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FilmWeek (10/21/11): Paranormal Activity 3, The Three Musketeers, Johnny English Reborn, Le Havre and more

KPCC film critics Andy Klein and Tim Cogshell of Box Office Magazine join Larry to review the new films this week, including Paranormal Activity 3, The Three Musketeers, Johnny English Reborn, Le Havre and more. TGI-FilmWeek!

Guests:

Andy Klein, film critic for KPCC

Tim Cogshell, film critic for KPCC and Box Office Magazine

Films Reviewed:


Paranormal Activity 3

A family is haunted by an evil presence.

Starring: Katie Featherston, Sprague Grayden and Lauren Bittner
Written by: Christopher B. Landon, Oren Peli
Directed by: Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost
R
Paramount Pictures


The Three Musketeers (in 3-D)

The musketeers are joined by a brave, young warrior.

Starring: Logan Lerman, Matthew Macfadyen, Luke Evans and Ray Stevenson
Written by: Andrew Davies and Alex Litvak
Directed by: Paul W.S. Anderson
PG-13
Summit Entertainment


Johnny English Reborn

A bumbling British agent stops a team of international assassins.

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, Gillian Anderson, Dominic West and Rosamund Pike
Written by: Hamish McColl and William Davies
Directed by: Oliver Parker
PG
Universal Pictures


Martha Marcy May Marlene

A woman escapes a cult and reintegrates with her family.

Starring: Elizabeth Olsen, John Hawkes, Hugh Dancy and Sarah Paulson
Written and directed by: Sean Durkin
R
Fox Searchlight Pictures


Margin Call

A financial analyst in 2008 discovers incriminating company information.

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Irons and Zachary Quinto
Written and directed by: J.C. Chandor
R
Lionsgate/Roadside Attractions


Le Havre

A shoeshiner looks after a young African refugee.

Starring: Andre Wilms, Kati Outinen and Blondin Miguel
Written and directed by: Aki Kaurismaki
Not rated
Janus Films


Oranges and Sunshine

A biopic of Margaret Humphreys, who uncovered a child deportation scheme.

Starring: Emily Watson, Hugo Weaving and David Wenham
Written by: Rona Munru
Directed by: Jim Loach
R
Cohen Media Group


Norman

A troubled high school loner fakes terminal illness.

Starring: Dan Byrd, Emily VanCamp, Richard Jenkins and Adam Goldberg
Written by: Talton Wingate
Directed by: Jonathan Segal
R
AMC Independent


Klitschko

A documentary of world-class boxing brothers Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko.

Starring: Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko
Written and directed by: Sebastian Dehnhardt
Not rated
Corinth Films


Revenge of the Electric Car

Examines the renewed focus on developing electric cars.

Starring: Bob Lutz, Elon Musk and Carlos Ghosn
Written by: Chris Paine and P.G. Morgan
Directed by: Chris Paine
PG-13
Area 23a


Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone

A look at the L.A.-based black punk band.

Starring: Angelo Moore, Norwood Fisher and narrated by Laurence Fishburne
Written and Directed by: Lev Anderson and Chris Metzler
Not rated
Pale Griot Film


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