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“JUMANJI: THE NEXT LEVEL” PG-13. 2:03. Action/Adventure, Comedy. Regal Wharf Cinema Center, Regal Maui Mall Megaplex, Consolidated Theaters Ka’ahumanu. Open today.
In “Jumanji: The Next Level,” the gang is back, but the game has changed. As they return to rescue one of their own, the players will have to brave parts unknown, from arid deserts to snowy mountains, to escape the world’s most dangerous game.
“BLACK CHRSTMAS” PG-13. 1:38. Horror, Suspense/Thriller. Regal Maui Mall Megaplex. Opens today.
A group of female students are stalked by a stranger during their Christmas break. That is until the young sorority pledges discover that the killer is part of an underground college conspiracy.
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“THE POLAR EXPRESS” G. 1:40. Animated/Family. Regal Maui Mall Megaplex. 1 p.m. Saturday.
On Christmas Eve, a young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express.
“HONEYLAND” 1:30. Documentary. Regal Maui Mall Megaplex. 10:30 a.m. Saturday and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The last female bee-hunter in Europe must save the bees and return the natural balance in Honeyland, when a family of nomadic beekeepers invade her land and threaten her livelihood.
“GORILLAZ: REJECT FALSE ICONS” 1:40. Documentary, Music. Consolidated Theaters Ka’aumanu. 7:30 p.m. Monday.
Focused on the life of the band and their collaborators over the 3 vital years in which they developed critically acclaimed albums, ‘Humanz’ and ‘The Now Now,’ and undertook their most ambitious world tour to date.
“THE TALE OF PRINCESS KAGUYA — STUDIO GHIBLI FEST” PG. 2:35. Type. Regal Maui Mall Megaplex. 7 p.m. Monday and Wednesday.
Based on a Japanese folktale, this animated story is from director and Studio Ghibli co-founder Isao Takahata.
“KILL BILL: VOL. 1” R. 1:51. Action, Crime, Thriller. Consolidated Theaters Ka’ahumanu. 7 p.m. Wednesday.
After awakening from a four-year coma, a former assassin wreaks vengeance on the team of assassins who betrayed her.