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Auli‘i Cravalho and Dwayne Johnson star in Disney’s “Moana.” Disney photo via AP

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


“INCARNATE” PG-13, 1:31. Horror, thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A scientist with the ability to enter the subconscious minds of the possessed must save a young boy from the grips of a demon with powers never seen before, while facing the horrors of his past. Starring Carice van Houten, Aaron Eckhart and David Mazouz.


Marion Cotillard and Brad Pitt star in “Allied.” Paramount Pictures photo via AP

“THE UNMARRIED WIFE” NR, 2:10. Drama, romance. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A businesswoman confronts her husband about his infidelity. Starring Dingdong Dantes, Angelica Panganiban and Paulo Avelino.


“RIFFTRAX HOLIDAY SPECIAL DOUBLE FEATURE” PG, 3:45. Special event. Screening is at 7 p.m. today at Maui Mall Megaplex.

RiffTrax Holiday Special Double Feature, including re-broadcasts of two RiffTrax classics, “Santa Conquers the Martians” and “Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza.”

Lily Collins stars in “Rules Don’t Apply.” Twentieth Century photo via AP

“SHE LOVES ME” PG-13, 2:20. Special event/musical. Screening is at 7 p.m. today at Maui Mall Megaplex.

Tony Award-winning musical, “She Loves Me” from Broadway’s Studio 54, featuring exclusive interviews with the cast and creators.

“THE METROPOLITAN OPERA: THE MAGIC FLUTE SPECIAL ENCORE”  2:00. Special event. Screening is at 12:55 p.m. Saturday at Maui Mall Megaplex.

A special encore performance of the first live in HD broadcast of Mozart’s “The Magic Flute.”

“NERDLAND: THE SPECIAL EVENT”  R, 2:10. Special event. Screening is at 8 p.m. Tuesday at Maui Mall Megaplex.

Eddie Redmayne stars in “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” Warner Bros. photo via AP

A premiere of the hilarious animated film “Nerdland.”


“ALLIED” R, 2:04. Action, drama, history. Maui Mall Megaplex.

In 1942, an intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war. Starring Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard and Jared Harris.

“ARRIVAL” PG-13, 1:56. Drama, mystery, sci-fi. Maui Mall Megaplex. Ends tonight at Kaahumanu 6.

Hailee Steinfeld and Hayden Szeto star in “The Edge of Seventeen.” STX Films photo via AP

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

“BAD SANTA 2” R, 1:32. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed and hatred, Willie teams up once again with his angry little sidekick, Marcus, to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve. Starring Billy Bob Thornton, Kathy Bates and Tony Cox.

“BLEED FOR THIS” R, 1:56. Biography, drama, sport. Maui Mall Megaplex.

The inspirational story of world champion boxer Vinny Pazienza, who, after a near fatal car crash that left him not knowing if he’d ever walk again, made one of the most incredible sports comebacks. Starring Miles Teller, Aaron Eckhart and Katey Sagal.

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

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.

“FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM” PG-13, 2:13. Adventure, family, fantasy. Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York’s secret community of witches and wizards 70 years before Harry Potter reads his book in school. Starring Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston and Colin Farrell.

“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.

“LOVING” PG-13, 2:03. Biography, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, are sentenced to prison in Virginia in 1958 for getting married. Starring Ruth Negga, Joel Edgerton and Will Dalton.

“MOANA” PG, 1:53. Animation, adventure, comedy. Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

A young woman uses her navigational talents to set sail for a fabled island. Joining her on the adventure is her hero, the legendary demi-god Maui. Starring Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson and Rachel House.

“MOONLIGHT” R, 1:51. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A timeless story of human connection and self-discovery that chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami. Starring Mahershala Ali, Shariff Earp and Duan Sanderson.

“RULES DON’T APPLY” PG-13, 2:06. Comedy, drama, romance. Maui Mall Megaplex.

An unconventional love story of an aspiring actress, her determined driver and the eccentric billionaire who they work for. Starring Lily Collins, Haley Bennett and Taissa Farmiga.

“THE EDGE OF SEVENTEEN” R, 1:44. Comedy, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

High school life gets even more unbearable for Nadine when her best friend, Krista, starts dating her older brother. Starring Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson and Blake Jenner.

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

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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