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Tim, voiced by Miles Bakshi, right, and Boss Baby, voiced by Alec Baldwin, in ‘The Boss Baby.’
Tim, voiced by Miles Bakshi, right, and Boss Baby, voiced by Alec Baldwin, in ‘The Boss Baby.’ AP

Reviews from wire and online sources. Showing at these theaters:

C — Cinemark

G — Grand 18

(Stars based on a four-star scale)

New arrivals

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. PG-13 (C, G)


Beauty and the Beast1/2

Director Bill Condon’s live-action adaptation of the classic 1991 Disney cartoon, with Emma Watson as the singing beauty and Dan Stevens as the lovelorn beast. PG (C, G)

Born in China

John Krasinski narrates this nature documentary that looks at a panda and her growing cubs. G (G)

The Boss Baby1/2

A suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby (voiced by Alec Baldwin) pairs up with his 7-year-old brother (voiced by Steve Buscemi) to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co. in the this animated tale. PG (C, G)

The Circle

The head of a giant tech company (Tom Hanks) asks an ambitious young employee (Emma Watson) to participate in an experiment testing the boundaries of personal privacy. Based on the novel by Dave Eggers, who cowrote the screenplay. PG-13 (C, G)

The Fate of the Furious1/2

When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into a world of terrorism and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew faces trials that will test them as never before in this latest offering in the Fast and the Furious franchise. PG-13 (C, G)


No review available

Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother. Stars Chris Evans, Octavia Spencer and McKenna Grace. PG-13 (C, G)

Going in Style

Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals (played by Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin) risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money. PG-13 (G)

How to be a Latin Lover

No review available

Ken Marino directs this comedy about an aging gigolo (Eugenio Derbez) living with his estranged sister (Salma Hayek) who romances a rich widow (Raquel Welch). With Rob Lowe, Kristen Bell, Rob Corddry, Rob Riggle, and Michael Cera. PG-13 (G)

Kong: Skull Island

Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson and John Goodman are the latest band of explorers who wander onto a remote island ruled by a giant ape. Don’t expect the same-old, though: For one thing, the story this time takes place in the Vietnam-era 1970s. PG-13 (G)

Power Rangers1/2

After learning the globe is under threat from an alien force, five teens join together to form a resistance. Based upon “Power Rangers” created by Haim Saban and Toei Company Ltd. PG-13 (G)


A young street magician (Jacob Latimore) is left to care for his little sister after their parents die, and he turns to illegal activities to keep a roof over their heads. When he gets in too deep, his sister is kidnapped and he is forced to use his magic and brilliant mind to save her. R (G)

Smurfs: The Lost Village1/2

In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest leading to the discovery of the biggest secret in Smurf history. PG (G)

The Zookeeper’s Wife

An account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina (Jessica Chastain) and Jan Zabinski (Johan Heldenbergh), who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion. R (G)