- Jake Gyllenhaal (Flickr/nan palmero)
Summer's arrival means outdoor films in grassy fields. NoMa Summer Screen: 2012: The End of the World? opens today with blockbuster films that have world-ending themes. The free, weekly, outdoor film series will run Wednesday evenings from now until August with music, giveaways and food trucks. The Day After Tomorrow, the 2004 science-fiction disaster film starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Dennis Quaid, and Emmy Rossum screens tonight at sundown. Loree Grand Field. Food Trucks: @LobsterTruckDC @The OrangeCow @DougtheFoodDude 7 p.m. Free.
Wedding season is upon us. In Leslye Headland's Bachelorette, three unhappy friends in their mid-twenties reunite to celebrate a former high school classmate's wedding. Directed by David Muse, it's a humorous, moving and biting look at "toxic friendships and other lifelong commitments." Studio Threatre. 8 p.m.