These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews provided by studios and other sources.
"POMPEII" PG-13, 1:45. Action, adventure, drama. Kaahumanu 6.
Kevin Costner stars in “3 Days to Kill”
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A slave turned gladiator finds himself in a race against time to save his true love, who has been betrothed to a corrupt Roman senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts, he must fight to save his beloved as Pompeii crumbles around him. Starring Dylan Schombing, Jean-Francois Lachapelle and Rebecca Eady.
"3 DAYS TO KILL" PG-13, 1:53. Action, crime, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.
A dying Secret Service agent trying to reconnect with his estranged daughter is offered an experimental drug that could save his life in exchange for one last assignment. Stars Kevin Costner, Hailee Steinfeld and Connie Nielsen.
"STARTING OVER AGAIN" NR (Philippines), 2:10. Drama. Kaahumanu 6.
A pair of exes run into one another again years after a breakup that left them with plenty of unresolved questions. Starring Piolo Pascual and Toni Gonzaga.
"ABOUT LAST NIGHT" R, 2:18. Comedy, romance. Maui Mall Megaplex.
New love ignites for two couples as they journey from the bar to the bedroom. Eventually, their passion is put to the test - in the real world. Starring Kevin Hart, Joy Bryant and Regina Hall.
"AMERICAN HUSTLE" R, 2:18. Crime, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.
A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive British partner, Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent, Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.
"AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY" R, 2:01. Comedy, drama. Ends tonight at Maui Mall Megaplex.
A look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Oklahoma house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them. Starring Meryl Streep, Dermot Mulroney and Julia Roberts.
"BRIDE FOR RENT" NR, 1:36. Romance, Comedy, Special interest. Ends today at Kaahumanu 6. Tagalog and English.
Starring two of the most well-loved Filipino stars, Kim Chiu and Xian Lim, this rom com is already a box-office hit in its native land. Without realizing it, Rocky dela Cruz auditions for the role of the wife of Rocco Espiritu. But Rocco is busy pursuing his grandmother's riches. Laugh and fall in love with the couple over and over again.
"ENDLESS LOVE" PG-13, 1:43. Drama, romance. Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.
The story of a privileged girl and a charismatic boy whose instant desire sparks a love affair made only more reckless by parents trying to keep them apart. Stars Gabriella Wilde, Alex Pettyfer and Bruce Greenwood.
"FROZEN," PG, 1:25. Animation, kids and family. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Walt Disney Pictures presents one of its coolest comedy-adventures yet - that's sure to dazzle viewers of any age. When a prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, Anna (voiced by Kristen Bell) teams up with extreme mountain man Kristoff and his sidekick reindeer, Sven. They embark on an epic journey to find Anna's sister, Elsa, and put an end to the Snow Queen's icy spell.
"I, FRANKENSTEIN" PG-13, 1:33. Action, fantasy, sci-fi. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Frankenstein's creature finds himself caught in an all-out, centuries old war between two immortal clans. Stars Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy and Miranda Otto.
"JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT" PG-13, 1:45. Action, drama, thriller. Ends tonight at Kaahumanu 6.
Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack. Stars Chris Pine, Kevin Costner and Keira Knightley.
"LABOR DAY" PG-13, 1:51. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Depressed single mom Adele and her son, Henry, offer a wounded, fearsome man a ride. As police search town for the escaped convict, the mother and son gradually learn his true story as their options become increasingly limited. Stars Kate Winslet, Josh Brolin and Gattlin Griffith.
"LONE SURVIVOR" R, 2:01. Action, biography, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Based on the failed June 28, 2005, mission "Operation Red Wings:" Four members of SEAL Team 10 are tasked with the mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shahd. Stars Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch and Emile Hirsch.
"PHILOMENA" (2013) PG-13, 1:38. Drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.
A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent. Starring Judi Dench, Steve Coogan and Sophie Kennedy Clark. Nominated for four Oscars.
"RIDE ALONG" PG-13, 1:40. Action, comedy. Kaahumanu 6.
Fast-talking security guard Ben joins his cop brother-in-law, James, on a 24-hour patrol of Atlanta in order to prove himself worthy of marrying Angela, James' sister. Stars Ice Cube, Kevin Hart and Tika Sumpter.
"ROBOCOP" PG-13, 1:18. Action crime, sci-fi. Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.
In 2028 Detroit, when Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman) a loving husband, father and good cop is critically injured in the line of duty, the multinational conglomerate OmniCorp sees its chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer. Starring Joel Kinnaman, Douglas Urbanski and Abbie Cornish.
"THAT AWKWARD MOMENT" R, 1:34. Comedy, romance. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Zac Efron, Miles Teller and Michael B. Jordan star as three best friends who find themselves at the roadblock of many a romance: the realization that getting some means wanting more. They end up learning that relationship rules of the dating game sometimes have to be redefined.
"THE LEGEND OF HERCULES" PG-13, 1:39. Action, adventure. Maui Mall Megaplex.
The origin story of the mythical Greek hero. Betrayed by his stepfather, the King, and exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love, Hercules must use his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom. Starring Kellan Lutz, Gaia Weiss and Scott Adkins.
"THE LEGO MOVIE" PG, 1:40. Animation, action, comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.
An ordinary LEGO minifigure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil LEGO tyrant from gluing the universe together. Stars Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks and Will Arnet.
"THE MONUMENTS MEN" PG-13, 1:58. Action, biography, drama. Maui Mall Megaplex.
An unlikely World War II platoon is tasked with rescuing art masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their owners. Starring George Clooney, Cate Blanchett and Matt Damon.
"THE NUT JOB" PG, 1:26. Animation, adventure, comedy. Ends today at Kaahumanu 6.
Surly, a curmudgeon, independent squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Lucky for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able to save his life, and the rest of park community, as they gear up for winter Maury's Nut Store. Stars Will Arnett, Katherine Heigl and Brendan Fraser.
"THE WOLF OF WALL STREET" R, 3:00. Biography, comedy, crime. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort: from his rise to a wealthy stockbroker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, P.J. Byrne and Jon Favreau.
"VAMPIRE ACADEMY" PG-13, 1:44. Action, comedy, fantasy. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Rose Hathaway is a Dhampir, half human/vampire, guardians of the Moroi, peaceful, mortal vampires living discretely within our world. Her legacy is to protect the Moroi from bloodthirsty, immortal Vampires, the Strigoi. This is her story. Starring Zoey Deutch, Lucy Fry and Danila Kozlovsky.
"WINTER'S TALE" PG-13, 1:58. Drama, fantasy, mystery. Kaahumanu 6.
A burglar falls for an heiress as she dies in his arms. When he learns that he has the gift of reincarnation, he sets out to save her. Stars Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay and Russell Crowe.
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