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Daniel Wu, left, and Alicia Vikander in a scene from “Tomb Raider.” Warner Bros. Pictures via AP

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“THE RIOT AND THE DANCE” PG, 1:50 Concert/Special Events. 7 p.m. Monday. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Fathom Events and Gorilla Poet Productions present Riot and the Dance a cinematic celebration of creation. This nature/science documentary, showcases the vast and beautifully intricate planet on which we live.


Oprah Winfrey (left) and Storm Reid in the long-awaited movie, “A Wrinkle in Time.” Disney via AP

“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.

“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.

“TOMB RAIDER” PG-13, 1:58 Action/Adventure. Kaahumanu 6.

Going explicitly against his final wishes, Lara leaves everything she knows behind in search of her dad’s last-known destination: a fabled tomb on a mythical island that might be somewhere off the coast of Japan. Starring Alicia Vikander, Dominic West and Walton Goggins.


“15:17 PARIS” PG-13, 1:34. Drama, Suspense/ Thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

On Aug. 21, 2015, the world watches in stunned silence as the media reports a thwarted terrorist attack on a train that’s bound for Paris — an attempt prevented by three young Americans traveling together through Europe. Starring Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos and Spencer Stone.

“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.

“ANNIHILATION” R, 1:55. Action/adventure,sci-fi/fantasy, suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex

A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition where the laws of nature don’t apply Starring Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Tessa Thompson

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

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.

“DEATH WISH” R, 1:47. Action/adventure,suspense/ thriller. Kaahumanu 6.

A family man becomes a vigilante killing machine when his family is violently attacked by robbers. Starring Bruce Willis, Vincent D’Onofrio and Elisabeth Shue.

“GAME NIGHT (2018)” R. 1:40. Action/adventure, suspense/thriller, comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex, Regal Wharf Cinema

A group of friends who meet regularly for game nights find themselves trying to solve a murder mystery. Starring Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams and Kyle Chandler.

“GRINGO” R, 1:50 Action, Comedy. Kaahumanu 6.

Harold Soyinka finds himself at the mercy of his back-stabbing business colleagues back home, local drug lords and a morally conflicted black-ops mercenary. Starring Joel Edgerton, David Oyelowo and Charlize Theron.

“THE HURRICANE HEIST” PG-13, 1:40 Action/Adventure, Suspense/Thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Thieves attempt a heist against the U.S. Treasury as a massive hurricane approaches a small town. Starring Toby Kebbell, Maggie Grace and Ryan Kwanten.

“JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE” PG-13, 1:59. Action, adventure, comedy. Kaahumanu 6.

Four teenagers discover an old video game console and are drawn into the game’s jungle setting becoming adult avatars. Starring Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan and Kevin Hart.

“PETER RABBIT” PG, 1:34. Action/Adventure, Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Peter Rabbit’s feud with Mr. McGregor reaches new heights as both compete for the affections of a kind animal lover who lives next door. Starring Domhnall Gleeson, Rose Byrne and James Corden.

“RED SPARROW” R, 2:19. Suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex, Kaahumanu 6.

Ballerina Dominika Egorova is recruited to ‘Sparrow School,’ a Russian intelligence service where she is forced to use her body as a weapon. Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton and Matthias Schoenaerts.

“THE STRANGERS: PREY AT NIGHT” R, 1:25 Horror, Suspense/Thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

A family’s road trip takes a dangerous turn when they arrive at a secluded mobile home park to stay with some relatives and find it mysteriously deserted. Starring Christina Hendricks, Bailee Madison and Martin Henderson.

“THOROUGHBREDS” PG-13, 1:40 Drama/Thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex.

Two upper-class teenage girls in suburban Connecticut rekindle their unlikely friendship after years of growing apart. They hatch a plan to solve their problems — no matter what the cost. Starring Olivia Cooke, Anya Taylor-Joy and the late Anton Yelchin.

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