Raleigh, N.C. — A look at what's new in theaters this week.
Fifty Shades Darker (Drama, Romance, R, Starring Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Hugh Dancy, Eric Johnson, Jennifer Ehle) - When a wounded Christian Grey tries to entice a cautious Ana Steele back into his life, she demands a new arrangement before she will give him another chance. As the two begin to build trust and find stability, shadowy figures from Christian's past start to circle the couple, determined to destroy their hopes for a future together.
John Wick: Chapter 2 (Action/Adventure, R, Starring Keanu Reeves, Common, Riccardo Scamarcio, Laurence Fishburne, Ruby Rose) - Legendary hitman John Wick is forced back out of retirement by a former associate plotting to seize control of a shadowy international assassins' guild. Bound by a blood oath to help him, John travels to Rome where he squares off against some of the world's deadliest killers.
The Lego Batman Movie (Action/Adventure, Animation, Comedy, PG, Starring Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Ralph Fiennes) - In the irreverent spirit of fun that made "The LEGO® Movie" a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble - LEGO Batman - stars in his own big-screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he wants to save the city from The Joker's hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up.