Triple Threat Tour—Enjoy a screening of Poor Boyz latest hit Every Day is a Saturday followed by a grand raffle and an after party with bar. 21+ with ID. Saturday, October 24. Doors open at 6:30pm, Show at 7:30 p.m. Presale tickets $10, $15 at the door. Egyptian Theatre, 700 W. Main St., 208-345-0454, egyptiantheatre.net.
Thrown Down Your Heart—The Boise City/Ada County Coalition for the Homeless sponsors this film that follows banjo aficionado Bela Fleck back through the little known history of the African instrument. The proceeds from this joyous film will benefit the existing homeless emergency services fund. Tuesday, Oct. 27, 7 p.m., $10. The Flicks, 646 Fulton St., theflicksboise.com.
Amelia—Hilary Swank stars as famed aviator Amelia Earhart, who made history in 1932 as the first woman to accomplish a solo cross-Atlantic flight. When she later attempted to fly around the world, pilot and plane vanished after a crash in the Pacific Ocean. Alongside Richard Gere and Ewan McGregor, Mira Nair has created a film that explores more than just the successes and fails of flight, but also the trials of love and relationship, and pressure of being America's newest sweetheart and inspiration. (PG) Flicks
Flame & Citron—This Scandinavian film documents the efforts of Bent Faurschou-Hviid, aka Flame and Jorgen Haagen Schmith, aka Citron. Together, the two Danish freedom fighters attempt to subvert the invading German army during World War Two, 1944. The Danish-subtitled drama stars Mads Mikkelsen, of Casino Royale villainy.
Saw IV—Special Agent Strahm is dead, and Detective Hoffman (Costas Mandylor) has emerged as the unchallenged successor to Jigsaw's twisted legacy. But as the FBI closes in, he sets in motion a game that is designed to reveal Jigsaw's grand scheme. (R) Edwards 22
The Stepfather—Nip Tuck's handsome blue-eyed Dylan Walsh takes an evil turn as the charming David, the new man in Michael's mother's (Sela Ward) life. Michael (Penn Badgley) knows David makes his mom happy, but something just ain't right about David and as Mr. Hyde begins to replace Dr. Stepdad, Michael has to find evidence to support his suspicions that David is a killer before the stepdaddy turns his deadly sights on his new family. This film looks to be a remake of the 1987 original starring Terry O'Quinn. (R) Edwards 9, Edwards 22