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Dane DeHaan stars in “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.” • STX 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.


“ATOMIC BLONDE” R, 1:55. Action, mystery, mystery. Visit for more details.

An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents. Starring Charlize Theron, James McAvoy and John Goodman.

“THE EMOJI MOVIE” PG, 1:26. Animation, adventure, comedy. Visit for more details.

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

Gene, a multi-expressional emoji, sets out on a journey to become a normal emoji. Starring T.J. Miller, James Corden and Anna Faris.


“NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: ANGELS IN AMERICA PART TWO: PERESTROIKA” NR, 3:40. Special event. Screening is at 7 p.m. Sunday and 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.

“FAST TIMES AT RIDGEMONT HIGH” R, 1:40. Special event. Screening is at 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday at Maui Mall Megaplex.

Woody Harrelson, center, stars in “War for the Planet of the Apes.” • Twentieth Century Fox via AP photo

Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies and Universal Pictures are bringing “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” with an introduction from a TCM host.

“GRATEFUL DEAD MEET UP 2017” PG-13, 2:40. Concert/Special event. Screen is at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Maui Mall Megaplex.

In celebration of Gerry Garcia’s birthday, Fathom Events and Rhino Entertainment bring the 7th annual Grateful Dead Meet-Up at the Movies, featuring the July 1989 RFK show.


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

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.

“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.

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.

“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.

“VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS” PG-13, 2:17. Action, adventure, sci-fi. Maui Mall Megaplex and 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.

“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.

* Movie listings reflect showings that are made available by theaters at press time. Films are subject to change and may be released after publication. For up-to-date movies and showtimes, visit­