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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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 BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Rich visuals and capable acting highlight an expanded, live-action version of the classic 1991 Disney animated feature. Rated PG. Frightening images, some action violence. 2 hours, 9 minutes. RJ16, SG16.
B BORN IN CHINA Disneynature Chinese-based documentary starring a baby panda and her mom, a monkey and a snow leopard. What more do you need? 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, SG16.
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 Rated PG-13. Profanity, some suggestive material, thematic elements. RJ16.
C+ GOING IN STYLE Rated PG-13. Profanity, some suggestive material, drug reference. 1 hour, 36 minutes. SG16, RJ16.
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.
C+ KONG: SKULL ISLAND Rated PG-13. Brief strong profanity, intense sequences of action violence. 1 hour, 58 minutes. SG16.
B+ THE LOST CITY OF Z Engrossing adventure about a British explorer (Charlie Hunnam) who becomes consumed with his quest to find a vanished civilization in the Amazon jungle. Rated PG-13. Brief strong profanity, some nudity, disturbing images, violence. 2 hours, 20 minutes. SG16.
C- POWER RANGERS Rated PG-13. Profanity, some crude humor, sci-fi violence and action. 2 hours, 4 minutes. RJ16.
D SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE Rated PG. Rude humor, mild action. 1 hour, 30 minutes. SG16, RJ16.
C UNFORGETTABLE Rated R. Strong profanity, sexual situations, brief partial nudity, violence. 1 hour, 40 minutes. SG16.
SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER 40TH ANNIVERSARY 40th anniversary release of the director’s cut of the 1977 dance film featuring John Travolta and a soundtrack by The Bee Gees. 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday RJ16.
BOSTON: AN AMERICAN RUNNING STORY Documentary about the Boston Marathon. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. RJ16.
CHONDRA PIERCE: ENOUGH Christian comedian Chondra Pierce comments on life in an image-conscious world. 1 hour, 30 minutes. 7 p.m. Tuesday RJ16.
NATIONAL THEATER LIVE: OBSESSION Jude Law stars in London’s Barbican Theatre adaptation of the 1943 film “Obsession.” 7 p.m. Thursday. RJ16.