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Now Showing: Week of Aug. 17

Movies playing at Harkins Theatres, 7202 Pav Way, Prescott Valley (Highway 69 between Glassford Hill and Lake Valley roads), as of press time. 928-775-7444; www.harkins.com.

(NEW) ALPHA - Young Keda tries to survive alone in the wilderness after he's left for dead during his first hunt with his Cro-Magnon tribe. He soon forms an unlikely alliance with a lone wolf that was abandoned by its pack. Facing overwhelming odds and nonstop danger, Keda and the wolf must now trek through a harsh and unforgiving landscape to make it home before winter. Stars Kodi Smit-McPhee, Leonor Varela, and Jens Hulten. Rated PG-13 – drama, mystery

(NEW) CRAZY RICH ASIANS - Rachel Chu is happy to accompany her longtime boyfriend, Nick, to his best friend's wedding in Singapore. She's also surprised to learn that Nick's family is extremely wealthy and he's considered one of the country's most eligible bachelors. Thrust into the spotlight, Rachel must now contend with jealous socialites, quirky relatives and something far, far worse -- Nick's disapproving mother. Stars Constance Wu, Henry Golding, and Michelle Yeoh. Rated PG-13 – drama, comedy

(NEW) MILE 22 - CIA operative James Silva leads a small but lethal paramilitary team on an urgent and dangerous mission. They must transport a foreign intelligence asset from an American embassy in Southeast Asia to an airfield for extraction -- a distance of 22 miles. Silva and the soldiers soon find themselves in a race against time as the city's military, police and street gangs close in to reclaim the asset. Stars Mark Wahlberg, Ronda Rousey, and Iko Uwais. Rated R – action, adventure

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THE MEG – A massive creature attacks a deep-sea submersible, leaving it disabled and trapping the crew at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. With time running out, rescue diver Jonas Taylor must save the crew and the ocean itself from an unimaginable threat -- a 75-foot-long prehistoric shark known as the Megalodon. Stars Jason Statham, Ruby Rose, Li Bingbing, and Rainn Wilson. Rated PG-13 – fantasy, science fiction

CHRISTOPHER ROBIN – Winnie-the-Pooh and friends reunite with old pal Christopher Robin -- now an adult. Stars Ewan McGregor, Jim Cummings, Hayley Atwell, and Brad Garrett. Rated PG – drama, fantasy

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This image released by Paramount Pictures shows, from left, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson, Tom Cruise and Ving Rhames in a scene from "Mission: Impossible - Fallout." (David James/Paramount Pictures and Skydance via AP)

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – FALLOUT - Ethan Hunt and the IMF team join forces with CIA assassin August Walker to prevent a disaster of epic proportions. Arms dealer John Lark and a group of terrorists known as the Apostles plan to use three plutonium cores for a simultaneous nuclear attack on the Vatican, Jerusalem and Mecca, Saudi Arabia. When the weapons go missing, Ethan and his crew find themselves in a desperate race against time to prevent them from falling into the wrong hands. Stars Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill and Ving Rhames. Rated PG-13 – action, adventure

SLENDER MAN – Terror strikes when four teenage girls in a small town perform a ritual to debunk the lore of a tall, thin, horrifying figure known as the Slender Man. They soon fear that the legend is true when one of them suddenly goes missing. Stars Joey King, Javier Botet, Annalise Basso, and Jaz Sinclair. Rated PG-13 – horror, supernatural

THE SPY WHO DUMPED ME – The Spy Who Dumped Me tells the story of Audrey (Kunis) and Morgan (McKinnon), two best friends who unwittingly become entangled in an international conspiracy when one of the women discovers the boyfriend who dumped her was actually a spy. Stars Mila Kunis, Sam Heughan, Kate McKinnon, and Gillian Anderson. Rated R – action, adventure

MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN – Sophie finds out more about her mother's past while seeking guidance on how to handle her pregnancy. Stars Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, and Pierce Brosnan. Rated PG-13 – musical, comedy

DOG DAYS – Elizabeth is a charming anchorwoman who seeks advice from her dog's therapist. Tara is a spunky barista who dreams of a life beyond the coffee shop. Daisy is a dog walker who's enamored with a client. Garrett pines for a woman while trying to keep his adopt-a-dog business afloat. The beloved canines in their lives soon start to influence their careers, friendships and romantic relationships in funny and unexpected ways. Stars Finn Wilfhard, Nina Dobrev, Vanessa Hudgens, and Eva Longoria. Rated PG – drama, comedy

HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION – In Sony Pictures Animation’s Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation, join our favorite monster family as they embark on a vacation on a luxury monster cruise ship so Drac can take a summer vacation from providing everyone else's vacation at the hotel. It’s smooth sailing for Drac’s Pack as the monsters indulge in all of the shipboard fun the cruise has to offer, from monster volleyball to exotic excursions, and catching up on their moon tans. But the dream vacation turns into a nightmare when Mavis realizes Drac has fallen for the mysterious captain of the ship, Ericka, who hides a dangerous secret that could destroy all of monsterkind. Stars Selena Gomez, Adam Sandler, and Genndy Tartakovsky. Rated PG – fantasy, comedy

BLACKkKLANSMAN – From visionary filmmaker Spike Lee comes the incredible true story of an American hero. It’s the early 1970s, and Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) is the first African-American detective to serve in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Determined to make a name for himself, Stallworth bravely sets out on a dangerous mission: infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan. The young detective soon recruits a more seasoned colleague, Flip Zimmerman (Adam Driver), into the undercover investigation of a lifetime. Together, they team up to take down the extremist hate group as the organization aims to sanitize its violent rhetoric to appeal to the mainstream. Produced by the team behind the Academy-Award winning Get Out. Stars Washington, Driver, Laura Harrier, and Jasper Paakkonen. Rated R – drama, crime

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This image released by Columbia Pictures shows Denzel Washington in a scene from "Equalizer 2." (Glen Wilson/Sony, Columbia Pictures via AP)

THE EQUALIZER 2 – Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, but how far will he go when that is someone he loves? Stars Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal, and Bill Pullman. Rated R – action, crime, thriller

JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM – Three years after the destruction of the Jurassic World theme park, Owen Grady and Claire Dearing return to the island of Isla Nublar to save the remaining dinosaurs from a volcano that's about to erupt. They soon encounter terrifying new breeds of gigantic dinosaurs, while uncovering a conspiracy that threatens the entire planet. Stars Bryce Dallas Howard, Chris Pratt, and Jeff Goldblum. Rated PG-13 – science fiction, action

DEATH OF A NATION – Through historical re-creations and a searching examination of fascism and white supremacy, filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza exposes hidden history and truths. Stars Dinesh D’Souza and Angela Primm. Rated PG-13 – documentary