Using your smartphone, you can see what's playing at your favorite theater, when the next showtimes are and purchase the tickets all in a matter of seconds.
You can also search the listings for keywords, showtimes and dates.
Apple's Moviefone will tell you the showtimes, movie information, and countdowns for new movies.
So you've got a few hours and want to see a movie in your neighborhood, but you don't know the movie showtimes.
You do a google search on 'movie showtimes', and voila, a plethora of sites that will help you.