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FilmWeek: ‘The Commuter,’ ‘Paddington 2,’ ‘Proud Mary,’ and more




Taraji P. Henson stars as Mary in Screen Gems’
Taraji P. Henson stars as Mary in Screen Gems’ "Proud Mary."

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Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson, Justin Chang, and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases.

Movies expanding this week:

Critics' Hits

Amy: "In Between"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GpUVQMDoewU&t=6s

Justin: "Paddington 2"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52x5HJ9H8DM

Mixed Feelings

Amy: "The Commuter"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDshY43Ol2U

Justin: "The Polka King"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZWGh7si0Y50

Charles: "Saturday Church"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=loHVNlMKAx0

Misses

Amy: "Proud Mary"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQ1Zcv54USA

Guests:

Amy Nicholson, film critic for KPCC and host of The Canon podcast; she tweets @TheAmyNicholson

Justin Chang, film critic for KPCC and the Los Angeles Times; he tweets @JustinCChang

Charles Solomon, film critic for KPCC, Animation Scoop and Animation Magazine