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Movies: May 9, 2019

May 10, 2019

‘Poms’ — New

No review available.

(Paramount, Movies 10) A woman moves into a retirement community and starts a cheerleading squad with her fellow residents. Rated PG-13. (91 mins.)

‘The Hustle’ — New

Daily Journal film critic Pam Powell says 2 out of 4 stars.

(Paramount, Movies 10) Two female scam artists, one low rent and the other high class, team up to take down the dirty rotten men who have wronged them. Rated PG-13. (94 mins.)

‘Pokemon Detective Pikachu’ — New

No review available.

(Meadowview, Movies 10) Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son Tim to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry’s former Pokémon partner, Detective Pikachu. Rated PG. (104 mins.)

‘UglyDolls’

Tribune News Service says 2 out of 4 stars.

(Paramount, Movies 10) Unconventionality rules in this new animated musical adventure set in the adorably different town of Uglyville, where weird is celebrated, strange is special and beauty is embraced as more than simply meets the eye. Rated PG. (87 mins.)

‘The Intruder’

Tribune News Service says 2½ our of 4 stars.

(Meadowview) A psychological thriller about a young married couple who buys a beautiful Napa Valley house on several acres of land only to find that the man they bought it from refuses to let go of the property. Rated PG-13. (84 mins.)

‘Long Shot’

Daily Journal film critic Pam Powell says 4 out of 4 stars.

(Paramount) When Fred Flarsky reunites with his first crush, one of the most influential women in the world, Charlotte Field, he charms her with his self-deprecating humor and his memories of her youthful idealism. Rated R. (123 mins.)

‘Avengers: Endgame’

Daily Journal film critic Pam Powell says 4 out of 4 stars.

(Paramount, Movies 10) The remaining Avengers — Thor, Black Widow, Captain America and Bruce Banner — must figure out a way to bring back their vanquished allies for an epic showdown with Thanos, the evil demigod who decimated the planet and the universe. Rated PG-13. (181 mins.)

‘Breakthrough’

Daily Journal film critic Pam Powell says 2½ out of 4 stars.

(Movies 10) When Joyce Smith’s adopted son John falls through an icy Missouri lake, all hope seems lost. But as John lies lifeless, Joyce refuses to give up. Her steadfast belief inspires those around her to continue to pray for John’s recovery. Rated PG. (116 mins.)