Raleigh, N.C. — Horror, suspense and action make this a big weekend at the movies.
Annabelle (Horror, R, Starring Alfre Woodard, Annabelle Wallis, Eric Ladin, Tony Amendola, Brian Howe)
A pigtailed doll possessed by a demon threatens a young couple with a newborn baby.
Gone Girl (Suspense/Thriller, R, Starring Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Missi Pyle, Kim Dickens)
This film unearths the secrets at the heart of a modern marriage. On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne reports that his beautiful wife, Amy, has gone missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick's portrait of a blissful union begins to crumble. Soon his lies, deceits and strange behavior have everyone asking the same dark question: Did Nick Dunne kill his wife?
Left Behind (Action/Adventure/Sci-Fi, PG-13, Starring Nicolas Cage, Chad Michael Murray, Lea Thompson, Nicky Whelan, Quinton Aaron)
A man's wife and son vanish along with millions of others. While the world reels from the cataclysmic event, the man bands with others who have been "left behind" to discover who or what is responsible for the disappearances.
The Good Lie (Drama, PG-13, Starring Reese Witherspoon, Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany, Emmanuel Jal, Corey Stoll)
A Sudanese refugee is taken in by a straight-talking American woman in their new home in the United States.