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Fionn Whitehead stars in “Dunkirk” • Warner Bros. Entertainment / Ratpac-Dune Entertainment via AP photo

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


“DUNKIRK” PG-13, 1:46. Action, drama, history. Maui Mall Megaplex and Lahaina Wharf Cinema. Opens Friday at Kaahumanu 6.

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II. Starring Fionn Whitehead, Damien Bonnard and Aneurin Barnard.

“GIRLS TRIP” R, 2:02. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Regina Hall (from left), Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah and Tiffany Haddish star in “Girls Trip.” • Universal Pictures via AP photo

When four lifelong friends travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, sisterhoods are rekindled, wild sides are rediscovered, and there’s enough dancing, drinking, brawling, and romancing to make the Big Easy blush. Starring Regina Hall, Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith.


“VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS” PG-13, 2:17. Action, adventure, sci-fi. Kaahumanu 6.

A dark force threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets. Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe. Starring Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne and Clive Owen.


“NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: ANGELS IN AMERICA PART ONE: MILLENNIUM APPROACHES” R, 3:40. Special event. Screening is at 7 tonight at Maui Mall Megaplex.

Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live present Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play, Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes. Starring Andrew Garfield, Russell Tovey and Nathan Lane. Alternative content.


“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.

“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 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.

“TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT” PG-13, 2:29. Action, adventure, sci-fi. Maui Mall Megaplex.

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.

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

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.

“WONDER WOMAN” PG-13, 2:21. Action, adventure, fantasy. Ends tonight at 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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