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Movie Capsules, May 11

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Millicent Simmonds, left, and John Krasinski in a scene from “A Quiet Place.”

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Friday, May 11, 2018

Capsules of movies playing locally. New releases are indicated with an asterisk.

AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR — The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe. (2 hour, 29 minutes) Rated PG-13. 

BAD SAMARITAN — A pair of burglars stumble upon a woman being held captive in a home they intended to rob. (1 hour, 51 minutes) Rated R.

*BREAKING IN — A woman fights to protect her family during a home invasion. (1 hour, 28 minutes) Rated PG-13. 

BLUMHOUSE’S TRUTH OR DARE — A harmless game of Truth or Dare among friends turns deadly when someone — or something — begins to punish those who tell a lie or refuse the dare. (1 hour, 40 minutes) Rated R. 

I FEEL PRETTY — A woman struggling with insecurity wakes from a fall believing she is the most beautiful and capable woman on the planet. Her new confidence empowers her to live fearlessly, but what happens when she realizes her appearance never changed? (1 hour, 50 minutes) Rated PG-13.

ISLE OF DOGS — Set in Japan, “Isle of Dogs” follows a boy’s odyssey in search of his lost dog. (1 hour, 41 minutes) Rated PG-13.

*LIFE OF THE PARTY — After her husband abruptly asks for a divorce, a middle-aged mother returns to college in order to complete her degree. (1 hour, 45 minutes) Rated PG-13. 

OVERBOARD — A spoiled, wealthy yacht owner is thrown overboard and becomes the target of revenge from his mistreated employee. A remake of the 1987 comedy. (1 hour, 52 minutes) Rated PG-13. 

A QUIET PLACE — A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound. (1 hour, 30 minutes) Rated PG-13.

RAMPAGE — Primatologist Davis Okoye shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a genetic experiment gone awry transforms this gentle ape into a raging monster. (1 hour, 47 minutes) Rated PG-13. 

SUPER TROOPERS 2 —  When a border dispute arises between the U.S. and Canada, the Super Troopers are tasked with establishing a Highway Patrol station in the disputed area. Rated R. 

TRAFFIK — A couple off for a romantic weekend in the mountains is accosted by a biker gang. Alone in the mountains, Brea and John must defend themselves against the gang, who will stop at nothing to protect their secrets. (1 hour, 36 minutes) Rated R. 

TYLER PERRY’S ACRIMONY — A faithful wife (Taraji P. Henson) tired of standing by her devious husband (Lyriq Bent) is enraged when it becomes clear she has been betrayed. (2 hours) Rated R.

A WRINKLE IN TIME — After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother and her friend to space in order to find him. (1 hour, 49 minutes) Rated PG.

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