THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY–PART 1
Jennifer Lawrence returns in the franchise’s penultimate episode as civil war heats up in District 13.
Kyra Sedgwick, Tom Berenger and Sylvester Stallone star in a thriller about a mysteriously inspirational self-help book.
This Australian horror flick, about a mother and son who come to believe they’re being stalked by the character in a children’s pop-up book, got raves at Sundance.
Archaeologists who find a pyramid buried in the Egyptian desert are unlikely to meet a happy ending in this horror pic.
Maria Bello and Frank Grillo are a psychologist and a detective unraveling the mystery of who killed five people in search of the paranormal.
EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS
Ridley Scott directs Christian Bale, Ben Kingsley and Sigourney Weaver in an epic retelling of the Bible story featuring Moses, Ramses, 600,000 Jewish slaves and a whole bunch of plagues.
ESCOBAR: PARADISE LOST
Benicio del Toro plays Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar.
THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES
Thirteen years after he started, Peter Jackson gives us the final chapter in his monumental Tolkien film cycle.
This appears in the December 01, 2014 issue of TIME.