Larry is joined by KPCC film critics Wade Major and Claudia Puig to review this week’s new movies, including Total Recall, Celeste and Jesse Forever, 360, Killer Joe, The Imposter and more. TGI-FilmWeek!
Wade Major, film critic for KPCC and boxoffice.com
Claudia Puig, film critic for KPCC and USA Today
Trailer for Total Recall
Trailer for Celeste and Jesse Forever
One man has the line between reality and fantasy blurred in the future.
Starring: Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel and Bryan Cranston
Written by: Kurt Wimmer and Mark Bomback
Directed by: Len Wiseman
Celeste and Jesse Forever
A couple on the verge of divorce have a hard time pulling away from one another.
Starring: Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg
Written by: Rashida Jones and Will McCormack
Directed by: Lee Toland Krieger
Sony Pictures Classics
The actions of people all over the world have far-reaching implications.
Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Ben Foster, Jude Law and Rachel Weisz
Written by: Peter Morgan
Directed by: Fernando Meirelles
A young man plans to have his mother killed for the life insurance money.
Starring: Emile Hirsch, Juno Temple, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon
Written by: Tracy Letts
Directed by: William Friedkin
A former FBI agent is tapped to find out the identity of an unknown vigilante.
Starring: Christian Slater, Donald Sutherland and Elika Portnoy
Written by: Hans Feuersinger and Nancy L. Babine
Directed by: Isaac Florentine
A young man faces a risky surgical procedure.
Starring: Parker Croft, Emilia Zoryan and Barak Hardley
Written by: Parker Croft, Aaron Golden and Conrad Jackson
Directed by: Conrad Jackson
Three students grapple with love and friendship in 1980s Taiwan.
Starring: Lun-mei Guey, Hsiao-chuan Chang and Rhydian Vaughan
Written and directed by: Yang Ya-Che
In Mandarin and Taiwanese, with Chinese and English subtitles.
The story of Frederic Bourdin, a 23-year-old man who posed as a missing boy.
Directed by: Bart Layton
Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry
A portrait of the Chinese artist and political activist.
Starring: Ai Weiwei
Directed by: Alison Klayman
In Mandarin and English, with English subtitles.
Big Boys Gone Bananas
A chronicle of a documentarian’s legal battle with Dole Food Company.
Starring and directed by: Fredrik Gertten
WG Film AB
A filmmaker attempts to survive for one month by relying solely on Craigslist.
Starring and directed by: Joseph Garner
CLJ Movie LLC