FilmWeek: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings,’ ‘War Dogs’ and more, plus how a rape case could derail the Oscar hopes of 'The Birth of a Nation'

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Andy Klein, Justin Chang, and Charles Solomon review this week’s new releases including “Kubo and the Two Strings,” “War Dogs,” “Ben-Hur” and more. We'll also explain how rape charges against the director of "The Birth of a Nation" have dampened excitement surrounding the early Oscar hopeful.
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