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 SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING Fun, smart reboot of Spider-Man films with a hero (Tom Holland) and cast closer to their teens and more energetic, unpredictable and likable for it. Rated PG-13. Some profanity, brief suggestive comments, sci-fi action violence. 2 hours, 13 minutes. RJ16, CG16, WH.
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+ 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+ 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.
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 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 Rated PG-13. Brief suggestive content, sci-fi violence. 2 hours, 16 minutes. RJ16.
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. CG16, RJ16.
D THE HOUSE Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler are largely wasted as parents running a home casino to finance their daughter’s college education. Rated R. Frequent profanity, sexual references, brief nudity, some violence. drug use, 1 hour, 28 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. 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 Rated PG-13. Some suggestive content, adventure violence. 2 hours, 8 minutes. RJ16.
D TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT Rated PG-13. Some profanity, brief sexual humor, intense sequences of sci-fi violence. 2 hours, 28 minutes. RJ16, CG16.
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.
SUMMER SHORTS Screening of eight short films named tops in their categories at the Deep In The Heart Film Festival in February. 7 p.m. Monday. WH.
CAROLE KING TAPESTRY Pop singer-songwriter star Carole King performs her landmark 1971 album “Tapestry” in a July 2016 London concert. 7 p.m. Tuesday. RJ16.
“WHAT ABOUT WACO” Chris Charles Scott’s four-part documentary of moments in Waco history makes its public debut. 7:15 p.m. Friday. $25 and $15. Masonic Grand Lodge of Texas.
A SENSE OF URGENCY Waco-made drama about a Christian woman held hostage by bus hijackers. 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Jubilee Theatre.