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Jeremy Renner and Amy Adams star in the sci-fi drama “Arrival.” Paramount Pictures photo via AP

These are Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews that are provided by studios and other sources.


“ARRIVAL” PG-13, 1:56. Drama, mystery, sci-fi. Kaahumanu 6.

A linguist is recruited by the military to assist in translating alien communications. Starring Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Forest Whitaker.


Tom Hanks and Sidse Babett Knudsen star in “Inferno”. Sony Pictures photo via AP

“SPACE JAM 20TH ANNIVERSARY” PG, 1:28. Special event, animation, adventure comedy. Screening is at 2 and 7 p.m Sunday and at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Maui Mall Megaplex.

Michael Jordan agrees to help the Looney Tunes play a basketball game against alien slavers to determine their freedom. Starring Michael Jordan, Wayne Knight and Theresa Randle.

“DOCTOR WHO: THE POWER OF THE DALEKS” PG, 2:45. Special, animation. Screening is at 7 p.m. Monday at Maui Mall Megaplex.

Featuring new animation with original audio, plus inerviews with original cast members.

“NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: HAMLET 2016 ENCORE” PG-13, 4:00. Special event. Screening is at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Maui Mall Megaplex.

The voices of Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake are featured in DreamWorks’ “Trolls.” DreamWorks photo via AP

Special encore of Hamlet, featuring Academy-Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch in the title role.


“BOO! A MADEA HALLOWEEN” PG-13, 1:43. Comedy, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Madea winds up in the middle of mayhem when she spends a Halloween fending off killers, paranormal poltergeists, ghosts, ghouls and zombies while keeping a watchful eye on a group of misbehaving teens. Starring Tyler Perry, Cassi Davis and Patrice Lovely.

“DOCTOR STRANGE” PG-13, 1:55. Action, adventure, fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex, Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

Tyler Perry portrays Madea in a scene from “Boo! A Madea Halloween.” Lionsgate photo via AP

A former neurosurgeon embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Rachel McAdams.

“HACKSAW RIDGE” R, 2:11. Biography, drama, romance. Maui Mall Megaplex

World War II American Army medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first conscientious objector in American history to be awarded the Medal of Honor. Starring Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington and Luke Bracey.

“INFERNO” PG-13, 2:01. Action, adventure, crime. Maui Mall Megaplex.

When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Dr. Sienna Brooks, and together they must race across Europe against the clock to foil a deadly global plot. Starring Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones and Irrfan Khan.

Sam Worthington in a scene from “Hacksaw Ridge.” Summit / photo via AP

“JACK REACHER: NEVER GO BACK” PG-13, 1:58. Action, adventure. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever. Starring Tom Cruise, Cobie Smulders and Aldis Hodge.

“KEEPING UP WITH THE JONESES” PG-13, 1:45. Action, comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A suburban couple become embroiled in an international espionage plot when they discover that their seemingly perfect new neighbors are government spies. Starring Zach Galifianakis, Isla Fisher and Jon Hamm.

“MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN” PG-13, 2:07. Adventure, fantasy. Kaahumanu 6.

When Jacob discovers clues to a mystery that spans different worlds and times, he finds Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. Starring Eva Green, Asa Butterfield and Samuel L. Jackson.

“OUIJA: ORIGIN OF EVIL” PG-13, 1:39. Horror, suspense, thriller. Kaahumanu 6.

In 1967 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their seance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by a merciless spirit, the family confronts unthinkable fears to save her and send her possessor back to the other side. Starring Elizabeth Reaser, Lulu Wilson and Annalise Basso.

“STORKS” PG, 1:29. Animation, comedy, family. Kaahumanu 6.

Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby. Starring Andy Samberg, Katie Crown and Kelsey Grammer.

“THE ACCOUNTANT” R, 2:08. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise. Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick and J.K. Simmons.

“THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN” R, 1:52. Mystery, thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A divorcee becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation that promises to send shockwaves throughout her life. Starring Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett and Rebecca Ferguson.

“THE THIRD PARTY” Unrated, 1:57. Comedy Romance. (Philippines). Ends tonight at Kaahumanu 6.

Andi, an aspiring fashion designer, is trying to win back her first love/ex-beau, Max, a surgeon. Andi thought her plan to win Max’s heart would go smoothly, but Max found a new love with a gay pediatrician named Christian. Starring Angel Locsin, Zanjoe Marudo and Sam Milby.

“TROLLS” PG, 1:32. Animation, adventure, comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex, Lahaina Wharf Cinema and Kaahumanu 6.

After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends. Starring Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake and Zooey Deschanel.

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