Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Claudia Puig and Wade Major review this weekend’s new movie releases including:
- "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" in wide release
- "Baywatch" in wide release
- "War Machine" at Laemmle's Monica Film Center and on Netflix
- "Long Strange Trip: The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead" at Laemmle's Monica Film Center and on Amazon Prime
Host Alex Cohen also spoke with director Amir Bar-Lev during Morning Edition, you can listen to the interview here.
- "Wakefield"at Laemmle's Playhouse, Laemmle's Royal Theatre and Laemmle's Town Center
- "Afterimage" at Laemmle's Playhouse and Laemmle's Royal Theatre
- "Buena Vista Social Club: Adios" in select theaters including ArcLight Hollywood, The Landmark, Laemmle's Playhouse and several of the AMC theaters
- "Manifesto" at Nuart Theatre
- "Spirit Game: Pride of a Nation" at Arena Cinelounge Sunset in Hollywood and Arena Cinelounge Santa Monica
- "Black Butterfly" at Laemmle's Monica Film Center
- Claudia & Wade: "Long Strange Trip" & "Afterimage"
- Claudia: "Spirit Game: Pride of a Nation"
- Claudia & Wade: "War Machine"
- Claudia: "Black Butterfly"
- Claudia & Wade: "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" & "Baywatch"
Claudia Puig, film critic for KPCC and president of the Los Angeles Film Critics Association; she tweets @ClaudiaPuig
Wade Major, film critic for KPCC and host for IGN’s DigiGods.com