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The Big Screen

Last week

“When The Game Stands Tall”; “Sin City: A Dame To Kill For”; “If I Stay”; “Island of

Lemurs: Madagascar 3D”;

“Life After Beth”

This week, Aug. 29:

“The Trip To Italy” (IFC), PG-13, 108 minutes

About — A Cinema 21 film, it’s about two men and six meals in different places in Italy; Stars — Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon, Rosie Fellner; Director — Michael Winterbottom

Next week, No film openings of note; on Sept. 12: “Dolphin Tale 2”; “No Good Deed”; “Love Is Strange”; “The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby”

Movies in the Park

Entertainment at 6:30 p.m., music, popcorn and movies at dusk at Portland parks:

Friday, Aug. 29: “The Little Mermaid,” Mt. Scott Park, Southeast 72nd Avenue/Harold Street; Portland Film Festival, titles TBA (portlandfilmfestival.com), Wallace Park, Northwest 25th Avenue/Raleigh Street

Saturday, Aug. 30: Portland Film Festival, titles TBA

(portlandfilmfestival.com),

Wallace Park, Northwest 25th Avenue/Raleigh Street

Sunday, Aug. 31: Portland Film Festival, titles TBA

(www.portlandfilmfestival.com), Wallace Park, Northwest 25th Avenue/Raleigh Street; “Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark,” Overlook Park, North Fremont Street/Interstate Avenue

Home rentals

The top 10 digital movie purchases based on consumer transaction rate, by Rentrak:

1. “The Other Woman”

2. “Noah”

3. “Divergent”

4. “Heaven Is For Real”

5. “Transcendence”

6. “Rio 2”

7. “The Lego Movie”

8. “The Grand Budapest

Hotel”

9. “Tyler Perry’s Single Moms Club”

10. “Jack Ryan: Shadow

Recruit”

Other favorites recently: “Rise of the Planet of the Apes”

Source: Rentrak Digital Download Essentials Industry Service

Doc spotlight

“Divide in Concord”

The Portland Film Festival (portlandfilmfestival.com) will feature many kinds of movies, including documentaries, with a highlight being the story of Concord, Mass., becoming the first U.S. city to enact the bottled water ban. The ban has led to several communities looking at similar legislation. It’ll screen Aug. 29 and Aug. 31; see the festival’s website for more information. The movie has also been selected by Michael Moore for the Traverse City Film Festival.

Upcoming event

An upcoming series of films at Hollywood Theatre, “Movies in Black & White,” will feature two guests — one black and one white — talking about a film that may have shaped their views on race and relations or they’ll discuss a classic or recent film and how black and white people view it differently. It starts with Spike Lee’s “Do The Right Thing,” 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 22 with writer/filmmaker David Walker being the black panelist and Sean Jordan being the white panelists. The series is organized by Jason Lamb (www.karlshowstarringjason.com).