Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Tim Cogshell, Andy Klein and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases.
It’s a big one for notable releases including the “Harry Potter” spinoff from J.K. Rowling, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them;” a critically acclaimed drama with Oscar buzz, “Manchester by the Sea;” a significant animated feature from Studio Ghibli, “The Red Turtle;” plus what Rotten Tomatoes calls more than just another coming-of-age dramedy, “The Edge of Seventeen;” a very promising documentary about an eccentric farmer, “Peter and the Farm” and more!
- "Manchester by the Sea"
- "The Edge of Seventeen"
- "The Red Turtle"
- "Bleed for This"
- "Peter and the Farm"
- "I Am Not Madame Bovary"
This week's misses
- Tim, Andy, Charles: "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them"
- Tim & Andy: "Nocturnal Animals"
- Tim: "The Take"
- Andy: "Manchester by the Sea" & "National Bird"
Andy Klein, Film Critic for KPCC