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FilmWeek: ‘The Upside,’ ‘A Dog’s Way Home,’ ‘Replicas’ and more

Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston star in THE UPSIDE
David Lee/Photographer
David Lee
Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston star in STX Entertainment's "The Upside"

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

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

CRITICS' HITS

Charles: 'Modest Heroes: Ponoc Short Films Theater, Volume 1' 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8AKha9oajs

Christy: 'Perfect Strangers (Perfectos Desconocidos)'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XIc-4AwGKgM

MIXED FEELINGS

Christy: 'Replicas,' 'SGT. Will Gardner' & 'Ashes in the Snow'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JAHKQPBKSZ8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cJZ535DOhY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0KY84HEDCs

Tim: 'The Upside,' 'Rust Creek' & 'The Aspern Papers'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dt1EEV-Szu4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mfAJP1P7kc

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

MISSES

Chritsty: 'A Dog's Way Home'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1pKdCHvH310

Guests:

Christy Lemire, film critic for KPCC, RogerEbert.com and co-host of a new podcast called ‘Breakfast All Day,’ which is available at christylemire.com or wherever you get your podcasts ; she tweets

Tim Cogshell, film critic for KPCC, Alt-Film Guide and CineGods.com; he tweets

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

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