August: Osage County A look at the lives of the dysfunctional women of the Weston family and the dysfunctional woman who raised them. (R) (Carmike Wynnsong)
Her A lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with his newly purchased operating system that’s designed to meet his every need. (R) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike 14)
Inside Llewyn Davis A week in the life of a struggling young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. (R) (Nickelodeon Theatre)
The Legend of Hercules Betrayed by his stepfather the king, Hercules must use his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom. (PG-13) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike Wynnsong; Regal Columbiana Grande; Regal Sandhill)
Lone Survivor Four members of SEAL Team 10 are dispatched to capture or kill a notorious Taliban leader. (R) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike Wynnsong; Regal Columbiana Grande; Regal Pastime; Regal Sandhill)
47 Ronin A band of samurai set out to avenge the death and dishonor of their master at the hands of a ruthless shogun. (PG-13) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike 14; Regal 7; Regal Pastime; Regal Sandhill)
American Hustle A con man and his partner are forced into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and the mafia. (R) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike Wynnsong; Regal Columbiana Grande; Regal Pastime; Regal Sandhill)
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Stay classy, world: With the ’70s behind him, San Diego’s top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York’s first 24-hour news channel by storm. (PG-13 (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike Wynnsong; Regal Columbiana Grande; Regal Pastime; Regal Sandhill)
The Best Man Holiday College friends reunite after 15 years. Long-forgotten rivalries and romances ignite. (R) (Regal Columbiana Grande; Regal Sandhill)
The Book Thief While subjected to the horrors of World War II Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Under the stairs in her home, a Jewish refugee is being sheltered by her adoptive parents. (PG-13) (Regal 7)
Delivery Man A slacker finds out he’s fathered 533 children through anonymous donations to a fertility clinic 20 years ago — and that 142 of them are suing him. (PG-13) (Carmike 14)
Frozen A girl, with the help of a friendly snowman, ventures into a frozen land to find her sister. (PG) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike Wynnsong; Regal Columbiana Grande; Regal Pastime; Regal Sandhill)
Gravity A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in space. (PG-13) Carmike 14)
Grudge Match A pair of aging boxing rivals are coaxed out of retirement to fight one final bout — 30 years after their last match. (PG-13) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike 14; Regal 7; Regal Sandhill)
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from the dragon Smaug. (PG-13) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike 10; Regal Columbiana Grande; Regal Pastime; Regal Sandhill)
Homefront A former DEA agent moves his family to a quiet town, where he soon tangles with a local methlord. (R) (Carmike 14)
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the 74th Hunger Games sparks a rebellion in the Districts of Panem. (PG-13) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike Wynnsong; Regal Sandhill)
Justin Bieber’s Believe A backstage and on-stage look at the Bieb during his rise to super stardom. (PG) (AMC Dutch Square; Regal Columbiana Grande; Regal Sandhill)
Last Vegas Three 60-something friends take a break from their day-to-day lives to throw a bachelor party in Las Vegas for their last remaining single pal. (PG-13) (Carmike 14)
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom A chronicle of Nelson Mandela’s life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa. (PG-13) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike 14; Regal 7; Regal Sandhill)
Nebraska An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son to claim a million-dollar sweepstakes prize. (PG-13) (Carmike 14)
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones After being marked, Jesse is pursued by ghouls and ghosts. His family and friends try to save him. (R) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike Wynnsong; Carmike 14; Regal Pastime; Regal Sandhill)
Philomena A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman’s search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent. (PG-13) (Carmike 14)
Saving Mr. Banks Prickly, demon-ridden Walt Disney tries to convince prickly, demon-ridden P.L. Travers to make her book Mary Poppins into a movie. (PG-13) (AMC Dutch Square; Regal 7; Regal Columbiana Grande)
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty A do-nothing daydreamer turns his daydreams into dayreality when a photograph goes missing. (PG) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike Wynnsong; Regal Columbiana Grande; Regal Pastime; Regal Sandhill)
Tyler Perry’s A Madea Christmas Madea dispenses her unique form of holiday spirit on a rural town when she’s coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas. (PG-13) (AMC Dutch Square; Carmike 14; Regal 7; Regal Pastime; Regal Sandhill))
Walking with Dinosaurs Stroll with stegosaurs. Tromp with tyrannosaurs. Hike with hadrosaurs. Amble with allosaurs. (PG) (AMC Dutch Square; Regal 7; Regal Sandhill)
The Wolf of Wall Street The rise and fall of a hard-partying Wall Street stockbroker. (R) (AMC Dutch Square; Regal 7; Regal Columbiana Grande; Regal Pastime; Regal Sandhill)
Happy Hour and Sushi Specials All Week
Red Bowl in Lexington now has great early bird and late night sushi specials 7 days a week, as well as 99-cent kids meals on Saturdays! Click here for special information and hours.
Back to School Tattoo Specials
Magnum Ink is offering 1/2 off all tattoos for students over 18 as well as 2 for $60 on letters or numbers for state employees. 1405 Rushmore Road, Suite B, right off of Broad River.
Make Your Own Beer and Wine!
Come get started on your “liquid hobby” and help us celebrate our 46th year in the Columbia area. Bet Mar Liquid Hobby Shop: 736 St. Andrews Road.
A two-day outdoor art and crafts show celebrating its 38th year. Being held on September 5 & 6, 2014, Click for details
Music Break at Music Farm Columbia
Join COR for an evening of networking for music and business leaders on September 3rd, featuring performances by Josh Roberts and the Hinges, Death of Paris, Fat Rat Da Czar, and Lazy A and the Green Thang. Free admission for musicians and members! Register here.
Accepting Applications for Shakespeare’s Kidz!
Students ages 10-16 are invited to join South Carolina Shakespeare’s new youth company, with classes running September 20th-December 11th followed by a final performance. Learn and hone audition skills, monologues, and scenes from Shakespeare and modern works! Contact Katie Mixon with questions about scholarships and applications: PKatieMixon@gmail.com.
SEARCH FREE TIMES
Pool Cleaning-Full and part time available. Must have a clean driving record, be organized and have a professional appearance. Starting Pay is $10.00 per hr, please call for an interview, please bring a copy of your Driving record and a list of all past employers with duration of employment listed as well as telephone numbers for references. Cal 803-865-1200
Company seeking carpenters, plumbers, masons work is year around with a 40 year old company. Starting pay is $10.00 but experienced individuals will be compensated accordingly. Must have a clean driving record and must bring a copy of your driving record to the interview. Please call 803-865-1200.
U.S. Security Associates
Now hiring immediately for armed and unarmed security officers. WE TRAIN YOU! Columbia & surrounding areas. ussecurityassociates.com
Real Estate Spotlight
Mungo Homes. Celebrating 60 years of our family building for your family. mungo.com