These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews provided by studios and
Jennifer Lawrence stars in “X-Men: Days of Future Past”
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Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone star in “The Amazing Spider-Man 2”
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Jon Hamm stars in the “Million Dollar Arm”
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“Godzilla” returns to the big screen
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Rose Byrne and Seth Rogen star in “Neighbors”
Universal Pictures photo via AP
* "X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST" PG-13, 2:11. Adventure, fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex and Lahaina Wharf Cinema on Friday.
The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants. Starring Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen and Hugh Jackman.
**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 www.fandango.com.
* "BLENDED" PG-13, 1:57. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.
After a bad blind date, a man and woman find themselves stuck together at a resort for families, where their attraction grows as their respective kids benefit from the burgeoning relationship. Stars Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore and Wendi McLendon-Covey.
* "CHEF" R, 1:55. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.
A chef who loses his restaurant job starts up a food truck in an effort to reclaim his creative promise, while piecing back together his estranged family. Starring Jon Favreau, Robert Downey Jr. and Scarlett Johansson.
* "BRICK MANSIONS" PG-13, 1:30. Action, crime, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.
An undercover Detroit cop navigates a dangerous neighborhood that's surrounded by a containment wall, with the help of an ex-con in order to bring down a crime lord and his plot to devastate the entire city. Stars the late Paul Walker, David Belle and RZA.
* "CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER" PG-13, 2:16. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Anthony and Joe Russo direct this action, adventure, sci-fi movie about Steve Rogers, who struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history: the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier. Stars include Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Robert Redford and Samuel L. Jackson.
* "DIVERGENT" PG-13, 2:19. Action, adventure. Ends tonight at Maui Mall Megaplex.
In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the Mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late. Stars Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Kate Winslet.
* "GOD'S NOT DEAD" PG, 1:53. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.
College student Josh Wheaton's faith is challenged by his philosophy professor, who believes God does not exist. Stars Shane Harper, Kevin Sorbo and David A.R. White.
* "GODZILLA" PG-13, 2:03. Action, adventure, sci-fi. Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.
The world's most infamous creature is pitted against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity's scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence. Starring Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen and Bryan Cranston.
* "HEAVEN IS FOR REAL" PG, 1:40. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.
A small-town father must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Stars Greg Kinnear, Kelly Reilly and Thomas Haden Church.
* "LEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHY'S RETURN" PG, 1:28. Animation, family, musical. Kaahumanu 6.
Dorothy wakes up in post-tornado Kansas, only to be whisked back to Oz to try to save her old friends the Scarecrow, the Lion, the Tin Man and Glinda from a devious new villain, the Jester. Stars Lea Michele, Kelsey Grammer and Dan Aykroyd.
* "MILLION DOLLAR ARM" PG, 2:04. Biography, drama, sport. Kaahumanu 6
A sports agent stages an unconventional recruitment strategy to get talented Indian cricket players to play Major League Baseball. Stars Jon Hamm, Aasif Mandvi and Alan Arkin.
* "NEIGHBORS" R, 1:36. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.
A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house. Starring Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne ad Zac Efron.
* "NOAH" PG-13, 2:18. Adventure, drama. Ends tonight at Maui Mall Megaplex.
A man is chosen by God to undertake a momentous rescue mission before an apocalyptic flood destroys the world. Starring Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly and Anthony Hopkins.
* "RIO 2" G, 1:41. Animation, adventure, comedy. Kaahumanu 6.
It's a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids after they're hurtled from Rio de Janeiro to the wilds of the Amazon. Starring voices of Jesse Eisenberg as Blu, Anne Hathaway as Jewel and others such as Bruno Mars, Jamie Fox and Will i Am.
* "THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2" PG-13, 2:22. Action, adventure, fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.
Peter Parker enjoys Spider-Man benefits, i.e., spending time with Gwen. But his ordinary and extraordinary lives are in grave danger when he's faced with new threats, Electro, and the mysterious company OsCorp. Starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Jamie Foxx.
* "THE OTHER WOMAN" PG-13, 1:49. Comedy, romance. Maui Mall Megaplex.
After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly soon meets the wife he's been cheating on. And when yet another affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on the three-timing SOB. Stars Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton.
* "TRANSCENDENCE" PG-13, 1:59. Drama, mystery, sci-fi. Ends tonight at Maui Mall Megaplex.
A terminally ill scientist uploads his mind to a computer. This grants him power beyond his wildest dreams, and soon he becomes unstoppable. Stars Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall and Morgan Freeman.
* 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 www.fandango.com.