Julian Schnabel: A Private Portratio. A documentary about the noted painter/filmmaker, his meteoric rise in the New York art scene of the 1980s and his work as a director on Basquiat, Before Night Falls and The Diving Bell and the Butterfly. Not rated. Area theaters.
The Dinner. A congressman (Richard Gere) and his wife (Rebecca Hall) have a fraught dinner in a posh restaurant with his troubled younger brother (Steve Coogan) and the brother's wife (Laura Linney). Based on the Herman Koch novel. Rated R. Opening at the Ritz Five