What's on at the movies

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A Dog’s Journey
(Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) A dog finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he meets. With Josh Gad, Dennis Quaid and Kathryn Prescott. PG

John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity Imax) The super-assassin played by Keanu Reeves is back, pursued by other hired killers looking to collect a $14-million bounty. With Halle Berry, Laurence Fishburne and Asia Kate Dillon. 18A

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The Sun is Also a Star
(Capitol 6, SilverCity) Love blooms for two young people over the course of one life-changing New York City day. With Yara Shahidi, Charles Melton and John Leguizamo. PG

The White Crow
(Capitol 6) The story of Rudolf Nureyev’s defection to the West. With Oleg Ivenko, Ralph Fiennes and Louis Hofmann. PG

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Amazing Grace
(Capitol 6) A documentary presents Aretha Franklin with the choir at the New Bethel Baptist Church in Watts, Los Angeles, in January 1972. G

Avengers: Endgame
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) Captain America and the other surviving team members attempt to set the universe right in the aftermath of Thanos’s victory in this Marvel franchise entry. With Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo and Scarlett Johansson. PG

The Hustle
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson play con women who join forces for revenge. PG

Long Shot
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity, Star) Seth Rogen and Charlize Theron star as a journalist and a politician, respectively, who embark on an unconventional romance amid a presidential campaign. With O’Shea Jackson Jr. and Andy Serkis. 14A

Pokémon Detective Pikachu
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) The son of a missing detective teams with the titular sleuth to find his father in this mix of live action and animation. With the voice of Ryan Reynolds plus Justice Smith and Suki Waterhouse. PG

Poms
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, Star) Diane Keaton stars as a woman who starts a cheerleading squad at a retirement home. With Jacki Weaver, Pam Grier and Celia Weston. PG

Shazam!
(Capitol 6) A teen can transform himself into a full-grown superhero. With Zachary Levi, Mark Strong and Asher Angel. PG

Tolkien
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) Friendship, love and the First World War inspire the young writer who would go on to create The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. With Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins and Colm Meaney. Not Rated.

Ugly Dolls
(Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Star) The plush toys break out in song in their own animated musical adventure. With voices of Kelly Clarkson, Nick Jonas and Janelle Monae. G

Us
(Capitol 6) A family is tormented by its own doppelgängers. With Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke and Elisabeth Moss. 14A

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Saturday at Cineplex Odeon Westshore)
Her Smell (Wednesday at Capitol 6)
Bolshoi Ballet: Carmen Suite/Petrushka (Sunday at SilverCity)

CINECENTA

Gloria Bell (May 17 and 18 at 7 and 9:10 p.m.)
Edge of the Knife /Sgaawaay K’uuna (May 19 at 5 and 7 p.m.; May 20 at 7 and 9 p.m.)
The Magic Flute (May 21 at 7 p.m.)
3 Faces (May 22 and 23 at 7 and 9 p.m.)

IMAX VICTORIA

imaxvictoria.com for showtimes.

Bohemian Rhapsody: The Imax Experience 2D
Captain Marvel: The Imax Experience 2D
Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea 3D
Cuba 2D

The Great Bear Rainforest 2D and 3D
Volcanoes: Fires of Creation 2D and 3D
Dream Big: Engineering Our World 2D

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