Movie capsules May 19
Friday, May 19, 2017
Capsules of movies playing locally. New releases are indicated with an asterisk.
*ALIEN: COVENANT — The crew of a colony ship, bound for a remote planet, discover an uncharted paradise with a threat beyond their imagination, and must attempt a harrowing escape. (2 hours, 2 minutes) Rated R.
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST — An adaptation of the Disney fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love. (2 hours, 9 minutes) Rated PG.
THE BOSS BABY — A suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his 7-year-old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co. (1 hour, 37 minutes) Rated PG.
THE CIRCLE — A woman lands a dream job at a powerful tech company called the Circle, only to uncover a nefarious agenda that will affect the lives of her friends, family and that of humanity. (1 hour, 50 minutes) Rated PG-13.
*DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: THE LONG HAUL — A Heffley family road trip to attend Meemaw’s 90th birthday party goes hilariously off course thanks to Greg’s newest scheme to get to a video gaming convention. (1 hour, 31 minutes) Rated PG.
*EVERYTHING, EVERYTHING — A teenager who’s lived a sheltered life because she’s allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door. (1 hour, 36 minutes) Rated PG-13.
THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS — When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of terrorism and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before. (2 hours, 16 minutes) Rated PG_13.
GOING IN STYLE — Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money. (1 hour, 36 minutes) Rated PG-13.
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 — Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” continues the team’s adventures as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage. (2 hours, 16 minutes) Rated PG-13.
HOW TO BE A LATIN LOVER — Finding himself dumped after 25 years of marriage, a man who made a career of seducing rich older women must move in with his estranged sister, where he begins to learn the value of family. (1 hour, 55 minutes) Rated PG-13.
KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD — Robbed of his birthright, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone, he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy — whether he likes it or not. (2 hours, 6 minutes) Rated PG-13.
SNATCHED — When her boyfriend dumps her before their exotic vacation, a young woman persuades her ultra-cautious mother to travel with her to paradise, with unexpected results. (1 hour, 30 minutes) Rated R.
THE WALL — Two American soldiers are trapped by a lethal Iraqui sniper, and the only thing that stands between them is unsteady wall. (1 hour, 21 minutes) Rated R.