FAMILY FILM: The Boxtrolls (2014 – 96 min. – rated PG). An orphan boy named Eggs (voiced by Isaac Hempstead Wright) is raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors known as Boxtrolls. Can he return the favor by saving them from an evil exterminator? Adapted from Alan Snow’s novel, Here Be Monsters! 7 p.m.
GERMAN FILM. Professor Val Franco presents a four-part series, beginning tonight with a screening and discussion of Run Lola Run (Lola Rennt) (1999-81 min.), in which scarlet-haired punk Franka Potente has twenty minutes—and three tries—to collect a small fortune to save boyfriend Moritz Bleibtreu from mobsters. Tom Tykwer scripted and directed. In German with English subtitles. 7 p.m.