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FilmWeek: ‘Pokémon Detective Pikachu,’ ‘The Hustle,’ ‘Tolkien’ and more




Rebel Wilson stars as Penny Rust and Anne Hathaway as Josephine Chesterfield in THE HUSTLE, a Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures film.
Rebel Wilson stars as Penny Rust and Anne Hathaway as Josephine Chesterfield in THE HUSTLE, a Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures film.
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Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Claudia Puig, Justin Chang and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases.

CRITICS' HITS

Justin: 'Non-Fiction.' & 'Black Mother'

Claudia: 'Rafiki'

Charles: 'The Biggest Little Farm'

MIXED FEELINGS

Justin: 'Pokémon Detective Pikachu' & 'Wine Country'

Claudia: 'El Chicano'

Charles: 'Tolkien'

MISSES

Claudia: 'The Hustle' & 'Poms'

 

Guests:

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

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



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