Maui Scene’s minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews are provided by studios and other sources.
“DISNEY’S NEWSIES: THE BROADWAY MUSICAL” PG, 2:30. Concert/special events. Maui Mall Megaplex. 7 p.m. tonight; 12:55 p.m. Saturday.
Straight from the Broadway stage, Fathom Events and Disney Theatrical Productions bring to the screen the Tony Award-winning musical “Newsies” for a special showing today and Saturday only. Filmed live on stage at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood, Calif., this not-to-be-missed high energy show stars original Broadway cast members Jeremy Jordan, Kara Lindsay, Ben Fankhauser and Andrew Keenan-Bolger.
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“MISSION IMPOSSIBLE — FALLOUT” PG-13, 2:27. Action/ adventure, suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6. Opens today.
The best intentions often come back to haunt you as Ethan Hunt, his IMF team and some familiar allies find themselves in a race against time after a mission goes wrong. Starring Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill and Simon Pegg.
“THE SPY WHO DUMPED ME” PG, 1:24. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex. Opens Friday.
The story of Audrey and Morgan, two best friends who unwittingly become entangled in an international conspiracy when one of the women discovers the boyfriend who dumped her was actually a spy. Starring Kate McKinnon, Mila Kunis and Justin Theroux.
“TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES” R, 1:57. Animated, action/ adventure. Kaahumanu 6, Maui Mall Megaplex. Opens today.
With a few madcap ideas and a song in their hearts, the Teen Titans head to Hollywood to fulfill their dreams. Things soon go awry, however, when a supervillain plans to take over the planet — putting the very fate of the young heroes on the line. Starring Kristen Bell, Will Arnett and Greg Cipes.
“ANT-MAN AND THE WASP” PG-13. 1:58. Action/adventure, Sci-fi/fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex, Lahaina Wharf Cinema.
Scott Lang is grappling with the consequences of his choices as both a superhero and a father. Approached by Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym, Lang must once again don the Ant-Man suit and fight alongside the Wasp in an epic battle against a powerful new enemy. Starring Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly and Michael Douglas.
“THE EQUALIZER 2” PG, 2:01. Action/ adventure, suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice when thugs kill his friend and former colleague. Starring Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal and Ashton Sanders.
“THE FIRST PURGE” R, 1:37 Suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.
To push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the year, the New Founding Fathers of America test a sociological theory that vents aggression for one night in one isolated community. Starring Y’lan Noel, Lex Scott Davis and Joiwan Wade.
“HEARTS BEAT LOUD” PG-13. 1:37. Drama, music/performing arts, Kaahumanu 6.
A father and daughter form an unlikely songwriting duo in the summer before she leaves for college. Starring Nick Offerman, Kiersey Clemons and Ted Danson.
“HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION” PG, 1:25 Action/adventure, Animated, Comedy, Sci-Fi/fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6, Lahaina WharfCinema.
Drac falls for an intriguing but dangerous woman while taking a luxury cruise with the rest of the pack. He soon learns that trying to balance family, friends and romance might just be too much to handle — even for the world’s most powerful vampire. Starring Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg and Selena Gomez.
“I LOVE YOU HATER” PG-13. 1:52. Drama, Kaahumanu 6.
Joko is a down and out probinsyano who must quickly raise funds after an illegal recruiter dupes him. When a white lie gets blown out of proportion, Joko finds himself in the service of online media mogul Sasha. Starring Joshua Garcia and Kris Aquino.
“INCREDIBLES 2” PG, 1:58. Action/adventure, animated. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Telecommunications guru Winston Deavor enlists Elastigirl to fight crime. That leaves Mr. Incredible with one of his greatest challenges ever — staying home and taking care of three rambunctious children. As Violet, Dash and Jack-Jack offer him a new set of headaches, a cybercriminal named Screen-slaver launches his dastardly plan. 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.
“MAMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN” PG-13, 1:50. Comedy, music/ performing arts. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6.
In this sequel to “Mamma Mia!,” Sophie learns about her mother’s past while pregnant herself. Starring Lily James, Amanda Seyfried and Meryl Streep.
“RUNNING FOR GRACE” NR, 1:50. Drama, family. Maui Mall Megaplex.
An orphan boy of mixed race finds family with the newly arrived white village doctor in Hawaii. On an errand, the medicine runner meets the daughter of the plantation owner and forbidden love blossoms. Starring Matt Dillon, James Caviezel and Ryan Potter.
“SKYSCRAPER” PG-13. 1:43. Action/adventure, Suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6, Lahaina Wharf Cinema.
A former FBI agent must save his family from a blazing fire in the world’s tallest building. Starring Dwayne Johnson, Neve Campbell and Chin Han.
“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” and convinces him to return to the court one more time. Starring Lil Re Howery, Kyrie Irving and Nick Kroll.
“UNFRIENDED: DARK WEB” R, 1:28. Horror. Maui Mall Megaplex.
When a 20-something finds a cache of hidden files on his new laptop, he and his friends are unwittingly thrust into the depths of the dark web where someone is watching their every move. Starring Colin Woodell, Betty Gabriel and Rebecca Rittenhouse.
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