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Karin Konoval (left) and Amiah Miller star in “War for the Planet of the Apes.” Twentieth Century Fox via AP photo

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


“THE BIG SICK” R, 2:00. Comedy, romance. Kaahumanu 6.

A couple deals with their cultural differences as their relationship grows. Starring Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan and Holly Hunter.

“WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES” PG-13, 2:20. Action, adventure, drama. Kaahumanu 6 and Maui Mall Megaplex.

Josh Duhamel stars in “Transformers: The Last Knight.” Paramount Pictures via AP photo

After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. Starring Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson and Steve Zahn.


“SHARK WEEK 2017” NR, 1:40. Special event. Screening is at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Maui Mall Megaplex.

Fathom Events and Discovery Channel bring premiere event, Discovery’s Shark Week at the movies.

“METROPOLITAN OPERA SUMMER ENCORE: CARMEN” NR, 2:35. Music, performing arts. Screening is at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Maui Mall Megaplex.

Tom Holland stars in “Spider-Man: Homecoming.” Columbia Pictures-Sony via AP photo

The Met: Live in HD Summer Encore series presents a re-broadcast of Bizet’s “Carmen.”


“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.

“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.

“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.

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.

“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.

“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.

“SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING” PG-13, 2:13. Action, adventure, sci-fi. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

Several months after the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, while fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man as a new threat, the Vulture, emerges. Starring Tom Holland, Michael Keaton and Robert Downey Jr.

“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.

“THE HOUSE” R, 1:28. Comedy. Ends today at 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.

“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 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema. Ends tonight at Kaahumanu 6

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.

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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