Here's a look at big screen releases, home movie rentals and documentary and movies of interest - including 'Blade Runner 2049,' 'My Little Pony: The Movie' and 'The Mummy'

COURTESY PHOTO - It's an image from the upcoming documentary 'Wasted! The Story of Food Waste'Big screen

Last week, Sept. 29

"American Made"; "Flatliners"

This week, Oct. 6

"Blade Runner 2049" (WB/Alcon), R, 163 minutes

About — A young blade runner's discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for 30 years; Stars — Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, Ana de Armas, Dave Bautista; Director — Denis Villeneuve

"My Little Pony: The Movie" (Lionsgate), PG, 99 minutes

About — In this animation, a dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria, where they meet new friends and challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship to save their home; Stars — Emily Blunt, Kristin Chenoweth, Liev Schreiber, Michael Pena; Director — Jayson Thiessen

"The Mountain Between Us" (20th Century Fox), PG-13, 103 minutes

About — Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow-covered mountain, and then must embark on a perilous journey to stay alive; Stars — Idris Elba, Kate Winslet, Beau Bridges, Dermot Mulroney; Director — Hany Abu-Assad

"The Florida Project" (A24), R, 115 minutes

About — Set over one summer in the shadow of Disney World, the film follows precocious 6-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother; Stars — Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Prince, Valeria Cotto, Bria Vinaite; Director — Sean Baker

Next week, Oct. 13

"Marshall"; "The Foreigner"

Note: Movie descriptions by IMDB,

Home rentals

The latest top 10 Video On Demand movies based on transaction rate, by Comscore:

1. "The Mummy"

2. "Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie"

3. "Baywatch"

4. "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"

5. "Rough Night"

6. "Megan Leavey"

7. "It Comes at Night"

8. "The Boss Baby"

9. "All Eyez on Me"

10. "Snatched"

Doc spotlight

"Wasted! The Story of Food Waste"

The Rockefeller Foundation has dedicated $130 million to cut food waste in half by 2030, and it has supported the Zero Point Zero and Anthony Bourdain documentary that could change how people buy, cook and eat food. Through the eyes of top chefs like Bourdain, Dan Barber, Mario Batali, Massimo Bottura and Danny Bowien, see how influential chefs make the most of every scrap and reject to feed more people and create a more sustainable food system. It's directed by Emmy Award winners Anan Chai and Nari Kye, and it opens Oct. 13 at Living Room Theater, 341 S.W. 10th Ave., and on Video On Demand. For more:

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