THE ASSISTANT R/Drama/Dir: Kitty Green (Julia Garner, Matthew Macfadyen, Makenzie Leigh) A day in the life of Jane, a recent college graduate and aspiring film producer, who has recently landed her dream job as a junior assistant to a powerful entertainment mogul. As she follows her daily routine, she becomes increasingly aware of the abuse that colors every aspect of her workday.

BIRDS OF PREY R/Action/Dir: Cathy Yan (Margot Robbie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Ewan McGregor) After breaking up with the Joker, comic book character Harley Quinn teams up with a gang of other tough female antiheroes to defeat the villainous Black Mask.

BLOODSHOT PG-13/Action/Dir: Dave Wilson (Vin Diesel, Eiza González, Sam Heughan) Based on a comic book. A soldier recently killed in action is brought back to life by a corporation as a superhero known as Bloodshot. With an arsenal of nanotechnology in his veins, he’s an unstoppable force. But the company has sway not only over his body, but over his mind and memories. He no longer knows what’s real and what’s not.

CALL OF THE WILD PG/Adventure/Dir: Chris Sanders (Karen Gillan, Harrison Ford, Cara Gee) Adapted from Jack London’s classic novel, this live-action/animation hybrid tells the story of a dog who is taken to the Yukon to join a sled team during the Gold Rush.

DOWNHILL R/Comedy, Drama/Dir: Nat Faxon, Jim Rash (Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Will Ferrell, Miranda Otto) Remake of “Force Majeure,” an edgy Swedish film, this American version skirts depth while going for laughs. A couple on a family vacation in the Alps is faced with questions about their marriage when, faced with a fake avalanche, the man grabs his phone and runs, leaving his wife and children to fend for themselves.

EMMA PG/Comedy/Dir: Autumn de Wilde (Anya Taylor-Joy, Johnny Flynn, Bill Nighy) Filmmakers love Jane Austen! A highly stylized, color-saturated portrayal of handsome, clever and rich Emma, a “queen bee” who must navigate the challenges of growing up, misguided matches and romantic missteps to recognize the love that has been in front of her all along.

FROZEN II PG/Animation, Adventure/Dir: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee (Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff, Idina Menzel) Does the eagerly anticipated sequel to the ubiquitous crowd-pleaser recapture the magic of the original? Despite its message of the importance of self-awareness, it’s a bit lackluster — but likely to please its intended audience.

IMPRACTICAL JOKERS PG-13/Comedy/Dir: Chris Henchy (Brian Quinn, Joe Gatto, James Murray) A humiliating high school mishap that occurred in 1992 sends the heroes on a road trip seeking redemption. They compete in hidden-camera challenges in a bid to turn back the clock.

THE INVISIBLE MAN R/Horror/Dir: Leigh Whannell (Elisabeth Moss, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Aldis Hodge) Trapped in a violent relationship with a wealthy and brilliant scientist, Cecilia escapes and disappears into hiding. When her abusive ex commits suicide and leaves her a fortune, she suspects his death was a hoax.

JUST MERCY PG-13/Drama/Dir: Destin Daniel Cretton (Brie Larson, Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx) Adapted from the book by lawyer Bryan Stevenson, who, after graduating from Harvard, turned his back on lucrative job offers and went to Alabama to defend wrongly condemned prisoners or those who were not afforded proper representation.

PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE R/Drama/Dir: Céline Sciamma (Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel, Luàna Bajrami) In 1760, Marianne is commissioned to paint the wedding portrait of Héloïse, a young woman who has just left the convent. Because she is a reluctant bride-to-be, Marianne arrives under the guise of companionship, observing Héloïse by day and secretly painting her by firelight at night. Héloïse’s portrait soon becomes a collaborative act of and testament to their love.

THE WAY BACK R/Drama/Dir: Gavin O’Connor (Ben Affleck, Janina Gavankar, Michaela Watkins) A divorced alcoholic who years ago walked away from a promising basketball career finds redemption coaching the basketball team at his alma mater.