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The 20-year journey of two missionaries, a live anime concert film, a movie shot entirely on VHS, and more film events in Orlando

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The Color Purple Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover and Oprah Winfrey star in director Steven Spielberg's adaptation of Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Sunday, 1 & 5 pm; multiple locations; $14; fathom events.com.

Cult Classics: Menace II Society A teenage gang member in Watts contemplates leaving his life of crime behind. Tuesday, 9:30 pm; Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland; $9; 407-629-0054; enzian.org.

Free Burma Rangers Documentary film exploring the extraordinary 20-year journey of missionaries Dave and Karen Eubank. Monday-Tuesday, 7 pm; multiple locations; $13.31; fathomevents.com.

Ip Man 4: The Finale Donnie Yen reprises his role as Bruce Lee's legendary Wing Chun grandmaster Ip Man in the finale of the revolutionary martial arts movie franchise. Through Thursday; Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland; $12; 407-629-0054; enzian.org.

Love Live! Anime concert captured live from Saitama, Japan. Tuesday, 7 pm; multiple locations; $21.30; fathomevents.com.

Movie Monday: Step Brothers Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly star as two grown adults who still live with their parents in this comedy. Monday, 7 pm; À La Cart, 609 Irvington Ave.; free; 407-776-4693; alacartorlando.com.

Peanut Butter Matinee: Willow A dwarf and a mercenary team up to save a baby from the clutches of an evil queen in this cult '80s fantasy directed by Ron Howard. Sunday, noon; Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland; $9; 407-629-0054; enzian.org.

Popcorn Flicks in the Park: The Cutting Edge A former hockey player (D.B. Sweeney) becomes partners with an icy figure skater (Moira Kelly) in this classic romance. Thursday, 7 pm; Central Park, Winter Park, North Park Avenue and West Morse Boulevard, Winter Park; free; enzian.org.

Portrait of a Lady on Fire Acclaimed film about an illicit affair between two French women in 1760. Opens Friday; Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland; $12; 407-629-0054; enzian.org.

Ride Your Wave From visionary director Masaaki Yuasa comes a deeply emotional new film that applies his trademark visual ingenuity to a tale of romance, grief and self-discovery. Wednesday, 7 pm; multiple locations; $14; fathomevents.com.

VHYes A bizarre retro comedy shot entirely on a VHS camcorder, VHYes takes us back to a simpler time, when 12-year-old Ralph mistakenly records home videos and his favorite late night shows over his parents' wedding tape. The result is a nostalgic wave of home shopping clips, censored pornography, and nefarious true-crime tales that threaten to unkindly rewind Ralph's reality. Through Thursday; Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland; $12; 407-629-0054; enzian.org.

This story appears in the Feb. 19, 2020, print issue of Orlando Weekly. Stay on top of Central Florida news and views with our weekly Headlines newsletter.

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