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The Projector: Movies opening Friday, May 20


Bloodworth--Kris Kristofferson stars as country musician E.F. Bloodworth, who chooses a life on the road over his family and tries to make amends 40 years later. Dwight Yoakam, Val Kilmer, W. Earl Brown and Hillary Duff co-star. Featuring new music from T Bone Burnett (Crazy Heart), Kris Kristofferson and Hank Williams III. (R) Flicks

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides 3D--Johnny Depp reprises his role of everybody’s favorite pirate in the latest installment of the Disney franchise. Penelope Cruz and Ian McShane co-star. (PG-13) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

POM Wonderful Presents The Greatest Movie Ever Sold--Morgan Spurlock’s (Super Size Me) latest movie explores the world of product placement and advertising in feature films. (PG-13) Flicks


Bike-In Movie Night--Special screening of a short “bike noir” film by local filmmaker Zach Voss, followed by The Triplets of Bellville. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy a New Belgium beer while you watch. Friday, May 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Boise Bicycle Project, 1027 Lusk St., Boise, 208-429-6520,

Heavy Metal--Animated Canadian film by director Ivan Reitman, inspired by stories published in Heavy Metal magazine. Friday, May 20, 8 p.m. $5. Visual Arts Collective, 3638 Osage St., Garden City, 208-424-8297,

Race to Nowhere--Documentary about how to prepare today’s kids to become tomorrow’s leaders. Sunday, May 22, 1-3 p.m. $10 adv., $15 door. Boise State Special Events Center, 1800 University Drive, Boise,

Welcome to Shelbyville--A small town comes to grips with a demographic shift as immigrants move in. Presented by Welcoming Boise in the spirit of fostering a hospitable environment. A panel discussion will follow the movie. Monday, May 23, 7-9 p.m. FREE. Boise State Special Events Center, 1800 University Drive, Boise,

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