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The Big Screen

Last week

“Planes: Fire & Rescue 3D”

This week

July 25:

“Hercules” (Paramount), PG-13, 100 minutes

About — The King of Thrace and his daughter seek the Greek demigod’s help in defeating a warlord; Stars — Dwayne Johnson, John Hurt, Ian McShane; Director — Brett Ratner

“Boyhood” (IFC), R, 164 minutes

About — The life of Mason is followed from age 5 to 18; Stars — Eliar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke; Director — Richard Linklater

“And So It Goes” (Clarius), PG-13, 94 minutes

About — A self-centered realtor seeks help from a neighbor after his granddaughter comes to live with him; Stars — Michael Douglas, Diane Keaton, Sterling Jerins; Director — Rob Reiner

Next week

Aug. 1: “Guardians of the Galaxy”

Movies in the Park

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

Friday, July 25: “”White Wedding” (South Africa), Peninsula Park, 700 N. Rosa Parks Way; “Young Frankenstein,” Gateway Park, Northeast 106th Avenue/Halsey Street

Saturday, July 26: “The Sandlot,” Concordia University, 2811 N.E. Holman St.; “White Tiger,” in Russian and English subtitles, in conjunction with Slavic Festival, Lents Park, Southeast 92nd Avenue/Holgate Street

Home rentals

1. “300: Rise of an Empire”

2. “The Lego Movie”

3. “The Grand Budapest Hotel”

4. “Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit”

5. “Winter’s Tale”

6. “The Monuments Men”

7. “21 Jump Street” (2012)

8. “They Came Together”

9. “The Wolf of Wall Street”

10. “How To Train Your Dragon” (2010)

Other favorites recently: “Frozen”; “Her”

Source: Rentrak Digital Download Essentials Industry Service

Doc spotlight

“Mending the Line”

The film follows 90-year-old Frank Moore, a World War II veteran who took part in the D-Day invasion and an avid fly fisherman his entire life. While in Europe, he had fishing on his mind as carnage happened around him. He returns to Normandy, armed with a rod and reel. Director John Waller follows Moore’s emotional journey from the Umpqua River, where he has tended the famed Steamboat Inn, to the battlefields of his youth. It’ll be shown at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 30 at Northwest Whitsell Auditorium, 1219 S.W. Park Ave. ($9, $8 students/seniors, $6 children). For info: www.nwfilm.org.

Upcoming event

The Hotel deLuxe’s parking structure at Southwest 15th Avenue and Yamhill Street will play host to Rooftop Cinema on Thursdays. Doors open at 7 p.m, with films at dusk. The movies ($9, $8 senior/student): Alfred Hitchcock’s “Notorious,” July 24; Wes Anderson’s “Bottle Rocket,” July 31; Roy Rowland’s “The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T,” Aug. 7; Richard C. Sarafian’s “Vanishing Point,” Aug. 14; Tim Burton’s “Edward Scissorhands,” Aug. 21; Martin Scorcese’s “The King of Comedy,” Aug. 28. For info: www.nwfilm.org.