Saturday at 7 p.m., The Cary in downtown Cary presents Jeremy Coon and Tim Skousen’s 2016 documentary “Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made,” about three Mississippi teenagers (Chris Strompolos, Eric Zala and Jayson Lamb) who made a shot-for-shot remake of Steven Spielberg’s 1981 Indiana Jones classic “Raiders of the Lost Ark.” After seeing how they did it, you can see the actual $5,000 production that took the trio six years to complete: Zala’s 1989 homage “Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation” at 9. Both films will have encore screenings on Sunday, with the doc at 2 p.m. and “The Adaptation” at 4. Tickets are $3-$5. Details: 919-462-2051 or thecarytheater.com.
- Friday at The Cary, Michael Grandage’s 2016 Thomas Wolfe biopic “Genius” screens at 7 p.m., followed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady’s 2016 documentary “Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You “ at 9:30 (encores of “Norman Lear” and “Genius will screen on Thursday at 2 and 9 p.m. respectively). Larry Jackson’s 1975 documentary “Bugs Bunny Superstar” shows at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday. Jimmy Hayward and Steve Martino’s “Horton Hears a Who” screens at 10 a.m. Tuesday morning as part of the “Film Day – Fun Day” series. Thursday at 7 p.m., Daniel Burman’s 2016 comedy-drama “The Tenth Man” screens. Tickets are $3-$5 for each film except for the “Bugs Bunny Superstar” showings which are free, and the “Film Day – Fun Day” event which is $1.
- Friday in Raleigh, the N.C. Art Museum’s Summer Films series continues with John Hughes’ 1986 comedy classic “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” starring Matthew Broderick, at the open-air theater in the museum’s park. Saturday night, Sam Mendes’ 2015 James Bond adventure “Spectre,” starring Daniel Craig and Christoph Waltz, screens. Both features start at 8:30 p.m. $6 (free for museum members). Details: 919-715-5923 or ncartmuseum.org.
- In Durham on Friday, the Carolina Theatre’s RetroFantasma series offers a double feature of early ’80s action classic sequels: Steven Spielberg’s “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom” (1984), starring Harrison Ford; followed by George Miller’s “Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior” (1982), starring Mel Gibson. The double bill begins at 7 p.m. and admission is $9. Details: 919-560-3030 or carolinatheatre.org.
- Monday at Mission Valley Cinema in Raleigh, there will be a free screening of Tom Donahue’s 2016 documentary “Thank You For Your Service,” about four struggling Iraq War veterans, at 7 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Red Cross and includes a Q&A. Details: 919-834-2233 or ambassadorcinemas.com.