Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson and Tim Cogshell review this weekend’s new movie releases including:
- "mother!" in wide release
- "American Assassin" in wide release
- "Brad's Status" at Arclight Hollywood and AMC Century City
- "The Wilde Wedding" at AMC Dine-In Sunset 5
- "The Unknown Girl" at Laemmle's Royal Theater
- "Strong Island" at Laemmle's Monica Film Center
- "First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers" at The Landmark
- "Trophy" at Laemmle's Monica Film Center
- "School Life" at Laemmle's Monica Film Center
- "Manolo: The Boy Who Made Dress Shoes for Lizards" at Nuart Theatre
- "Year by the Sea" at Laemmle's Playhouse, Laemmle's Royal Theatre & Laemmle's Town Center
- "Gypsy (1962 - 55th anniversary screening)" at Laemmle's Royal Theatre
CORRECTION: During FilmWeek, Yance Ford, the director of the film "Strong Island" was identified as female. Ford is a transgender man. We regret the error.
- Amy: "mother!" & "Trophy"
- Tim: "Brad's Status" & "The Unknown Girl"
- Amy: "First They Killed My Father" & "Year By The Sea"
- Tim: "First They Killed My Father" & "The Wilde Wedding"
- Amy: "American Assassin"