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Josh Brolin (from left) and Benicio Del Toro in a scene from the upcoming “Sicario: Day of the Soldado.” Sony Pictures via AP photo

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

SPECIAL EVENTS

“BANDSTAND: THE BROADWAY MUSICAL” PG-13. 2:15. Concert/special events. 7 p.m. Thursday. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Presented by Fathom Events and Sing Out Louise, “The Boys Are Back: BANDSTAND, The Broadway Musical” screens only today and features exclusive, behind-the-scenes access with cast and crew. 1945: As America’s soldiers come home to ticker-tape parades and overjoyed families, Private First Class Donny Novitski, singer and songwriter, returns to rebuild his life with only the shirt on his back and a dream in his heart. Joining forces with a motley group of fellow veterans to form a band unlike any the nation has ever seen, Donny discovers the power of music to face the impossible, find his voice and finally feel he has a place to call home.

NEW THIS WEEK

Kyrie Irving, with the basketball, as the title character in “Uncle Drew.” Quantrell Colbert/Lionsgate via AP photo

“SICARIO: DAY OF THE SOLDADO” R, 2:02 Action/Adventure Drama. Ka’ahumanu 6.

In “Sicario: Day of the Soldado,” the series begins a new chapter. In the drug war, there are no rules — and as the cartels have begun trafficking terrorists across the US border, federal agent Matt Graver calls on the mysterious Alejandro, whose family was murdered by a cartel kingpin, to escalate the war in nefarious ways. Alejandro kidnaps the kingpin’s daughter to inflame the conflict — but when the girl is seen as collateral damage, her fate will come between the two men as they question everything they are fighting for. Starring Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin and Catherine Keener.

“UNCLE DREW” PG-13, 1:43 Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Desperate to win the Rucker Classic street ball tournament and the cash prize, Dax stumbles upon the man, the myth, the legend “Uncle Drew” (NBA All-Star Kyrie Irving) and convinces him to return to the court one more time. After losing his life savings — and his entire team — in a street ball tournament, desperate Dax (Lil Rel Howery) persuades the legendary Uncle Drew (Kyrie Irving) to come out of retirement and help him recruit Drew’s old squad, now all in their seventies, to play in a tournament. Their goal is nothing less than the championship. Can a group of septuagenarians still win the big one? Starring Lil Re Howery, Kryie Riving and Nick Kroll.

ONGOING

Bryce Dallas Howard and Justice Smith in a scene from the “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.” Universal Pictures via AP

“AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR” PG-13, 2:29. Action/adventure, Sci-fi/fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their most powerful enemy yet — the evil Thanos. Starring Karen Gillan, Scarlett Johansson and Chris Pratt.

“DEADPOOL 2” R, 1:51. Action/adventure comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex and Kaahumanu 6.

Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool joins forces with three mutant rogues to protect a young boy of supernatural abilities from the brutal, time-traveling mutant, the all-powerful Cable. Starring Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin and Morena Baccarin.

“HEREDITARY” R, 2:07. Drama, horror. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about its ancestry. Starring Toni Collette, Gabriel Byrne and Anne Dowd.

“INCREDIBLES 2” PG, 1:58. Action/adventure, animated. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6.

Mr. Incredible faces his greatest challenge — taking care of the problems of his three children. Starring Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter and Samuel L. Jackson.

“JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM” PG-13, 2:08. Action/adventure, sci-fi/fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6.

When Isla Nublar’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event. Starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard and Jeff Goldblum.

“MY 2 MOMMIES” 1:42, Comedy. Consolidated Theatres Ka’ahumanu.

Unknown to MANU (Paolo Ballesteros), a moment of abandonment seven years literally bore fruit in the person of a son who he never knew existed. The mother, MONIQUE (Solenn Heussaff), disappeared from his life to live abroad and bear his child while pursuing her own interests and career. MANU decides to accept TRISTAN into his life but was asserting his being the “father” to his “son”. MANU wanted to have more of his “son” much to the dismay of MONIQUE. In this tug of war for the child’s love, who is to win? Or will everybody end up as losers? Starring Paolo Ballesteros, Dianne Medina and Marcus Cabais.

“OCEAN’S 8” PG-13, 1:50. Action/Adventure, suspense, thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6, Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

Eight female thieves try to steal a valuable necklace at New York’s annual Met Gala. Starring Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett and Anne Hathaway.

“SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY” PG-13, 2:15. Action/adventure, Sci-fi/fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.

Young Han Solo finds adventure when he joins a gang of galactic smugglers. Starring Alden Ehrenreich, Emilia Clarke and Woody Harrelson.

“SUPERFLY” R, 1:56. Action/ adventure, suspense/ thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Career criminal Youngblood Priest hatches a plan for a big score. Starring Trevor Jackson, Jason Mitchell and Lex Scott Davis.

“TAG” R, 1:40. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

One month every year, five highly competitive friends hit the ground running in a no-holds-barred game of tag they’ve been playing since the first grade — risking it all to take each other down with the battle cry “You’re It!” Starring Ed Helms, Jon Hamm and Jeremy Renner.

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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