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Sofia Boutella appears in a scene from “The Mummy” • Universal Pictures via AP

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


“THE MUMMY” PG-13, 1:50. Action/Adventure, Sci-Fi/Fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6 (starts Friday) and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

A battle in the Middle East accidentally unearths Ahmanet, a betrayed Egyptian princess who was entombed under the desert. Now, a soldier of fortune must stop the resurrected monster as she embarks on a furious rampage through London. Starring Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella and Annabelle Wallis.


“Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie.” • Animation via AP

“MEGAN LEAVEY” PG-13, 1:56. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Based on the true life story of a young marine corporal whose unique discipline and bond with her military combat dog saved many lives during their deployment in Iraq. Starring Kate Mara, Edie Falco and Ramon Rodriguez.

“IT COMES AT NIGHT” R, 1:37. Horror. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Two families forge an uneasy alliance in a house to keep evil at bay during the apocalypse. Starring Joel Edgerton, Riley Keough and Christopher Abbott.


“ALIEN: COVENANT” R, 2:02. Horror, sci-fi, thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

The crew of a colony ship, bound for a remote planet, discover an uncharted paradise with a threat beyond their imagination, and must attempt a harrowing escape. Starring Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston and Billy Crudup.

“BORN IN CHINA” G, 1:16. Documentary. Maui Mall Megaplex (ends today).

Venturing into the wilds of China, “Born in China” captures intimate moments with a panda bear and her growing cub, a young golden monkey who feels displaced by his baby sister, and more. Starring John Krasinski and Xun Zhou.

“BAYWATCH” R, 1:56. Action, comedy, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchanan butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay. Starring Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario.

“CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS: THE FIRST EPIC MOVIE” PG, 1:29. Animation, action, comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold, hypnotize their principal into thinking he’s a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants. Starring Kevin Hart, Thomas Middleditch and Ed Helms.

“DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: THE LONG HAUL” PG, 1:31. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex and Kaahumanu 6 (ends tonight).

Greg Heffley is back and is forced to go on a family road trip to his great-grandmother’s birthday party. Starring Alicia Silverstone, Tom Everett Scott, and Jason Drucker.

“EVERYTHING, EVERYTHING” PG-13, 1:36. Drama, romance. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A teenager who’s lived a sheltered life because she’s allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door. Starring Amandla Stenberg, Nick Robinson and Anika Noni Rose.

“GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2” PG-13, 1:50. Action, adventure, sci-fi. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” continues the team’s adventures as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Starring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Dave Bautista.

“KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD” PG-13, 2:06. Action, adventure, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Robbed of his birthright, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone, he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy — whether he likes it or not. Starring Charlie Hunnam, Astrid Berges-Frisbey and Jude Law.

“PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES” PG-13, 2:09. Action, adventure. Maui Mall Megaplex and Lahaina Wharf Cinema (ends tonight).

Captain Jack Sparrow searches for the trident of Poseidon in the fifth installment of the this popular series. Starring Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush and Javier Bardem.

“WONDER WOMAN” PG-13, 2:21. Action, adventure, fantasy. Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight a war to end all wars, discovering her full powers and true destiny. Starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine and Robin Wright.

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