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‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ is playing now at Cinemark in Moosic and Movies 14 in Wilkes-Barre.
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Dane DeHaan acts in a scene from ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.’
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    THE EMOJI MOVIE — Hidden inside a smartphone, the bustling city of Textopolis is home to all emojis. Each emoji has only one facial expression, except for Gene, an exuberant emoji with multiple expressions. Determined to become “normal” like the other emojis, Gene enlists the help of his best friend Hi-5 and a notorious code breaker called Jailbreak. During their travels through the other apps, the three emojis discover a great danger that could threaten their phone’s very existence. PG, 91 minutes

    ATOMIC BLONDE — The crown jewel of Her Majesty’s Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton (Theron) is equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission. Sent alone into Berlin to deliver a priceless dossier out of the destabilized city, she partners with embedded station chief David Percival (James McAvoy) to navigate her way through the deadliest game of spies. R, 115 minutes

    DUNKIRKAllied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada, and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II. PG-13, 106 minutes

    GIRLS TRIP — When four lifelong friends travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, sisterhoods are rekindled, wild sides are rediscovered, and there’s enough dancing, drinking, brawling, and romancing to make the Big Easy blush. R, 122 minutes

    VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS — A dark force threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets. Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe. PG-13, 137 minutes

    WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES — In the third installment of the Planet of the Apes prequel series — which depicts the events that led to the primates taking control of Earth — simian leader Caesar (played via motion capture by Andy Serkis) is horrified when his family are killed during an attack by humans on his community. Caesar soon plots revenge on the Colonel (Woody Harrelson), the human military leader behind the assault, which threatens to ignite all-out war between the two species. PG-13, 140 minutes

    THE BIG SICK — Bickering parents and a serious health scare threaten the budding relationship between a Pakistani stand-up comic (Kumail Nanjiani) and his American girlfriend (Zoe Kazan). R, 120 minutes

    WISH UPON — High-school outcast Clare Shannon (Joey King) is delighted when she receives an unusual music box that can grant her seven wishes. She’s soon living her dream life, only to realize that the wishes come at a steep price that involves her loved ones dying. Torn between her ideal new existence and her desire to protect her friends and family, Clare is left with an impossible decision. PG-13, 89 minutes

    SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING — A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging super hero in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, Peter returns home, where he lives with his Aunt May (Marisa Tomei), under the watchful eye of his new mentor Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.). Peter tries to fall back into his normal daily routine – distracted by thoughts of proving himself to be more than just your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man – but when the Vulture (Michael Keaton) emerges as a new villain, everything that Peter holds most important will be threatened. PG-13, 133 minutes

    DESPICABLE ME 3 — Gru (Steve Carell) and his wife Lucy (Kristen Wiig) must stop former ’80s child star Balthazar Bratt (Trey Parker) from achieving world domination. PG, 91 minutes

    BABY DRIVER — After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail. R, 115 minutes

    — fandango.com and cinemark.com

    ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ is playing now at Cinemark in Moosic and Movies 14 in Wilkes-Barre.
    http://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_AP17177554468979.cmyk_.jpg‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ is playing now at Cinemark in Moosic and Movies 14 in Wilkes-Barre. AP Photo

    Dane DeHaan acts in a scene from ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.’
    http://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_AP17188169259224.cmyk_.jpgDane DeHaan acts in a scene from ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.’ AP Photo