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FilmWeek: ‘Hamilton,’ ‘The Truth,’ ‘John Lewis: Good Trouble’ And More

"Hamilton," created by and starring Lin-Manuel Miranda, received a record-setting 16 nominations for the 2016 Tony Awards.
Disney+/"Hamilton" (2020)
"Hamilton" on Disney+.

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson and Christy Lemire review this weekend’s new movie releases on streaming and on demand platforms, plus we’ll hear their picks of some of their favorite July 4th films and movies set in the summer.

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson and Christy Lemire review this weekend’s new movie releases on streaming and on demand platforms, plus we’ll hear their picks of some of their favorite July 4th films and movies set in the summer.


Our FilmWeek critics have been curating personal lists of their favorite TV shows and movies to binge-watch during self-quarantine. You can see recommendations from each of the critics and where you can watch them here.

Guests:

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

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

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