These are Maui Scene's minireviews, excerpts of wire service reviews and previews provided by studios and other sources.
"300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE" R, 1:42. Action, drama, war. Kaahumanu 6.
Sullivan Stapleton stars in the action-drama film “300: Rise of an Empire”
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Mr. Peabody (from left), voiced by Ty Burell, Penny, voiced by Ariel Winter, and Sherman, voiced by Max Charles are shown in a scene from “Mr. Peabody & Sherman.”
DreamWorks Animation photo via AP
Roma Downey portrays Mary in a scene from “Son of God”
20th Century Fox photo via AP
Greek General Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy. Starring Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green and Lena Headey.
"MR. PEABODY & SHERMAN" PG, 1:32. Animation, adventure, comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.
Follow the time-travelling adventures of an advanced canine and his adopted son as they endeavor to fix a time rift that they created. Starring voices of Ty Burrell, Max Charles and Stephen Colbert.
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"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.
"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 who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.
"Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" R, 1:59. Comedy. Maui Mall Megaplex.
With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top-rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm. Stars Will Ferrell, Christina Applegate and Paul Rudd.
"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.
"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.
"NON-STOP" PG-13, 1:46. Action, mystery, thriller. Maui Mall Megaplex and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.
An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages that put his fellow passengers at risk unless the airline transfers $150 million into an off-shore account. Starring Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore and Lupita Nyong'o.
"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.
"POMPEII" PG-13, 1:45. Action, adventure, drama. Kaahumanu 6.
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.
"RIDE ALONG" PG-13, 1:40. Action, comedy. Ends tonight at 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.
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.
"SON OF GOD" PG-13, 2:18. Drama. Kaahumanu 6 and Lahaina Wharf Cinema.
The life story of Jesus is told from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection. Starring Diogo Morgado, Amber Rose Revah and Sebastian Knapp.
"STARTING OVER AGAIN" NR (Philippines), 2:10. Drama.
Ends tonight at 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.
"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 WIND RISES" (Kaze Tachinu, original title) NR, 2:06. Animation, biography, drama. Kaahumanu 6.
A look at the life of Jiro Horikoshi, the man who designed Japanese fighter planes during World War II. Starring voices of Joseph Gordon-Levitt, John Krasinski, Emily Blunt and Martin Short. Academy Award Nominee for Best Animated Feature.
"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.