Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson and Tim Cogshell review this weekend’s new movie releases. Critic Charles Solomon also joins to discuss a "The Puppet Master: Jiří Trnka," a touring retrospective of films from the acclaimed Czech animator.
"Upgrade" in wide release
"Adrift" in wide release
"Rodin" at Laemmle's Royal Theatre
"Action Point" in wide release
"Discreet" at Laemmle's Music Hall
"Social Animals" at AMC Orange & Galaxy Mission Grove Luxury
"A Kid Like Jake" at Laemmle's Royal Theatre
Amy: "Action Point"
Amy Nicholson, film critic for KPCC, film writer for The Guardian and host The Canon podcast as well as a new podcast called Unspooled, where Amy and comedian Paul Scheer check off the AFI Top 100 movies of all time; she tweets @TheAmyNicholson