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FilmWeek: ‘Isle of Dogs,’ ‘Unsane,’ ‘Pacific Rim Uprising’ and more




(From L-R): Bill Murray as “Boss,” Koyu Rankin as “Atari Kobayashi,” Edward Norton as “Rex,” Bob Balaban as “King” and Jeff Goldblum as “Duke” in the film “Isle of Dogs.”
(From L-R): Bill Murray as “Boss,” Koyu Rankin as “Atari Kobayashi,” Edward Norton as “Rex,” Bob Balaban as “King” and Jeff Goldblum as “Duke” in the film “Isle of Dogs.”
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Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson, Justin Chang and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases.

Critics' Hits

Justin: "Unsane" & "Paul, Apostle of Christ"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u7KZrt_cHH0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LyOqQZUDdO4

Amy: "Roxanne Roxanne"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IKA8H_LolNM

Mixed Feelings

Charles: "Isle of Dogs"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dt__kig8PVU

Justin: "Pacific Rim Uprising"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BAhwgjMvnM

Misses!

Charles: "Sherlock Gnomes" & "Madame"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TR-sefx8ncI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9DIBaYBh_g

Amy: "I Kill Giants"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FZ0QKOR5Kgc

Guests:

Amy Nicholson, film critic for KPCC and host of The Canon podcast; she tweets @TheAmyNicholson

Justin Chang, film critic for KPCC and the Los Angeles Times; he tweets @JustinCChang

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