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“RIFFTRAX LIVE: OCTAMAN” PG-13, 2:00. Concert/special events. Maui Mall Megaplex. 8 p.m. today and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of RiffTrax Live, Fathom Events and RiffTrax have joined forces to bring you Octaman! Will the scientists be able to stop Octaman’s killing spree? Find out in this special event riffed live in theaters.
“MONTY PYTHON’S LIFE OF BRIAN (1979)” R, 1:33. Comedy. Ka’ahumanu 6. 7 p.m. today.
Mistaken for the Messiah, Brian rocks Rome leading the Judean People’s Front. Starring Graham Chapman, Terry Jones and Michael Palin.
“OKKO’S INN” PG, 1:40. Concert/special events. Maui Mall Megaplex. 7 p.m. Monday Tuesday.
Presented by Fathom Events and GKIDS, this latest feature from famed director Kitaro Kosaka blends idyllic landscapes with storybook charm in a rare ghost story firmly grounded in the trials and joys of humanity. This special event features both subtitled and English dub versions, as well as an exclusive introduction from director Kitaro Kosaka.
“THE PILGRIM’S PROGRESS” PG, 2:10. Concert/special events, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex. 6:30 p.m. Monday.
This family-friendly animated feature closely follows John Bunyan’s classic masterpiece by the same title.
“BRIGHT ONES” NR, 1:55. Concert/special events. Maui Mall Megaplex. 7 p.m. today and 12:55 p.m. Saturday.
What happens when a group of talented kids from a performing arts school are faced with an impossible challenge — create a showcase in only two weeks that shows the world how they were created to shine?
“THE WEDDING GUEST” R, 1:37. Suspense/thriller. Regency Kihei Cinemas. 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
Ray is a man with a secret who travels from Britain to Pakistan to attend a wedding–armed with duct tape, a shotgun, and a plan to kidnap the bride-to-be. Starring Dev Patel and Radhika Apte.
NEW THIS WEEK
“THE CURSE OF LA LLORONA” R, 1:33. Horror, suspense/thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex. Opens today.
A disillusioned priest helps a social worker and her children battle the legendary ghost La Llorona. Starring Linda Cardellini, Raymond Cruz and Tony Amendola.
“AFTER” PG-13, 1:46. Romance. Maui Mall Megaplex. Opens today.
Armed with grand ambitions for her future, Tessa’s guarded world opens up when she meets the dark and mysterious Hardin Scott, a magnetic, brooding rebel who makes her question all she thought she knew about herself. Starring Josephine Langford, Hero Fiennes Tiffin and Selma Blair.
MAUI MOVIE THEATERS
Consolidated Theatres Ka’ahumanu, Queen Ka’ahumanu Center, 275 W. Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului
Regal Maui Mall Megaplex 12, 70 Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului
Regency Kihei Cinemas, 1819 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei
Regal Wharf Cinema 3, 658 Front St., Lahaina
For film synopses and screening times, visit www.fandango.com.