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FilmWeek: ‘A Wrinkle In Time,’ ‘Gringo,’ ‘The Death of Stalin’ and more




David Oyelowo, Charlize Theron and Joel Edgerton star in Amazon Studios' GRINGO.
David Oyelowo, Charlize Theron and Joel Edgerton star in Amazon Studios' GRINGO.

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Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Claudia Puig, Peter Rainer, and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases.

Critics' Hits

Claudia & Peter: "Thoroughbreds" & "The Death of Stalin"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TPcV_3D3V2A

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9eAshaPvYw

Mixed Feelings

Claudia: "A Wrinkle in Time" & "The Forgiven"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UhZ56rcWwRQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hIsQMp4o5j0&t=18s

Peter: "Goldstone"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mvZsP581GG0

Charles: "Leaning into the Wind: Andy Goldsworthy"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rAx-HsXjLvA

Misses

Claudia & Peter: "Gringo"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-bZLM3I-C0

Charles: "Tehran Taboo"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iP1xOvRjU0c

Guests:

Claudia Puig, film critic for KPCC and president of the Los Angeles Film Critics Association; she tweets @ClaudiaPuig

Peter Rainer, film critic for KPCC and the Christian Science Monitor

Charles Solomon, film critic for KPCC, Animation Scoop and Animation Magazine



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