris Kyle, entitled, American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History.

The movie is based on the real life trials of a US Navy Seal, in the wake of 9/11. Kyle is sent to Iraq to become a sniper, but his experiences set him apart from those he loves, and he has a difficult time coming to terms with his experiences. His time in war creates a great emotional distance between him and his expectant wife, which they struggle to overcome...

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LAST CHANCE for The Imitation Game, Thursday, February 12, 2015 at Elwood Cinemas!

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 LAST CHANCE for The Imitation Game, Thursday, February 12, 2015 at Elwood Cinemas!

The Imitation Game is rated PG-13 and stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley and Matthew Goode.

Black Bear Pictures, FilmNation Entertainment, the Weinstein Company and director Morten Tyldum present The Imitation Game, based on the biography, Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges.  Benedict Cumberbatch portrays the British cryptanalyst Alan Turing, who was a key player in breaking the German Enigma code during World War II.

The critically acclaimed movie begins in 1951, with an apparent break-in at mathematician Alan Turing’s home. As the detectives interrogate him about the incident, he begins to tell them all about his life and involvement with cryptography at Bletchley Park, during the war.

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LAST CHANCE for Birdman, Thursday, February 12, 2015 at Elwood Cinemas!

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LAST CHANCE for Birdman, Thursday, February 12, 2015 at Elwood Cinemas!

The Birdman movie is rated R, and stars Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton and Emma Stone.

New Regency Pictures, Fox Searchlight Entertainment and director Alejandro González Iñárritu, present Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance.

In this critically acclaimed dark comedy, Riggan Thomas thinks he is set for life, as the actor who played Birdman in a series of block buster super hero action movies.  He turns down a fourth movie in the franchise, but realizes that he has been type cast. Washed up and down on his luck, he tries to use his acting celebrity to put on a Broadway play.

With the help of a rag tag team of friends and associates, the staging and eventual premiere of his play goes horr...

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Last Chance to see The Boy Next Door, Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at Elwood Cinemas!

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Last Chance to see The Boy Next Door, Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at Elwood Cinemas!

The Boy Next Door is rated R and stars Jennifer Lopez, Ryan Guzman and Kristin Chenoweth.

Smart Entertainment, Blumhouse Pictures, Universal Studios and director Rob Cohen present The Boy Next Door, written by Barbara Curry.

Claire, played by Jennifer Lopez, is a young woman, in the midst of a divorce. Her work as a high school teacher keeps her busy during the day, so she does not have to focus on the difficulties in her life. At night, her mind will not let go of her heartbreaking situation.  When a handsome young neighbor moves in, she is taken by his obvious attraction to her. He makes her feel desirable and so she spends one torrid night with him.

As day breaks, and she returns to the world of high s...

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LAST CHANCE to see Strange Magic, Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Elwood Cinemas!

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LAST CHANCE to see Strange Magic, Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Elwood Cinemas!

Strange Magic is rated PG, and stars the voice talent of Evan Rachel Wood, Elijah Kelley and Kristin Chenoweth.

Industrial Light & Magic, Lucasfilm Animation and director Gary Rydstrom present Strange Magic. The movie is based on a story written by George Lucas that was inspired by William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Inspired by the pop music of the past six decades, Strange Magic shares the fantastic capers of mystical creatures that live in the land of make-believe. The kingdoms of magic and mystery have long existed side by side, but a magical potion changes all that. Now goblins, elves, fairies and imps try to gain its power, and protect those that they love.

For more information on Strange Ma...

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LAST CHANCE to see Paddington, Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Elwood Cinemas!

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LAST CHANCE to see Paddington, Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Elwood Cinemas!

Paddington is rated PG, and stars Nicole Kidman, Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters and Ben Whishaw as the voice of Paddington.

StudioCanal, Anton Capital Entertainment, and director Paul King present Paddington, based on the beloved children’s’ book character Paddington Bear. Paddington came to life in 1958, through the stories of Michael Bond, with illustrations by Peggy Fortnum.

In the deepest jungle of Peru, explorer Montgomery Clyde discovers a group of intelligent bears. He befriends them, and begins to teach them English. He introduces them to marmalade sandwiches, and all things British. Before he leaves, he tells them that they will always have a friend in London.

Disaster befalls this grou...

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