The following movies are showing at first-run theaters Regal Jewel 16 (RJ16), AMC Classic Galaxy 16 (CG16) 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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B+ BABY DRIVER Stylish, adrenaline-fueled action film about a getaway driver (Ansel Elgort) facing a chance to go straight. Rated R. Frequent profanity, violence. 1 hour, 53 minutes. CG16, RJ16.
C BEATRIZ AT DINNER Salma Hayek glows as a massage therapist who speaks truth to white liberal privilege at a client’s dinner party. Rated R. Profanity, a scene of violence. 1 hour, 22 minutes. CG16.
C DESPICABLE ME 3 Latest “Despicable Me” installment finds a brother for Gru and a new villain the ex-villain can oppose, but the original story and premise seem to be losing sparkle, freshness and a certain degree of Minion-ness. Rated PG. Rude humor, some action. 1 hour, 30 minutes. RJ16, CG16.
B THE HERO Camera-friendly Sam Elliott plays, well, almost himself as an aging film star whose cancer diagnosis gives him a focus on his final years. Rated R. Profanity, some sexual content, drug use. 1 hour, 33 minutes. RJ16.
NR THE HOUSE Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler hope to finance their daughter’s college education by running a casino in their home. Rated R. Frequent profanity, sexual references, brief nudity, some violence. drug use, 1 hour, 28 minutes. RJ16, CG16.
C ALL EYEZ ON ME Routine, surprisingly tame bio of rapper Tupac Shakur despite a strong performance by Demetrius Shipp Jr. as Shakur. Rated R. Frequent profanity, some sexuality and nudity, drug use, violence. 2 hours, 20 minutes. CG16.
B CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS: THE FIRST EPIC MOVIE Animated adaptation of the popular children’s book series “Captain Underpants” delivers a winsome, good-humored combination of mild rudeness, silliness and fun that should appeal to all ages. Rated PG. Mild rude humor. 1 hour, 29 minutes. CG16, RJ16.
C+ CARS 3 Mild improvement over “Cars 2” finds Lightning McQueen on the rebound trained by a female racecar. Rated G. Suitable for general audiences. 1 hour, 49 minutes. RJ16, CG16, WH.
B 47 METERS DOWN Straight-forward, but often effective thriller about two vacationing sisters whose deep dive to observe sharks goes terrifyingly wrong. Rated PG-13. Brief strong profanity, bloody images, scenes of intense peril. 1 hour, 39 minutes. CG16, 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, CG16.
D+ THE MUMMY Unraveled mess of a movie with plenty of special effects, chase scenes and Tom Cruise as an antiquities robber plagued by a vengeful mummy, but Rated PG-13. Some suggestive content, partial nudity, scary images, action violence. 1 hour, 47 minutes. CG16, RJ16.
C- PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES Tired, bloodless fifth “Pirates” film with Johnny Depp suffers from ghosts of past, better films despite plenty of CGI ghosts moving the plot. Rated PG-13. Some suggestive content, adventure violence. 2 hours, 8 minutes. RJ16, CG16.
C ROUGH NIGHT A great cast and some funny comic writing can’t overcome a questionable plot premise about four reunited college classmates trying to cover up a death at a bachelorette party. Rated R. Frequent profanity, crude sexual content, drug use, brief bloody images. 1 hour, 41 minutes. CG16, RJ16.
D TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT More sensory overload in the latest loud chapter in the “Transformers” saga between good Autobots and evil Decepticons ropes in Arthurian legend. Rated PG-13. Some profanity, brief sexual humor, intense sequences of sci-fi violence. 2 hours, 28 minutes. RJ16, CG16, WH.
A WONDER WOMAN Gal Gadot shines as the title character in a superhero movie that doesn’t stray from telling an entertaining story first and foremost. Rated PG-13. Some suggestive content, sequences of action and violence. RJ16, CG16.
KRISHA A mother returns one Thanksgiving to the extended family her alcoholism and personality damaged 10 years earlier. 7 p.m. Monday. WH.