“PHILOMENA” (2013-94 min.). Political journalist Martin Sixsmith (Steve Coogan) picks up the story of Philomena Lee (Judi Dench), whose son was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent. Coogan scripted with Jeff Pope, from Sixsmith’s book The Lost Child of Philomena Lee. A Stephen Frears film. 7:30 p.m.
“THE MONUMENTS MEN” (2014-118 min.). An unlikely World War II platoon is tasked to rescue art masterpieces from Nazi thieves and return them to their owners. George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett, John Goodman, Jean Dujardini and Bob Balaban star; Clooney directed, and also scripted with Grant Heslov, from a non-fiction book by Robert M. Edsel and Bret Witter. 7:30 p.m.
SANDWICHED IN: Sweepings (1933-80 min.). Starting with almost nothing after the great Chicago fire, Daniel Pardway (Lionel Barrymore) builds the biggest department store in town. When he is ready to pass on the business to his three sons and daughter, he is dismayed to discover than none has the character or grit to take up the reins. Screenwriter Lester Cohen adapted his own novel for director John Cromwell. Max Steiner composed the score. 12:10 p.m.