American Assassin (R) Drama – Dylan O’Brian is counter-terrorism operative Mitch Rapp in the first adaptation of a Vince Flynn best-seller. With Michael Keaton
Mother (R) Horror – Daren Aronofsky (Black Swan, Noah) spins out a religious allegory ripe with violent imagery. Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Michelle Pfeiffer.
9/11 (R) Drama – Five people are trapped in a stuck elevator in the World Trade Center on 9/11/2001. Starring Charlie Sheen, Gina Gershon, Whoopi Goldberg, Luis Guzman. Low-budget effort really has nothing to say about that terrible day.