The following movies are showing at first-run theaters Regal Jewel 16 (RJ16), Starplex Galaxy 16 (SG16) and the Waco Hippodrome (WH). Letter grades for movies are from advance reviews; an NR means a movie was not reviewed.
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C+ KING ARTHUR: THE LEGEND OF THE SWORD Entertaining if jumbled and ultimately forgettable take on the King Arthur story has some winning special effects, occasionally smart dialogue and a charismatic Charlie Hunnam as the title king. Rated PG-13. Brief strong profanity, some suggestive content, sequences of action and violence. 2 hours, 6 minutes. RJ16, SG16.
C+ SNATCHED Occasionally funny, but often lazy mother-daughter comedy that fits lead Amy Schumer, but largely wastes co-star Goldie Hawn. Rated R. Frequent coarse language, crude sexual content, brief nudity. 1 hour, 40 minutes. RJ16.
B THE WALL Tense standoff between two American soldiers and an Iraqi sniper is more thoughtful than action-packed. Rated R. Frequent profanity, some war violence. 1 hour, 30 minutes. SG16.
NR LOWRIDERS An East LA graffit artist finds himself caught between his art and the lowrider car culture of his father and ex-con brother. Rated PG-13. 1 hour, 39 minutes. SG16.
B BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Rated PG. Frightening images, some action violence. 2 hours, 9 minutes. RJ16, SG16.
B BORN IN CHINA Rated G. Non-graphic scenes of animals fighting. 1 hour, 19 minutes. SG16.
B THE BOSS BABY Rated PG. Mild rude humor. 1 hour, 37 minutes. RJ16, SG16.
C+ THE CASE FOR CHRIST Rated PG.Thematic elements including a medical description of crucifixion, incidental smoking. 1 hour, 52 minutes. RJ16.
C+ THE CIRCLE Emma Watson finds unexpected complications when, at the urging of social media mogul Tom Hanks, she tries to live totally observed on the Internet. Rated PG-13. Brief strong profanity, a sexual situation, thematic elements including drug use. RJ16.
C+ THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS Latest in the “Fast and Furious” series has Toretto (Vin Diesel) opposed by his old crew, but plot takes a backseat, as always, to plenty of action. Rated PG-13. Strong profanity, suggestive content, prolonged sequences of violence and destruction. 2 hours, 16 minutes. SG16, RJ16.
C GIFTED Flat, disappointingly contrived drama about a custody fight between mother (Lindsay Duncan) and son (Chris Evans) over the brilliant niece (Mckenna Grace) that he’s been raising. Rated PG-13. Profanity, some suggestive material, thematic elements. RJ16, SG16.
C+ GOING IN STYLE Rated PG-13. Profanity, some suggestive material, drug reference. 1 hour, 36 minutes. SG16, RJ16.
B GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, VOL. 2 Silly, sarcastic and better than the original with the oddball team of galaxy-protectors proving characters to care about. Rated PG-13. Brief suggestive content, sci-fi violence. 2 hours, 16 minutes. RJ16, SG16, WH.
B HOW TO BE A LATIN LOVER Broad, good-natured but uneven comedy about a gigolo (Eugenio Derbez) between patrons who’s forced to live with his sister and her young son. Rated PG-13. Crude humor, sexual references and gestures, brief nudity. 1 hour, 55 minutes. SG16, RJ16.
D SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE Rated PG. Rude humor, mild action. 1 hour, 30 minutes. SG16, RJ16.
THE MET: LIVE IN HD — DER ROSENKAVALIER The Metropolitan Opera production of Johann Straus’s “Der Rosenkavalier,” starring sopranos Elina Garanca and Renee Fleming. 11:30 a.m. Saturday. RJ16.
MOTHER’S DAY Garry Marshall’s 2016 dramatic-comedy follows three mothers in different life circumstances when Mother’s Day rolls around. Rated PG-13. 1 hour, 58 minutes. SG16.
PITCHING TENTS Somewhat raunchy coming-of-age ’80s story about a would-be artist at summer camp contemplating college, but pressured to be like his blue-collar father . 7 p.m. Monday. WH.