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Here's a look at big screen releases, home movie rentals and documentary and movies of interest - including 'The Gentlemen,' 'The Turning,' 'The Last Full Measure' and 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'

COURTESY PHOTO: NORTHWEST FILM CENTER - The Aretha Franklin concert film 'Amazing Grace' is part of the Reel Music festlval.Big screen

Last week, Jan. 17

"Bad Boys for Life"; "Dolittle"

This week, Jan. 24

"The Gentlemen" (STXfilms), R, 113 minutes

About — A British drug lord tries to sell off his highly profitable empire to a dynasty of Oklahoma billionaires; Stars — Matthew McConaughey, Charlie Hunnam, Michelle Dockery, Jeremy Strong; Director — Guy Ritchie

"The Turning" (Universal Pictures), PG-13, 94 minutes

About — A young governess is hired by a man who has become responsible for his nephew and niece after the deaths of their parents; Stars — Mackenzie Davis, Finn Wolfhard, Brooklynn Prince, Karen Egan; Director — Floria Sigismondi

"The Last Full Measure" (Roadside Attractions), R, 110 minutes

About — Thirty-four years after his death, Airman William H. Pitsenbarger Jr. ("Pits") is awarded the nation's highest military honor for his actions on the battlefield; Stars — Christopher Plummer, Samuel L. Jackson, Sebastian Stan, Bradley Whitford; Director — Todd Robinson

Next week, Jan. 31

"Gretel & Hansel"; "The Rhythm Section"; "The Assistant"

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

Home rentals

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

1. "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood"

2. "Hustlers"

3. "Rambo: Last Blood"

4. "Ad Astra"

5. "Downton Abbey"

6. "Judy"

7. "Abominable"

8. "Angel Has Fallen"

9. "It: Chapter Two"

10. "Good Boys"

Other recent favorites: "Home Alone" (1990)

COURTESY PHOTO: NORTHWEST FILM CENTER - 'The Last Waltz' is showing at Reel Music.Upcoming event

• The 37th Reel Music festival, which features films with music themes and stories, takes place Jan. 24-Feb. 16 at Whitsell Auditorium, 1219 S.W. Park Ave., put on by the Northwest Film Center.

Genres include jazz, blues, folk, rock, electronic, world and classical.

Tickets: $5-$10, www.nwfilm.org.

It begins 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, with "Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and the Band." The rest of the lineup: "The Last Waltz," 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25; "Lisbon Beat," 6 p.m. Jan. 25; "Who Let the Dogs Out," 8 p.m. Jan. 25; "Amazing Grace," 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26; "Gimme Shelter," 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27; "The Harder They Come" and "No Place Like Home," 6:30 p.m. Feb. 1; "Mr. Jimmy," 7 p.m. Feb. 2; "You Gave Me a Song: The Life and Music of Alice Gerrard," 7 p.m. Feb. 7; "Other Music," 7 p.m. Feb. 8; Northwest Music Video Showcase, 7 p.m. Feb. 12; "Where Does a Body End?," 7 p.m. Feb. 15; "The Unicorn," 4:30 p.m. Feb. 16.

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