A select rundown of films hitting theaters

“The Circle”

Emma Watson is a new hire at social media company owned by Tom Hanks in this thriller that plays on our waning online privacy.

“How to Be a Latin Lover”

An aging gigolo (Eugenio Derbez) is forced to rediscover his sexy mojo in this comedy directed by Ken Marino.

“The Transfiguration”

A troubled teen with a vampire obsession meets a similarly alienated young girl in this indie horror-drama. Color me intrigued. (Gateway Film Center)

Also in theaters:

“Free Fire”

A pulpy idea — an arms deal gone bad sets up an hour-plus gun battle — fails in the execution by not developing any characters and pretty much wasting a cast that includes Brie Larson.