Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson and Peter Rainer review this week’s new movie releases including the LA-set musical, “La La Land;” an ensemble set of comic actors, such as Kate McKinnon and Jason Bateman, star in “Office Christmas Party,” a psychosexual noir romance called “Frank & Lola” with Michael Shannon and Imogen Poots; and more.
- "La La Land"
- "Land of Mine"
- "Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America"
- "Harry Benson: Shoot First"
- Amy: "La La Land," "Office Christmas Party," "808"
- Amy & Peter: "The Founder," "The Brand New Testament," "I Am Not Your Negro"
This Week's Misses
- Amy & Peter: "Frank & Lola"
Peter Rainer, Film Critic for KPCC and the Christian Science Monitor