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Here's a look at big screen releases, home movie rentals and documentary and movies of interest - including 'Us,' 'Bohemian Rhapsody' and Portland International Film Festival

COURTESY: FATHOM EVENTS - 'Made in Abyss: Journey's Dawn' brings the Japanese animated TV show to United States theaters, including in Portland.Big screen

Last week, March 15

"Wonder Park"; "Five Feet Apart"; "The Mustang"; "The Aftermath"; "Captive State"; "The Hummingbird Project"

This week, March 22

"Us" (Universal), R, 116 minutes

About — A family's serenity turns to chaos when a group of doppelgangers begins to terrorize them; Stars — Lupita Nyongo, Elisabeth Moss, Anna Diop, Winston Duke; Director — Jordan Peele

"Hotel Mumbai" (Bleecker Street), R, 125 minutes

About — It's the true story of the Taj Hotel terrorist attack in Mumbai. Hotel staff risk their lives to keep everyone safe as people make unthinkable sacrifices to protect themselves and their families; Stars — Dev Patel, Armie Hammer, Nazanin Boniadi, Anupam Kher; Director — Anthony Maras

Next week, March 29

"Dumbo"; "The Beach Bum"; "Unplanned"

Note: Movie descriptions by IMDB, www.imdb.com

Home rentals

The latest top 10 digital movie purchases/rentals based on transaction rate, by Comscore:

1. "Bohemian Rhapsody"

2. "A Star is Born" (2018)

3. "Robin Hood" (2018)

4. "Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph"

5. "Can You Ever Forgive Me"

6. "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald"

7. "Free Solo"

8. "Instant Family"

9. "The Favourite"

10. "The Wife"

Other recent favorites: "Creed 2"; "A Star is Born" (2018); "The Little Mermaid"; "Overlord"

Upcoming events

• The Portland International Film Festival is taking place at Whitsell Auditorium, 1219 S.W. Park Ave., and elsewhere through March 21. For complete info: www.nwfilm.org.

• Tickets are on sale for "Made in Abyss: Journey's Dawn," the first film in the two-part "Made in Abyss" compendium, based on the "Made in Abyss" Japanese television series. It includes newly added scenes and dynamic storytelling and will screen at local theaters March 20 and 25. The theaters: Cedar Hills Crossing 16, 3200 S.W. Hocken Ave., Beaverton; Clackamas Town Center, 12000 S.E. 82nd Ave.; Century 16 Eastport, 4040 S.E. 82nd Ave.; Regal Lloyd Center 10, 1510 N.E. Multnomah Blvd; as well as in Tigard and Wilsonville. For tickets/more: www.FathomEvents.com.

• The remaining lineup at Feminist March film festival at the Hollywood Theatre, 4122 N.E. Sandy Blvd., is: "Obvious Child," 7:30 p.m. March 22; "Wonder Woman," 7:30 p.m. March 27; "Tank Girl," 7:30 p.m. March 29; "The Company of Wolves," 9:45 p.m. March 29; "Losing Ground," 7 p.m. March 30. For more: www.hollywoodtheatre.org.

• Reminder: The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is hosting "The Science Behind Pixar," an in-depth look at how Pixar Animation Studios puts out such wonderful animated movies. The exhibit continues at OMSI, 1945 S.E. Water Ave., through Sept. 3.

It's a highly hands-on interactive exhibit across 13,000 square feet with 60 stations that help teach visitors what goes into making an animated movie.

For more: www.omsi.edu.

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