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Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Peter Rainer of The Christian Science Monitor, Henry Sheehan of henrysheehan.com. Andy Klein, formerly of CityBeat, Lael Loewenstein of Variety, Jean Oppeneheimer of Village Voice Media, Claudia Puig of USA Today, and Wade Major of boxoffice.com and CityBeat traveled to the Egyptian Theatre for our annual Academy Awards preview. Larry and the critics discuss who will take home the Oscar this Sunday.
Larry Mantle and critics Wade Major of boxoffice.com and CityBeat and Jean Oppenheimer of Village Voice Media discuss the week's new releases including "Confessions of A Shopaholic," "Friday the 13th," "The International," "Two Lovers," "Under The Sea 3-D," "Fuel," "Gomorrah,' and "Amarcord." Then Larry Mantle interviews Producer and Director Tony Bill about his new book "Movie Speak: How to Talk Like You Belong on a Film Set."
Larry Mantle and film critics Claudia Puig of USA Today and Peter Rainer of The Christian Science Monitor discuss the week's new releases including "He's Just Not That Into You," "The Pink Panther 2," "Coraline," "Push," "Chocolate," "Fanboys," and "Blessed is the Match: The Life and Death of Hannah Senesh." They also discuss The Santa Barbara Film Festival. Finally, Larry talks with the director and star of the Oscar-nominated film "Frozen River."
Larry Mantle talks with critics Henry Sheehan of henrysheehan.com and Jean Oppenheimer of Village Voice Media about the week's new releases including "New In Town," "Taken," "The Uninvited," "The Secret of the Grain," "The Class," "Of Time and The City," "Serbis" and "UnderWorld: Rise of the Lycan." Larry also interviews "Doubt" writer and director John Patrick Shanley.
Larry Mantle and critics Wade Major of boxoffice.com and CityBeat and Henry Sheehan of henrysheehan.com discuss the week's new releases including "Inkheart," "The Lodger," "Donkey Punch," "Growing Out," "Prometheus Triumphant," and the re-release of "The Dark Knight." Then Larry gets an update on the Sundance Film Festival from Christian Science Monitor film critic Peter Rainer. Finally, he takes listener calls on this year's Oscar nominations.
Larry Mantle and critics Wade Major of boxoffice.com and CityBeat, and Jean Oppenheimer of Village Voice Media discuss the week's new film openings including "Paul Blart: Mall Cop," "Hotel for Dogs," "Notorious," "The Betrayal," "Cahndni Chowk To China," "Made In USA," and "The Owl and The Sparrow."