What's on at the movies

OPENING

Blackkklansman
(SilverCity) Colorado Springs’ first black policeman goes undercover with his partner to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan. With John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier and Topher Grace. 14A

Crazy Rich Asians
(Opens Wednesday) (Capitol 6, SilverCity) This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family. With Constance Wu, Michelle Yeoh and Henry Golding. PG

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Dog Days
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore) L.A. canines lead their human companions on surprising journeys in this ensemble comedy. With Nina Dobrev, Vanessa Hudgens and Adam Pally. PG

The Meg
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity Imax) A 75-foot-long prehistoric shark attacks a deep-sea submersible necessitating a rescue operation at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. With Jason Statham, Li Bingbing and Rainn Wilson. 14A

McQueen
(Vic Theatre) The life and career of fashion designer Lee Alexander McQueen: from his start as a tailor, to launching and overseeing his eponymous line, and his untimely death. With Bernard Arnault, Joseph Bennett and Detmar Blow. 14A

Slender Man
(Capitol 6, SilverCity) Teens perform a rite in a small Massachusetts town hoping to disprove a terrifying local legend. With Joey King, Julia Goldani-Telles, Jaz Sinclair. 14A

CONTINUING

Ant-Man and the Wasp 3D
(Capitol 6, SilverCity) Striving for a work-life balance proves elusive for the superhero with the ability to shrink when he is confronted with a new mission. With Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Pena and Bobby Cannavale. PG

Blindspotting
(Capitol 6) Ex-con Collin (Daveed Diggs), who served time for a violent crime, has just three days until his year-long probation is completed. He and his impulsive best friend from childhood, Miles (Rafael Casal), work as movers in their old Oakland neighborhood, which is rapidly becoming a trendy spot for the nouveau riche. 14A

Christopher Robin
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity, Star) Winnie the Pooh’s friend, now grown, is stressed-out and overwhelmed by life, but his childhood stuffed animals band together to help him find his way. With Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell and Bronte Carmichael and voices by Jim Cummings, Chris O’Dowd and Brad Garrett. G

Darkest Minds
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) Teens with strange powers unite to resist the government that has turned on them. With Amandla Stenberg, Mandy Moore, Bradley Whitford. PG

Eighth Grade
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) An introverted teenage girl tries to survive the last week of her disastrous eighth grade year before leaving to start high school. With Elsie Fisher, Josh Hamilton and Emily Robinson. 14A

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) The extended family of monsters heads out on a luxury cruise ship. Voices include Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Mel Brooks. G

Incredibles 2
(SilverCity) Mr. Incredible stays home with the kids while Elastigirl is pressed into hero action to save the day. Voice cast includes Holly Hunter, Craig T. Nelson and Samuel L. Jackson. PG

Leave No Trace
(Capitol 6) Will (Ben Foster) and his 13-year-old daughter, Tom (Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie), live an idyllic existence in the woods of Portland, Oregon. When they are noticed by the authorities, they're taken into custody and Will's parenting is questioned. However, it soon becomes clear that Tom is well educated by her father and that other than the fact that they were living in a national park, they have broken no laws. G

Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) The cast returns to revisit their younger selves in this sequel to the Abba-fuelled musical comedy. Starring Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard, Julie Walters, Dominic Cooper, Amanda Seyfried, Christine Baranski, Lily James. G

Mission: Impossible — Fallout 3D
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity, Star) Tom Cruise returns as Ethan Hunt as he and the IMF team race against time (again) and the forces of evil. With Alec Baldwin, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames, Henry Cavill, Angela Bassett, Vanessa Kirby. PG

The Spy Who Dumped Me
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon play best friends unexpectedly plunged into the world of international espionage. With Justin Theroux, Gillian Anderson, Hasan Minhaj, Ivanna Sakhno, Sam Heughan. 14A

Three Identical Strangers
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) In 1980 New York, three young men who were all adopted meet each other and find out they're triplets who were separated at birth. Then they discover why. With Silvi Alzetta-Reali, Eddy Galland and Ron Guttman. PG

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (Saturday and Wednesday at Cineplex Odeon Westshore)
Planet of the Apes (Wednesday at SilverCity)
Elvis: ‘68 Comeback Special (Thursday at SilverCity)

CINECENTA

Adrift ( Aug. 10 and 11 at 7 and 9 p.m. )
Lives Well Lived (Aug. 12 at 5:15 and 7 p.m.; Aug. 13 at 7 and 8:30 p.m.)
A Room With a View (Aug. 14 at 7 and 9:15 p.m.)
The Gospel According to Andre (Aug. 15 and 16 at 7 and 9 p.m.)

IMAX VICTORIA 

imaxvictoria.com for showtimes.
Mysteries of Egypt 2D
Oceans: Our Blue Planet 3D

Pandas 2D and 3D
America’s Musical Journey 3D
Rocky Mountain Express 2D
Solo: A Star Wars Story: An Imax 2D Experience

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