Opens at 7 p.m. Wednesday
In this revival of the cheesy ’90s TV series, lifeguards Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron bare their pecs and go after a beachside drug-smuggling operation. Rated R. Time: 1:59.
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‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales’
Opens at 7 p.m. Thursday
Johnny Depp is back as Captain Jack, once again seeking treasure: the trident of Poseidon. Javier Bardem is the bad guy out to get him, and Brenton Thwaites joins the franchise as Orlando Bloom’s son. Rated PG-13. Time: 2:09.
Debra Winger and Tracy Letts are a long-married philandering couple who embark on an unusual affair — with each other. Rated R. Time: 1:34.
In this boxing drama, Liev Schreiber stars as Chuck Wepner, the underdog who inspired “Rocky.” Rated R. Time: 1:38.
‘Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent’
Documentary about the chef who helped change the way Americans think about food. (The Culinary Center of Kansas City, 7920 Santa Fe, Overland Park, will host a reception including food and demonstrations at 6 p.m. May 25, followed by a screening of “Jeremiah Tower” at the Rio Theatre. See kcculinary.com.) Rated R. Time: 1:43.
‘Long Strange Trip’
2 and 7 p.m. Thursday, Tivoli Cinemas
Documentary about how the Grateful Dead became one of the biggest live acts in rock ’n’ roll. (Showing one day only.) Rated R. Time: 3:58.