Reviews of the week's new movies, interviews with filmmakers, and discussion.
Hosted by Larry Mantle
Airs Friday 11 a.m. - noon

FilmWeek: ‘The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part,’ ‘Cold Pursuit,’ ‘What Men Want’ and more




 Liam Neeson stars as ’Nels Coxman’ in Lionsgate's COLD PURSUIT.
Liam Neeson stars as ’Nels Coxman’ in Lionsgate's COLD PURSUIT.
Doane Gregory

Listen to story

35:15
Download this story 16MB

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

CRITICS' HITS

Claudia: 'High Flying Bird' & 'Everybody Knows'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0iL1K_l8Jyo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L68mUxKuAnA

Christy: 'The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cksYkEzUa7k

MIXED FEELINGS

Claudia: 'What Men Want' & 'The Prodigy'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeoLiTirRp4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BC4cyYRxjFk

Christy: 'The Man Who Killed Hitler And Then The Bigfoot,'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFHJMBQIav0

MISSES

Claudia: 'UnTogether' & 'Berlin, I Love You'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BJj98aNCtjo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bwtetumpm4A

Christy: 'Cold Pursuit,' 'The Amityville Murders' & 'Under the Eiffel Tower' 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7C2Nad0aMPg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jAbtgtmuDL4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-xvlFoLw1Rk

Charles: 'One Million American Dreams'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFy2MH7pKXE

Guests:

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

Christy Lemire, film critic for KPCC, RogerEbert.com and co-host of the ‘Breakfast All Day’ podcast; she tweets @christylemire

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



You care about today's news. And you're not alone.

Join others who support independent journalism.