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SPECIAL EVENTS

“THE RIOT AND THE DANCE” PG, 1:15. Concert/special events. 7 p.m. today. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Fathom Events and Gorilla Poet Productions present “The Riot and the Dance: A Cinematic Celebration of Creation” for one night only.

“THE CAT RETURNS — STUDIO GHIBLI FEST 2018” G, 1;25. Concert/special events, 12:55 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday and Wednesday. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Fathom Events and GKIDS are excited to bring the charming and magical adventure, The Cat Returns, to movie theatres nationwide for a special three-day event as part of Studio Ghibli Fest 2018.

“FRAGMENTS OF TRUTH” PG-13, 1:45. Concert/special events. 7 p.m. Tuesday. Maui Mall Megaplex.

The Christian faith is based on the New Testament — but can we really trust the Bible? In “Fragments of Truth,” Dr. Craig Evans takes this claim head-on, traveling the globe to track down the most ancient New Testament manuscripts.

“COBRA KAI / THE KARATE KID” PG-13, 2;45. Concert/special events, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Maui Mall Megaplex.

Fathom Events and YouTube Red are bringing the original 1984 classic “The Karate Kid” back to the big screen for an exclusive one-night event. The event also includes the premiere of the first two episodes of the new YouTube Red series, “Cobra Kai.”

NEW THIS WEEK

“I FEEL PRETTY” PG-13, 1:50. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A woman struggling with insecurity wakes from a fall believing she is the most beautiful and capable woman on the planet. Her new confidence empowers her to live fearlessly, but what happens when she realizes her appearance never changed? Starring Amy Schumer, Michelle Williams and Emily Ratajkowski.

ONGOING

“BLACK PANTHER” PG-13, 2:14. Action/Adventure, Sci-Fi/Fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Black Panther springs into action when an old enemy threatens the fate of his nation and the world. Starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong’o.

“BLOCKERS” R, 1:42. Comedy, Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6.

When three parents stumble upon their daughters’ pact to lose their virginity at prom, they launch a covert one-night operation to stop the teens from sealing the deal. Starring Leslie Mann, Ike Barinholtz and John Cena.

“BLUMHOUSE’S TRUTH OR DARE” PG-13, 1:40. Suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A harmless game of “Truth or Dare” among friends turns deadly when someone — or something–begins to punish those who tell a lie — or refuse the dare. Starring Jeff Wadlow, Lucy Hale and Tyler Posey.

“CHAPPAQUIDDICK” PG-13, 1:41. Suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Ted Kennedy’s life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne. Starring Jason Clarke, Kate Mara and Ed Helms.

“I CAN ONLY IMAGINE” PG, 1:50. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

This true story follows the life of Bart Millard, lead singer of the Christian band MercyMe, who loses his father to cancer and inspires him to write the mega-hit song, “I Can Only Imagine.” Starring J. Michael Finley, Madeline Carroll and Dennis Quaid.

“ISLE OF DOGS” PG-13, 1:41. Action/adventure, animated. Maui Mall Mega-plex.

Banished dogs try to help a 12-year-old boy find his be-loved pet on an island that’s a garbage dump. Starring Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton and Bill Murray.

“KULEANA” PG-13, 1:35. Drama, mystery. Maui Mall Megaplex, Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

A disabled Vietnam vet rediscovers the Hawaiian warrior within to protect his family, defend their land and clear his father’s name. Starring Moronai Kanekoa, Kristina Anapau and Sonya Balmores.

“LOVE, SIMON” PG-13, 1:50. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Everyone deserves a great love story, but for 17-year-old Simon Spier, it’s a little more complicated. He hasn’t told his family or friends that he’s gay, and he doesn’t know the identity of the anonymous classmate that he’s fallen for online. Resolving both issues proves hilarious, terrifying and life-changing. Starring Nick Robinson, Katherine Langford and Josh Duhamel.

“THE MIRACLE SEASON” PG-13, 1:39. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.

After the tragic death of the “Line” Found, the remaining team players must band together under the guidance of their tough-love coach in hope of winning the state championship. Starring Helen Hunt, William Hurt and Danika Yarosh.

“A QUIET PLACE” PG-13, 1:30. Horror, suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6.

A family of four must navigate their lives in silence after mysterious creatures that hunt by sound threaten their survival. If they hear you, they hunt you. Starring Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds and Noah Jupe.

“RAMPAGE” PG-13, 1:47. Action/adventure. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6.

A silverback gorilla, a wolf and a reptile grow to a monstrous size after a rogue genetic experiment goes wrong, causing Primatologist Davis Okoye to join forces with the military. Starring Dwayne Johnson, Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Naomie Harris.

“READY PLAYER ONE” PG-13, 2:20. Action/adventure, science fiction. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6, Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

When the creator of a virtual reality world called the OASIS dies, he releases a video in which he challenges all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune. Starring Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke and Ben Mendelsohn.

“SGT STUBBY: AN AMERICAN HERO” PG, 1:25. Animated, family. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A stray dog is rescued off the streets by a soldier and goes on to become a hero of World War I. Starring Logan Lerman, Helena Bonham Carter and Gerard Depardieu.

“A WRINKLE IN TIME” PG 1:49. Action/Adventure, Sci-fi/Fantasy. Kaahumanu 6.

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother and her friend to space in order to find him. Starring Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon.

* Movie listings reflect showings that are made available by theaters at press time. For up-to-date movies and showtimes, visit www.fandango.com.­

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