What's on at the movies

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Booksmart
(Capitol 6) On the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends realize they should have worked less and played more. Determined not to fall short of their peers, the girls try to cram four years of fun into one night. With Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein and Jessica Williams. 14A

Crawl
(Capitol 6, SilverCity) Trapped in a flooding house during a hurricane, a young Florida woman and her father are menaced by alligators. With Kaya Scodelario and Barry Pepper. 14A

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Stuber
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, SilverCity) A mild-mannered Uber driver is pressed into service by a gruff undercover cop in pursuit of a violent criminal. With Kumail Nanjiani, Dave Bautista and Natalie Morales. 14A

Super 30
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) Based on life of Patna-based mathematician Anand Kumar, who runs the famed Super 30 program for IT aspirants in Patna. With Hrithik Roshan, Mrunal Thakur and Pankaj Tripathi. Not Rated.

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am
(Vic Theatre) An artful and intimate meditation on the legendary storyteller examines her life, her works and the powerful themes she has confronted throughout her literary career. With Toni Morrison, Hilton Als and Oprah Winfrey. Not Rated.

Wild Rose
(Capitol 6) A musician from Glasgow dreams of becoming a Nashville star. With Jessie Buckley, Matt Costello and Jane Patterson. PG

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Aladdin
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) Live-action adaptation of Disney’s 1992 animated musical based on the timeless fantasy tale about a charming thief, a beautiful princess and a big blue genie. With Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott and Will Smith. PG

Annabelle Comes Home
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren bring the possessed doll to the locked artifacts room in their home. With Vera Farmiga, Mckenna Grace and Patrick Wilson. 14A

Avengers: Endgame
(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

Dark Phoenix 3D
(Capitol 6) The X-Men face off against their own Jean Grey after she returns from outer space following a near-fatal encounter with a mysterious cosmic force. With Sophie Turner, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender and Jennifer Lawrence. PG

Men in Black: International
(Capitol 6, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) A new generation of alien-busting agents searches for a mole in their midst. With Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson and Rebecca Ferguson. PG

Midsommar
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria) A couple travels to Sweden to visit a rural hometown’s fabled mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly devolves into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult. With Florence Pugh, Jack Reynor and William Jackson Harper. 18A

Pavarotti
(Capitol 6) A look at the life and work of opera legend Luciano Pavarotti. With Spike Lee, Diana, Princess of Wales and Luciano Pavarotti. PG

Rocketman
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) Mild-mannered English piano player Reginald Dwight transforms into rock superstar Elton John in this musical fantasy biopic starring Taron Egerton. With Jamie Bell, Richard Madden and Bryce Dallas Howard. PG

The Secret Life of Pets 2
(Cineplex Odeon Westshore, SilverCity) A sequel to the computer-animated comedy reveals more of the antics our animal companions get up to when we’re not around. With the voices of Lake Bell, Dana Carvey, Harrison Ford and Kevin Hart. G

The Souvenir
(Vic Theatre) A young film student in the early 1980s becomes romantically involved with a complicated and untrustworthy man. With Neil Young, Tosin Cole and Jack McMullen. 14A

Spider-Man: Far From Home
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity Imax) Following the events of Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man must step up to take on new threats in a world that has changed forever. With Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal and Samuel L. Jackson. PG

Toy Story 4
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity, Star) The gang goes on a road trip and reunites with Bo Peep in the fourth entry in Disney-Pixar’s beloved computer-animated franchise. With the voices of Tom Hanks, Tim Allen and Annie Potts. G

Yesterday
(Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Landmark Cinemas University Heights, SilverCity) A struggling musician wakes up to find he’s the only person on Earth who knows the music of the Beatles. With Himesh Patel, Lily James, Kate McKinnon and Ed Sheeran. PG

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

Photograph (Friday through Sunday at Vic Theatre)
Wonder Park (Saturday at Cineplex Odeon Westshore)
The Metropolitan Opera: Il Barbiere di Siviglia Encore (Wednesday at SilverCity)
The Great Escape (Sunday and Wednesday at SilverCity)

CINECENTA

Red Joan (July 12 and 13 at 7 and 9:10 p.m.)
Ask Dr. Ruth (July 14 at 4:45 and 7 p.m.; July 15 at 7 and 9 p.m.)
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (July 16 at 7 and 9 p.m.)
The Fall of the American Empire (July 17 and 18 at 6:45 and 9:10 p.m.)

IMAX VICTORIA 

imaxvictoria.com for showtimes.
The Dawn Wall
Superpower Dogs
2D and 3D
The Great Bear Rainforest 2D, 3D
Cuba 2D
Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea 3D

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