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SKYSCRAPER

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Will Sawyer (Dwayne Johnson), a former war vet and FBI Hostage Rescue Team leader, evaluates security for skyscrapers. While assessing China's tallest and safest high-tech structure, fire erupts and he is blamed for starting it. A desperate Will must clear his name and rescue his family, trapped in the blazing building where they are staying. Some bad guys get in the way.

Brainless action dominates this derivative thriller. Dwayne Johnson grins and grimaces his way through an array of outlandish stunts, assisted by

ANT-MAN AND THE WASP

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Under house arrest following his participation in the Civil War with Captain America, Scott Lang/Ant-Man (Paul Rudd), adjusts to his home life while spending time with his daughter Cassie (Abby Ryder Fortson). But Dr. Hank Pym (Michael Douglas) and his daughter Hope Van Dyne/Wasp (Evangeline Lilly) need Scott's help to retrieve wife/mother Janet Van Dyne (Michelle Pfeiffer), who was lost on a mission as the Wasp in the Quantum Realm - a mysterious and dangerous dimension previously

INCREDIBLES 2

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After their battle with the Underminer (the voice of John Ratzenberger) leaves the city in shambles, the super Parr family and Lucius Best/Frozone (Samuel L. Jackson) are forced out of the limelight. But Winston Deavor (Bob Odenkirk) and his sister Evelyn (Catherine Keener) of DEVTECH want to restore the public's faith in superheroes. They enlist Helen Parr/Elastigirl (Holly Hunter) to fight crime and show off her prowess with a tiny camera attached to her uniform. Reluctantly, Bob Parr/Mr. Incredible (Craig T. Nelson) has to stay home and take care of their super kids Violet (Sarah Vowell), Dash (Huck Milner) and baby Jack-Jack (Eli Fucile), whose powers will soon be revealed. When Helen has trouble with a new villain called Screenslaver (Bill Wise), it's up to her family and

OCEAN'S 8

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Released after almost six years in prison, Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) has been planning a big heist in the tradition of her legendary conman brother Danny. Enlisting the help of her ex-associate Lou Miller (Cate Blanchett), she gathers a team to extract a 150 million dollar diamond necklace that will be worn by famous actress Daphne Kluger (Anne Hathaway) at the Met Gala event. The expert group includes fashion designer Rose (Helena Bonham Carter), jeweler Amita (Mindy Kaling), street con artist Constance (Awkwafina), skilled fence Tammy (Sarah Paulson) and hacker Nine Ball (Rihanna). Together they must pull off the impossible to take the prize.

An engaging cast steals the spotlight in this

SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY

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Space cowboy Han (Alden Ehrenreich) meets Chewbacca (Joonas Suotamo), gets a last name and is taken under the wing of Tobias Beckett (Woody Harrelson), a criminal who is looking to eliminate what he owes to the feared wealthy gangster Dryden Vos (Paul Bettany). This motley crew is joined by charismatic gambler Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover) on a heist that will clear Beckett's debt. Han is getting close to his goal of becoming a pilot, getting a ship and reuniting with Qi'ra (Emilia Clarke), the girlfriend he was forced to leave behind on an Empire-controlled planet. But there is trouble along the way.

The early life of Han Solo unfolds in this action-filled galactic western, complete with gunplay and showdowns. Anyone who grew up with "Star Wars" will be thrilled with

DEADPOOL 2

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Wade Wilson/Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) gathers a team for what he thinks is a worthy cause. The mission: save young mutant Russell (Julian Dennison) from the clutches of Nathan Summers/Cable (Josh Brolin), a cybernetic soldier from the future who wants to terminate the kid. There are complications along the way.

The irreverent R-rated humor that made 2016's "Deadpool" such a refreshing spin on the genre returns in this juiced-up deadpan sequel. While not as

AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR

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The Avengers and the Guardians of the Galaxy join forces to combat the mighty Thanos (Josh Brolin). The ruthless super villain is seeking control of the universe's six powerful Infinity Stones, which will make him invincible. An army of heroes must miraculously find a way to save the future.

"Epic" doesn't even begin to describe this mind-exploding spectacle. Marvel has crafted its biggest, and quite possibly best, "thank you" to fans. Elements from many previous films in this cinematic universe come into play here. Having a little knowledge of past adventures is helpful. A who's who of the studio's screen characters dominate