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“ONWARD” PG, Action/Adventure, Animated, Comedy, Scifi/Fantasy. 1:43. Consolidated Theaters Ka’ahumanu, Regal Maui Mall Megaplex. Opens Thursday.
Set in a suburban fantasy world, two teenage elf brothers embark on a quest to discover if there is still magic out there.
“NUUK” Not Rated, Drama, Thriller. 1:48. Consolidated Theaters Ka’ahumanu. Thursday showing.
Elaisa is a middle-aged Filipino widow who lives in Nuuk with her rebellious adult son Karl. She meets a visiting Filipino seaman Mark Alvarez. He is friendly and caring. But a blizzard threatens to cause more havoc in her life.
“THE WAY BACK” R, Drama. 1:48. Regal Maui Mall Megaplex. Opens Friday.
A former high school basketball phenom, struggling with alcoholism, is offered a coaching job at his alma mater. As the team starts to win, he may have a reason to confront his old demons. But will it be enough to set him on the road to redemption?