Idris Elba stars in "The Take," in theaters November 18.

Here’s a look at what movies are playing this month in movie theaters around the Qcity:

Almost Christmas

Another Will Packer production in time for the holidays, “Almost Christmas” tells the story of a dysfunctional family gathering for their first big holiday since the matriarch’s passing. If they can spend five days under the same roof without killing one another, it will be a Christmas miracle. The all-star cast of Almost Christmas is led by Kimberly Elise, Danny Glover, John Michael Higgins, Romany Malco, Mo’Nique, JB Smoove, Gabrielle Union, Omar Epps, Nicole Ari Parker, Jessie T. Usher and DC Young Fly. (Now playing)

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Ruth Negga, Joel Edgerton and Will Dalton star in this film about Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple who are sentenced to prison in Virginia in 1958 for getting married. “Loving” is based on a true story. (Now playing)

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Looking for a fun film the entire family can enjoy? Consider “Trolls” starring Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake and Zooey Deschanel. In this film, the Bergens invade Troll Village, and Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends. (Now playing)

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Doctor Strange

Based on the Marvel Comics’ superhero of the same name, “Doctor Strange” stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams and Mads Mikkelsen. Dr. Stephen Vincent Strange, played by Cumberbatch, is a neurosurgeon whose life changes when he loses use of his hands and embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts. (Now playing)

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The Take

Michael Mason (Richard Madden) is an American pickpocket living in Paris who finds himself being hunted by the CIA after a stolen bag leaves four people dead. Idris Elba plays Sean Briar, an unruly field agent. He soon realizes that Michael is just a pawn in a much bigger game. The two men, on different sides of the law, join forces, and a thrilling 24-hour ride ensues. (In theaters November 18)

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Bleed for This

“Bleed For This” is the incredible true story of one of the most inspiring and unlikely comebacks in sports history. Miles Teller stars as Vinny “The Pazmanian Devil” Pazienza, a cocky boxer from Rhode Island who shot to stardom after winning two world title fights. After a near-fatal car accident severs spine, Vinny returns to the ring against all odds and doctor’s orders for what could literally be the fight of his life. (In theaters 18)

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A young woman uses her navigational talents to set sail for a fabled island. Joining her on the adventure is her hero, the legendary demi-god Maui. “Moana” stars Dwayne Johnson, Jemaine Clement and Alan Tudyk. (In theaters November 23)

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