Theater key: PP = Park Place Stadium Cinemas in downtown Charleston; M = Marquee Cinemas in South Charleston; N = Nitro Stadium 12; TV = Teays Valley Stadium 10 in Scott Depot.
“OPERATION FINALE”: PG-13. A team of secret agents set out to track down the Nazi officer who masterminded the Holocaust. PP, M, N.
“KIN”: PG-13. Chased by a vengeful criminal, the feds and a gang of otherworldly soldiers, a recently released ex-con and his adopted teenage brother are forced to go on the run with a weapon of mysterious origin as their only protection. M, N.
“A.X.L.”: After an experiment gone wrong, A.X.L. — a top-secret robotic dog created by the military helps protect tomorrow’s soldiers — is discovered hiding alone in the desert by a kind-hearted outsider named Miles, who finds a way to connect with him after activating his owner-pairing technology. Together, the two develop a special friendship based on trust, loyalty and compassion. PG. PP, M, N.
“THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS”: No Sesame. All Street. A filthy comedy set in the underbelly of Los Angeles where puppets and humans coexist. Two clashing detectives with a shared secret, one human and one puppet, are forced to work together again to solve the brutal murders of the former cast of a beloved classic puppet television show. R. PP, M, N.
“BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN”: A refugee’s escape, a prisoner’s promise and a daughter’s painful secret all converge, causing their lives to become intertwined in ways they could have never imagined. PG-13. M, TV.
“ALPHA”: While on his first hunt with his tribe during the last Ice Age, a young man is injured and left for dead. After reluctantly taming a lone wolf abandoned by its pack, the pair learn to rely on each other and become unlikely allies. PG-13. PP, M, N, TV.
“MILE 22”: Mark Wahlberg stars as James Silva, an operative of the CIA’s most highly-prized and least-understood unit. Aided by a top-secret tactical command team, Silva must retrieve and transport an asset who holds life-threatening information to Mile 22 for extraction before the enemy closes in. R. PP, M, N.
“CRAZY RICH ASIANS”: “Crazy Rich Asians” follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu as she accompanies her longtime boyfriend, Nick Young, to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. PG-13. PP, M, N, TV.
“BLACKKKLANSMAN”: It’s the early 1970s, and Ron Stallworth is the first African-American detective to serve in the Colorado Springs, Colorado, Police Department. Determined to make a name for himself, Stallworth bravely sets out on a dangerous mission: infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan. R. PP.
“THE MEG”: Expert deep sea rescue diver Jonas Taylor is recruited by a visionary Chinese oceanographer to save the crew of a deep-sea submersible and the ocean itself from this unstoppable threat: a pre-historic 75-foot-long shark known as the Megalodon. PG-13. PP, M, N, TV.
“SLENDER MAN”: In a small town in Massachusetts, four high school girls perform a ritual in an attempt to debunk the lore of Slender Man. When one of the girls goes mysteriously missing, they begin to suspect that she is, in fact, his latest victim. PG-13. PP, M, N.
“CHRISTOPHER ROBIN”: A working-class family man, Christopher Robin, encounters his childhood friend Winnie-the-Pooh, who helps him to rediscover the joys of life. PG. PP, M, N, TV.
“MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE — FALLOUT”: Ethan Hunt and his IMF team along with some familiar allies find themselves in a race against time after a mission gone wrong. PG-13. PP, M, N, TV.
“THE SPY WHO DUMPED ME”: Audrey and Morgan, two 30-year-old best friends in Los Angeles, are thrust unexpectedly into an international conspiracy when Audrey’s ex-boyfriend shows up at their apartment with a team of deadly assassins on his trail. R. TV.
“MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN”: Sophie finds out more about her mother’s past while seeking guidance on how to handle her pregnancy. PG-13. TV.
“THE EQUALIZER 2”: Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, but how far will he go when that is someone he loves? R. PP, N, TV.
“HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION”: Mavis surprises Dracula with plans for a fun-filled summer voyage on a monster cruise. As the pack starts enjoying colossal buffets and exotic excursions, Drac finds himself falling for the ship’s intriguing but dangerous captain. He soon learns that trying to balance family, friends and romance might just be too much to handle — even for the world’s most powerful vampire. PG. M, TV.
“ANT-MAN AND THE WASP”: In the aftermath of “Captain America: Civil War,” Scott Lang grapples with the consequences of his choices as both a superhero and a father. As he struggles to rebalance his home life with his responsibilities as Ant-Man, he’s confronted by Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym with an urgent new mission. PG-13. N.
“JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM”: PG-13. When the island’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event. M, TV.
“THE INCREDIBLES 2”: PG. Bob Parr (Mr. Incredible) is left to care for Jack-Jack while Helen (Elastigirl) is out saving the world. PP, N, TV.
CLOSING THURSDAY: “Dog Days”: PG. TV; “Teen Titans Go! To The Movies”: PG. N.
OPENING FRIDAY: “Operation Finale”: PG-13. PP, M, N; “Kin”: PG-13. M, N.