Here are the movies hitting theaters this week

Doctor Sleep - Years following the events of "The Shining," a now-adult Dan Torrance meets a young girl with similar powers as he tries to protect her from a cult known as The True Knot who prey on children with powers to remain immortal. Starring Rebecca Ferguson, Ewan McGregor, Danny Lloyd, Carel Struycken, Jacob Tremblay -- Rated R

Last Christmas - Kate is a young woman subscribed to bad decisions. Her last date with disaster? That of having accepted to work as Santa's elf for a department store. However, she meets Tom there. Her life takes a new turn. For Kate, it seems too good to be true. - Starring Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding, Emma Thompson, Michelle Yeoh -- Rated PG-13

Midway - The story of the Battle of Midway, told by the leaders and the sailors who fought it. - Starring Woody Harrelson, Ed Skrein, Patrick Wilson, Dennis Quaid, Luke Evans, Mandy Moore -- Rated PG-13

In other news

If a BIG part of your Christmas experience is the cookies, this one is for you. Does anybody out there still do cookie exchanges? Where everyone brings cookies they've baked to trade with your family or friends?

Moms and dads on the parenting website Kidspot are raving about a money- and time-saving hack they implement during the holidays called the "four-gift" rule.  

Alaska Airlines announced it is celebrating the Christmas season by offering priority boarding for one day to passengers wearing ugly sweaters.  

Video from a dash-cam captured the moment how after a truck drove under the bridge, pieces of the bridge fell off the structure, collapsing directly onto the roadway.

As Harry Styles guest hosted the Tuesday night episode of The Late Late Show, he calls the man he's going to be filling in for, James Corden, to commute to work together.