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FilmWeek: ‘Doctor Sleep,’ ‘Marriage Story,’ ‘Midway’ & More

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Adam Drive and Scarlett Johansson star in "Marriage Story,."

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

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

  • "Doctor Sleep" in wide release
  • "Marriage Story" at the Vista Theater & The Landmark
    • “The Frame’s” John Horn spoke with the film’s director Noah Baumbach earlier this week. You can listen to the interview here.
  • "Midway" in wide release
  • "Playing With Fire" in wide release
  • "Klaus" at the iPic Westwood
  • "Last Christmas" in wide release    
  • "Honey Boy" at the ArcLight Hollywood & The Landmark
    • “The Frame’s” John Horn spoke with the film’s director Alma Har'el earlier this week. You can listen to the interview here.
  • "Burning Cane" at Amanda Cinema at Array
  • "The Kingmaker" at Laemmle's Royal
    • “The Frame’s” John Horn spoke with the film’s director Lauren Greenfield earlier this week. You can listen to the interview here.
  • "The Tower" at Laemmle's Glendale   
  • "Cold Brook" at Laemmle's Playhouse
  • "Primal" at Arena Cinelounge Hollywood
  • "Disco’d" at Downtown Independent
  • "The All Americans" at Regency Commerce
  • "Upin and Ipin: The Lone Gibbon Kris" at Laemmle’s Glendale & ArcLight Culver City
  • "The Godfather II" in select theaters Nov. 10, 12 & 13


CRITICS' HITS:

Amy: "Marriage Story," "Playing With Fire" & "The Kingmaker"

Tim: "Doctor Sleep," "Honey Boy," "Burning Cane," "Cold Brook" & "The All Americans"

Charles: "The Godfather II"

MIXED FEELINGS:

Tim: "Last Christmas" & "Disco'd"

Charles: "Klaus" & "The Tower"

MISSES:

Amy: "Primal"

Tim: "Midway"

Charles: "Upin and Ipin"

Guests:

Amy Nicholson, film critic for KPCC, film writer for The Guardian and host of the podcasts ‘Unspooled’ and the podcast miniseries “Zoom”; she tweets

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

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

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