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FilmWeek: ‘Cars 3,’ ‘Rough Night,’ ‘Stefan Zweig’ and more

DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 26:  Grand Marshal Owen Wilson, voice of Lightning McQueen in "Cars 3" poses with Lightning McQueen for the 59th Annual DAYTONA 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 26, 2017 in Daytona Beach, Florida.  (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images for Disney)
Gerardo Mora/Getty Images for Disney
Grand Marshal Owen Wilson, voice of Lightning McQueen in "Cars 3" poses with Lightning McQueen for the 59th Annual DAYTONA 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 26, 2017.

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

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

Critics' Hits

  • Claudia: "Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe"


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sbvjnieZ32k

  • Peter & Charles: "Dawson City: Frozen Time"


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oEbHM8Vsvlo

Mixed Feelings

  • Claudia: "Rough Night"


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

  • Peter: "Maudie"


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmUDQ7yfQ8c

  • Charles: "Cars 3"


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2LeOH9AGJQM

Misses!

  • Charles: "Hearing is Believing"


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

  • Peter: "Once Upon a Time in Venice"


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VWV4rxyA-70

  • Claudia: "Cars 3"

Guests:

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

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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