"Hacksaw Ridge" (R): During the bloodiest battle of World War II, Army medic Desmond Doss saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun. He was the only American soldier in WWII to fight on the front lines without a weapon, as he believed that while the war was justified, killing was nevertheless wrong. Doss would later become the first conscientious objector awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor. Starring: Andrew Garfield, Rachel Griffiths.
"Manchester by the Sea": Following the death of his brother, a struggling man must go back to his hometown and figure out how to move forward with both taking care of his nephew and dealing with the tragedy that propelled him to leave. Starring: Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler, Casey Affleck.
"Nocturnal Animals": An art gallery owner is haunted by her ex-husband's novel, a violent thriller she interprets as a veiled threat and a symbolic revenge tale. Starring: Amy Adams, Isla Fisher, Jake Gyllenhaal.
"Bad Santa 2" (R): Willie Soke teams up once again with his angry little sidekick, Marcus to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve. Starring: Kathy Bates, Christina Hendricks, Billy Bob Thornton.