ELLSWORTH — “The Lego Ninjago Movie” will be shown at The Grand on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 20 and 21, at 2 p.m.
In the film, “the battle for Ninjago City calls to action young Master Builder Lloyd, aka the Green Ninja, along with his friends, who are all secret ninja warriors. Led by Master Wu, as wise-cracking as he is wise, they must defeat evil warlord Garmadon, The Worst Guy Ever, who also happens to be Lloyd’s dad. Pitting mech against mech and father against son, the epic showdown will test this fierce but undisciplined team of modern-day ninjas who must learn to check their egos and pull together to unleash their inner power of Spinjitzu.” (2017. U.S. 1 hour, 30 minutes. PG.) General admission tickets for these matinees cost $5.
“It,” based on the Stephen King novel of the same name, will be shown on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 26 and 27, at 7 p.m. “When children begin to disappear in the town of Derry, Maine, a group of young kids are faced with their biggest fears when they square off against an evil clown named ‘Pennywise,’ whose history of murder and violence dates back for centuries. (2017. U.S. 2 hours, 15 minutes. R.) General admission tickets cost $8 for adults, $7 for seniors/students and $6 for Grand members.