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Century 16 Anchorage and XD

301 East 36th Ave., Anchorage AK, 99503

Phone: (800)FANDANGO ext. 900#

Screens: 16

Accommodations: handicap, hearing

Showtimes

(Matinee/bargain show times are shown in parentheses.)

Dredd

Action/Adventure SciFi/Fantasy

The future America is an irradiated waste land. On its East Coast, running from Boston to Washington DC, lies Mega City One- a vast, violent metropolis where criminals rule the chaotic streets. The only force of order lies with the urban cops called "Judges" who possess the combined powers of judge, jury and instant executioner. Known and feared throughout the city, Dredd is the ultimate Judge, challenged with ridding the city of its latest scourge - a dangerous drug epidemic that has users of "Slo-Mo" experiencing reality at a fraction of its normal speed.

Rating: R

Running time: 1hr 36min

Rating: R

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (11:30 AM), (4:30), 9:25

Dredd 3D

Action/Adventure SciFi/Fantasy

The future America is an irradiated waste land. On its East Coast, running from Boston to Washington DC, lies Mega City One- a vast, violent metropolis where criminals rule the chaotic streets. The only force of order lies with the urban cops called "Judges" who possess the combined powers of judge, jury and instant executioner. Known and feared throughout the city, Dredd is the ultimate Judge, challenged with ridding the city of its latest scourge - a dangerous drug epidemic that has users of "Slo-Mo" experiencing reality at a fraction of its normal speed.

Rating: R

Running time: 1hr 36min

Rating: R

Wed 10/3: RealD 3D (12:20), (1:50), (2:50), (5:20), 7:00, 7:50, 10:20

End of Watch

Action/Adventure Drama

Young Los Angeles police officers Taylor and Zavala patrol the city's meanest streets of south central Los Angeles. The action unfolds through footage from the handheld HD cameras of the police officers, gang members, surveillance cameras, and citizens caught in the line of fire to create a riveting portrait of the city's most dangerous corners, the cops who risk their lives there every day, and the price they and their families are forced to pay.

Rating: R

Running time: 1hr 49min

Rating: R

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (11:45 AM), (2:20), (5:00), 7:35, 10:25

Finding Nemo

Animation Family Comedy

Life along the Great Barrier Reef is full of dangers when you are a tiny clown fish. And for Marlin, a single parent determined to protect his only son Nemo, there are constant fears and anxieties. When, on his first day of school, Nemo defies his father and swims off alone to investigate a boat, he is suddenly scooped up by a diver as Marlin helplessly watches. Marlin turns desperate as he frantically swims off in search for his son. As he passes a school of fish he bumps into Dory, an agreeable blue tang with severe short-term memory loss, who offers to help. Together this aquatic odd couple set out on an impossible mission, finding themselves in troubled waters and contending with such hazards as sharks, deadly angler fishes and a forest of jellyfish. Meanwhile, in a dentist's office overlooking Sydney Harbor, Nemo has landed in a fish tank that is home to a colorful group of characters who want to initiate him into their gang. When word of Marlin and Dory's ocean adventures gets back to Nemo, he is so thrilled to learn of his father's search for him that he becomes motivated to move forward with a daring escape plan of his own.

Rating: G

Running time: 1hr 41min

Rating: G

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (4:55)

Finding Nemo 3D

Animation

"Finding Nemo" follows the comedic and momentous journey of an overly protective clownfish named Marlin and his son Nemo -- who become separated in the Great Barrier Reef when Nemo is unexpectedly taken far from his ocean home and dumped into a fish tank in a dentist's office. Buoyed by the companionship of Dory, a friendly-but-forgetful Pacific regal blue tang, Marlin embarks on a dangerous trek and finds himself the unlikely hero of an epic effort to rescue his son -- who hatches a few daring plans of his own to return safely home. In 3D at select locations.

Rating: G

Running time: 1hr 40min

Rating: G

Wed 10/3: RealD 3D (11:35 AM), (2:10), 7:20, 9:50

Hotel Transylvania

Animation Comedy

Welcome to the Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up, free to be the monsters they are without humans to bother them. On one special weekend, Dracula has invited some of the world's most famous monsters - Frankenstein and his wife, the Mummy, the Invisible Man, a family of werewolves, and more - to celebrate his daughter Mavis's 118th birthday. For Drac, catering to all of these legendary monsters is no problem - but this could come crashing down when one ordinary guy stumbles on the hotel and takes a shine to Mavis.

Rating: PG

Running time: 1hr 31min

Rating: PG

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (11:40 AM), (2:00), (4:20), 7:40, 9:55

Hotel Transylvania 3D

Animation Comedy

Welcome to the Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up, free to be the monsters they are without humans to bother them. On one special weekend, Dracula has invited some of the world's most famous monsters - Frankenstein and his wife, the Mummy, the Invisible Man, a family of werewolves, and more - to celebrate his daughter Mavis's 118th birthday. For Drac, catering to all of these legendary monsters is no problem - but this could come crashing down when one ordinary guy stumbles on the hotel and takes a shine to Mavis. In 3D at select locations.

Rating: PG

Running time: 1hr 31min

Rating: PG

Wed 10/3: RealD 3D 6:50, 9:20

House at the End of the Street

Horror

Seeking a fresh start, newly divorced Sarah and her daughter Elissa find the house of their dreams in a small, upscale, rural town. But when startling and unexplainable events begin to happen, Sarah and Elissa learn the town is in the shadows of a chilling secret. Years earlier, in the house next door, a daughter killed her parents in their beds, and disappeared - leaving only a brother, Ryan, as the sole survivor. Against Sarah's wishes, Elissa begins a relationship with the reclusive Ryan - and the closer they get, the deeper they're all pulled into a mystery more dangerous than they ever imagined.

Rating: PG-13

Running time: 1hr 41min

Rating: PG-13

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (11:30 AM), (1:55), (4:35), 7:10, 9:45

Looper

Action/Adventure SciFi/Fantasy

In the futuristic action thriller Looper, time travel will be invented - but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target 30 years into the past, where a "looper" - a hired gun, like Joe - is waiting to mop up. Joe is getting rich and life is good... until the day the mob decides to "close the loop," sending back Joe's future self for assassination.

Rating: R

Running time: 1hr 58min

Rating: R

Wed 10/3: Cinemark XD 7:45, 10:35

Pitch Perfect

Comedy Musical

Beca is that girl who'd rather listen to what's coming out of her headphones than what's coming out of you. Arriving at her new college, she finds herself not right for any clique but somehow is muscled into one that she never would have picked on her own: alongside mean girls, sweet girls and weird girls whose only thing in common is how good they sound when they sing together. When Beca takes this acoustic singing group out of their world of traditional arrangements and perfect harmonies into all-new mash-ups, they fight to climb their way to the top of the cutthroat world of college a cappella. This could wind up either the coolest thing they'll ever do or the most insane, and it will probably be a little of both.

Rating: PG-13

Running time: 1hr 52min

Rating: PG-13

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (1:00), (4:00), 7:00, 10:00

Resident Evil: Retribution

Action/Adventure Horror SciFi/Fantasy

The Umbrella Corporation's deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race's last and only hope, Alice, awakens in the heart of Umbrella's most clandestine operations facility and unveils more of her mysterious past as she delves further into the complex. Without a safe haven, Alice continues to hunt those responsible for the outbreak; a chase that takes her from Tokyo to New York, Washington, D.C. and Moscow, culminating in a mind-blowing revelation that will force her to rethink everything that she once thought to be true. Aided by newfound allies and familiar friends, Alice must fight to survive long enough to escape a hostile world on the brink of oblivion. The countdown has begun.

Rating: R

Running time: 1hr 35min

Rating: R

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (12:25), (5:30), 10:30

Resident Evil: Retribution 3D

Action/Adventure Horror SciFi/Fantasy

The Umbrella Corporation's deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race's last and only hope, Alice, awakens in the heart of Umbrella's most clandestine operations facility and unveils more of her mysterious past as she delves further into the complex. Without a safe haven, Alice continues to hunt those responsible for the outbreak; a chase that takes her from Tokyo to New York, Washington, D.C. and Moscow, culminating in a mind-blowing revelation that will force her to rethink everything that she once thought to be true. Aided by newfound allies and familiar friends, Alice must fight to survive long enough to escape a hostile world on the brink of oblivion. The countdown has begun. In 3D at select locations.

Rating: R

Running time: 1hr 35min

Rating: R

Wed 10/3: RealD 3D (3:00), 8:00

TCM Presents E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial 30th Anniversary Event

Family Program

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial is coming back to the big screen in an exclusive one day only event on October 3rd in select movie theaters nationwide! Join NCM Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies and Universal as we celebrate 100 years of Universal Pictures with a special presentation of one of the most beloved tales of all time - E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial - in a newly remastered version made for the big screen.

Rating: No Rating

Running time: 2hr 15min

Rating: No Rating

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (2:00), 7:00

The Bourne Legacy

Action/Adventure

When a plan is put into motion by a top-secret government program to wipe out all the genetically modified killers it created, one such operative must flee in order to save his life

Rating: PG-13

Running time: 2hr 15min

Rating: PG-13

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (1:15)

The Master

Drama

After returning from the Second World War, a psychologically troubled drifter returns from the war and meets the charismatic leader of a new religion. The Master befriends the drifter to help him sort out his life and provide meaning. The drifter becomes his right-hand man and, after a while begins to question both his belief in the leader and his teachings as the organization grows and gains a fervent following.

Rating: R

Running time: 2hr 30min

Rating: R

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (4:25), 7:30, 10:30

Trouble with the Curve

Drama

Gus Lobel has been one of the best scouts in baseball for decades, but age is starting to catch up with him and the front office of the Atlanta Braves is starting to question his judgment. The one person who might be able to help is his daughter, Mickey, an associate at a high-powered Atlanta law firm whose drive and ambition has put her on the fast track to becoming partner. Mickey has never been close to her father, who was ill-equipped to be a single parent after the death of his wife.

Against her better judgment, and over Gus's objections, Mickey joins him on his latest scouting trip to North Carolina, jeopardizing her own career to save his. Forced to spend time together for the first time in years, each makes new discoveries.

Rating: PG-13

Running time: 1hr 51min

Rating: PG-13

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (11:35 AM), (12:55), (2:10), (3:35), (4:50), 6:10, 7:25, 8:45, 10:05

Won't Back Down

Drama

Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis play two determined mothers-, one a teacher, who will stop at nothing to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children. This powerful story of parenthood, friendship and courage mirrors events that are making headlines daily.

Rating: PG

Running time: 2hr 1min

Rating: PG

Wed 10/3: Digital Cinema (1:25), (4:15), 7:15, 10:15

Frankenweenie

Horror Animation Comedy

After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to life-with just a few minor adjustments. He tries to hide his home-sewn creation, but when Sparky gets out, Victor's fellow students, teachers and the entire town all learn that getting a new "leash on life" can be monstrous.

Rating: PG

Running time: 1hr 27min

Rating: PG

Thu 10/4: Digital Cinema 12:02 AM

Frankenweenie in Disney Digital 3D

Horror Animation Comedy

After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to life -- with just a few minor adjustments. He tries to hide his home-sewn creation, but when Sparky gets out, Victor's fellow students, teachers and the entire town all learn that getting a new "leash on life" can be monstrous.

Rating: PG

Running time: 1hr 27min

Rating: PG

Thu 10/4: RealD 3D 12:01 AM

Lawrence of Arabia 50th Anniversary Event: Digitally Restored

Program

On Thursday, October 4th, NCM Fathom Events and Sony Pictures Entertainment present a one-time only movie theater showing of one of the most popular and influential films in the history of cinema with Lawrence of Arabia 50th Anniversary Event: Digitally Restored at 7:00 PM local time, with special matinees in select theaters. The Director's Cut of the film was meticulously restored by Sony Pictures Entertainment in 4K at Sony Pictures' Colorworks from the original 65mm negative. The event will also include special behind the scenes extras, footage and interviews.

Rating: No Rating

Running time: 4hr 20min

Rating: No Rating

Thu 10/4: Digital Cinema (2:00), 7:00

Ballet in Cinema: La Sylphide from the Bolshoi Ballet

Program

La Sylphide is one of the world's oldest surviving romantic ballets, dating back to August Bournonville's 1836 version. The version presented today has been adapted by choreographer Johan Kobborg, and gleams anew at the Bolshoi Ballet. In La Sylphide, the human realm of a small Scottish community - evoked by traditional folk songs in Herman Løvenskiold's score - meets the spiritual when James, a classic Romantic hero, is utterly bewitched by a beautiful sylph whom he is unable to touch.

Rating: No Rating

Running time: 2hr 10min

Rating: No Rating

Sun 10/7: Digital Cinema (12:00)

Tue 10/9: Digital Cinema 7:00

Gone With the Wind (1939)

Drama Romance Classic

All Titanic phenomena aside, David O. Selznick's adaptation of Margaret Mitchell's sweeping Civil War romance is still king of the movie world.

Rating: G

Running time: 3hr 42min

Rating: G

Wed 10/10: Cinemark XD (2:00), 7:00

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