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Ben Kingsley (center) as Adolf Eichmann in a scene from “Operation Finale.” Automatik, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer photo via IMDb

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SPECIAL EVENTS

“RUDY 25TH ANNIVERSARY”

PG, 2:00. Concert/special events. Maui Mall Megaplex. 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday.

Fathom Events and TriStar Pictures are proud to present Rudy 25th Anniversary featuring an exclusive introduction. All his life, people have told Rudy he’s not good enough, not smart enough, not big enough. But nothing can stop his impossible dream of playing football for Notre Dame. Some dreams won’t die, as Rudy proves when he goes to heroic, occasionally hilarious, lengths to win admission to Notre Dame. An incredible true story from the creators of Hoosiers, Rudy is an unforgettable testament to the power of dreams and the triumph of the common man. Starring Sean Astin, Jon Favreau and Ned Beatty

John Cho (center) frantically searches for his missing daughter in “Searching.” Bazelevs Entertainment via IMDb

NEW THIS WEEK

“OPERATION FINALE” PG-13, 2:02. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex, Regency Kihei Cinemas.

Fifteen years after the end of World War II, Israel’s intelligence agency Mossad and security agency Shin Bet – led by the tireless and heroic agent Peter Malkin (Isaac) — launched a daring top-secret raid to capture the notorious Eichmann. Starring Oscar Isaac, Ben Kingsley and Melanie Laurent.

“SEARCHING.” PG-13, 1:42. Suspense/ thriller. Kaahumanu 6.

A desperate man searches for clues on his daughter’s laptop after she goes missing without a trace. Starring John Cho, Debra Messing and Joseph Lee.

ONGOING

“ALPHA” PG-13, 1:47. Action/ adventure. Kaahumanu 6.

An epic adventure set in the last Ice Age, this is a fascinating, visually stunning story that shines a light on the origins of man’s best friend. While on his first hunt, a young man is injured and must learn to survive alone in the wilderness. Reluctantly taming a lone wolf abandoned by its pack, the pair learn to rely on each other and become unlikely allies. Starring Kodi Smit-McPhee and Johannes Haukur Johannesson.

“ANT-MAN AND THE WASP” PG-13. 1:58. Action/adventure, Sci-fi/fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

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.

“A.X.L.” PG, 1:40. Action/adventure, Family. Maui Mall Megaplex

A.X.L. is a top-secret, robotic dog who develops a special friendship with Miles and will go to any length to protect his new companion. Starring Becky G, Alex Neustaedter and Patricia De Leon.

“BLACKKKLANSMEN” R. 2:08. Drama. Kaahumanu 6.

Ron Stallworth is the first African-American detective to serve in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Determined to make a name for himself, Stallworth bravely sets out on a dangerous mission: infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan. Starring John David Washington, Adam Driver and Laura Harrier.

“CRAZY RICH ASIANS” PG-13 2:00. Comedy. Kaahumanu 6, Maui Mall Megaplex, Regal Wharf Cinemas, Regency Kihei Cinemas.

Rachel Chu is happy to accompany her longtime boyfriend, Nick, to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. She’s also surprised to learn that Nick’s family is extremely wealthy and he’s considered one of the country’s most eligible bachelors. Thrust into the spotlight, Rachel must now contend with jealous socialites, quirky relatives and something far, far worse. Starring Constance Wu, Henry Golding and Michelle Yeoh.

“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.

“CHRISTOPHER ROBIN” PG, 1:44. Action/adventure, comedy. Kaahumanu 6, Regency Kihei Cinemas.

Winnie-the-Pooh and friends reunite with old pal Christopher Robin — now an adult. Starring Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell and Bronte Carmichael.

“THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS” R, 1:31. Comedy. Kaahumanu 6, Maui Mall Megaplex.

Two clashing detectives with a shared secret, one human (Melissa McCarthy) and one puppet, are forced to work together again to solve the brutal murders of the former cast of a beloved classic puppet television show. Starring Melissa McCarthy, Maya Rudolph and Joel McHale.

“HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION” PG, 1:25 Action/adventure, Animated, Comedy, Sci-Fi/fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

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.

“INCREDIBLES 2.” PG, 1:58. Action/ adventure, Animated. Regency Kihei Cinemas.

Elastigirl battles a mad criminal, while Mr. Incredible stays home and takes care of three children. Starring Holly Hunter, Craig T. Nelson and Samuel L. Jackson.

“MAMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN” PG-13, 1:50. Comedy, music/ performing arts. Maui Mall Megaplex.

In this sequel to “Mamma Mia!,” Sophie learns about her mother’s past while pregnant herself. Starring Lily James, Amanda Seyfried and Meryl Streep.

“THE MEG” PG-13, 1:47. Sci-fi/fantasy, suspense/thriller. Kaahumanu 6, Maui Mall Megaplex, Regal Wharf Cinemas, Regency Kihei Cinemas.

A deep-sea submersible has been attacked by a massive creature, previously thought to be extinct, and now lies disabled at the bottom of the deepest trench in the Pacific — with its crew trapped inside. Starring Jason Statham, Li Bingbing and Rainn Wilson.

“MILE 22” R, 1:35. Action/ adventure. Maui Mall Megaplex, Regal Wharf Cinemas.

Aided by a top-secret tactical command team, Silva must retrieve and transport an asset who holds life-threatening information to Mile 22 for extraction before the enemy closes in. Starring Mark Wahlberg, Lauren Cohan and Iko Uwais.

“MISSION IMPOSSIBLE — FALLOUT” PG-13, 2:27. Action/ adventure, suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

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.

“SLENDER MAN” PG-13, 1:33. Horror, suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

In a small town in Massachusetts, a group of friends, fascinated by the internet lore of the Slender Man, attempt to prove that he doesn’t actually exist… until one of them mysteriously goes missing. Starring Joey King, Jaz Sinclair and Julia Goldani Telles.

“THE SPY WHO DUMPED ME” PG, 1:24. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

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.

* 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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