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The Projector: Movies opening Friday, January 28

OPENING

The mechanic--Starring the tireless Jonathan Statham as Arthur, a meticulous assassin with a hunger for revenge. Problems surface when he reluctantly brings in a young sidekick in training. (R) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

The Rite--As a priest with a fine knowledge of the underworld, Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins) introduces a young seminary student to exorcisms and the Vatican's dense history. (PG-13) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

CONTINUING

Black Swan--Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis star as a ballerina and her understudy in an exploration of vicious backstage rivalry. Suspenseful thriller in the world of professional ballet. See review at boiseweekly.com. (R) Flicks

Made in Dagenham--Sally Hawkins, Bob Hoskins and many more star in the true story of women machinists who, after fighting for equal wages, left their jobs at the Ford Motor Company in England in 1968. See review at boiseweekly.com. (R) Flicks

No Strings Attached--Platonic friends Emma (Natalie Portman) and Adam (Ashton Kutcher) make a conscious decision to take their friendship to the next level of intimacy, asking themselves if they can remove their emotions and keep it purely physical. (R) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

Rabbit Hole--Nicole Kidman and Aaron Eckhart star as a happily married couple who lose their son in a tragic accident. Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning play by David Lindsay-Abaire. (PG-13) Flicks

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

Two Wheels Two Planks--Vermont-based photographer Brian Mohr and his companion Emily Johnson skied and biked through Norway and documented their journey. This slide show/video presentation of the trip is part of the duo's ongoing Wild People, Wild Places series. A raffle will follow the screening. Saturday, Jan. 29, 6:30 p.m., FREE, $5 raffle tickets, Idaho Mountain Touring, 1310 Main St., Boise, 208-336-3854, idahomountaintouring.com.

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