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Catch the Minions in “Despicable Me 3” tonight. Illumination and Universal Pictures via AP photo

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


“BEATRIZ AT DINNER” R, 1:22. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A holistic medicine practitioner attends a wealthy client’s dinner party after her car breaks down. Starring Salma Hayek, John Lithgow and Connie Britton.

“DESPICABLE ME 3” PG, 1:30. Animation, action, adventure. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

Nicole Kidman and Colin Farrell star in” The Beguiled.” Focus Features via AP photo

Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. Starring Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig and Trey Parker.

“THE BEGUILED” R, 1:33. Drama, western. Maui Mall Megaplex.

At a girls’ school in Virginia during the Civil War, where the young women have been sheltered from the outside world, a wounded Union soldier is taken in. Soon, the house is taken over with sexual tension, rivalries, and an unexpected turn of events. Starring Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst and Elle Fanning.

“THE HERO” R, 1:33. Comedy, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

An ailing movie star comes to terms with his past and mortality. Starring Sam Elliott, Laura Prepon and Krysten Ritter.

Amy Poehler, from left, Ryan Simpkins and Will Ferrell star in “The House.” Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP photo

“THE HOUSE” R, 1:28. Comedy. Kaahumanu 6.

A dad convinces his friends to start an illegal casino in his basement after he and his wife spend their daughter’s college fund. Starring Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler and Ryan Simpkins.


“47 METERS DOWN” PG-13, 1:29. Horror, thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Two sisters vacationing in Mexico are trapped in a shark cage at the bottom of the ocean. With less than an hour of oxygen left and great white sharks circling nearby, they must fight to survive. Starring Mandy Moore, Claire Holt and Matthew Modine.

Lily James and Ansel Elgort star in “Baby Driver.” Sony/TrStar photo via AP photo

“ALL EYEZ ON ME” R, 2:20. Biography, drama, music. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Tells the true and untold story of prolific rapper, actor, poet and activist Tupac Shakur. Starring Demetrius Shipp Jr., Danai Gurira and Kat Graham.

“BABY DRIVER” R, 1:53. Comedy. Kaahumanu 6.

After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail. Starring Ansel Elgort, Jon Bernthal and Jon Hamm.

“CAN WE STILL BE FRIENDS?” (Philippines) NR, 1:53. Romance. Kaahumanu 6.

A love story that celebrates the indomitable millennial spirit as it attempts to ask the proverbial question: can exes really be friends? Starring Gerald Anderson, Arci Munoz and Bryan Santos.

“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.

“CARS 3” G, 1:49. Animation, adventure, comedy. Lahaina Wharf Cinema and Kaahumanu 6.

Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he’s still the best race car in the world. Starring Owen Wilson, Cristela Alonzo and Chris Cooper.

“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.

“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.

“PARIS CAN WAIT” PG, 1:32. Comedy, drama, romance. Maui Mall Megaplex.

The wife of a successful movie producer takes a car trip from the south of France to Paris with one of her husband’s associates. Starring Diane Lane, Alec Baldwin and Arnaud Viard.

“PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES” PG-13, 2:09. Action, adventure. Maui Mall Megaplex.

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

“ROUGH NIGHT” PG-13, 1:45. Drama, thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Things go terribly wrong for a group of girlfriend’s who hire a male stripper for a bachelorette party in Miami. Starring Scarlett Johansson, Kate McKinnon and Zoe Kravitz.

“THE BOOK OF HENRY” PG-13, 1:45. Drama, thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A single mother discovers a scheme in her son’s book to rescue a young girl from the hands of her abusive stepfather and sets out to execute the plan at any cost. Starring Naomi Watts, Jaeden Lieberher and Jacob Tremblay.

“THE MUMMY” PG-13, 1:50. Action/Adventure, Sci-Fi/Fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex. 

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.

“TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT” PG-13, 2:29. Action, adventure, sci-fi. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

Humans and Transformers are at war, Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth. Starring Mark Wahlberg, Anthony Hopkins and Josh Duhamel.

“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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