Dinner for Shmucks--Steve Carell plays an “idiot” who Is befriended by a rising executive who’s goal is to find and bring the biggest loser to the boss’ monthly dinner. Thursday, Dec. 2, 7 p.m. $1 general, FREE for Boise State students and staff. Boise State Special Events Center, 1800 University Drive, sub.boisestate.edu.
Family: The First Circle--The Boise premiere of the documentary that tells the story of local filmmaker Heather Rae’s personal story of the issues surrounding the foster care system. Produced and directed by Heather Rae. Proceeds benefit the CASA program. Wednesday, Dec. 8, 6:30 p.m. $25. Egyptian Theatre, 700 W. Main St., 208-345-0454, egyptiantheatre.net.
The Warrior’s Way--A young warrior is ordered to kill the last member of an enemy clan. His refusal to do so sends him fleeing from his enemies and conspiring with newfound allies to protect the child. (R) Edwards 9, Edwards 22.