Barb Bretz

Film & Book Reviewer

Friday Film Reviewer & Monthly Book Reviewer

Film Roundtable
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Get the lowdown on what summer movies were disappointing and which ones should be put in you video que this fall. Panelists Mark Harrington, Barb Bretz and Linda Jager join host Rick Brough to confess films they haven't seen yet and look forward to films of the fall and winter (including Subdance!)

Jane Perkins, co-founder of Park City's own High West Distillery, has combined her knowledge of whiskey and her love of the history of the old west as the basis of her first book, Golden Elixir of the West: Whiskey and the Shaping of America. Here's Barb Bretz with this month's book review.

Written and directed by Taylor Sheridan, "Wind River" is a gripping thriller set on a Wyoming Indian reservation. Here is Barb Bretz with your Friday Film Review.

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The Sense of an Ending from director Ritesh Batra, is a tale of past and present, regret and redemption. Her is Barbara Bretz with today's Friday Film Review.

Friday Film Review

Feb 24, 2017
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Moonlight, the Golden Glove Best Picture of the Year is also nominated for 8 Oscars at the upcoming Academy Awards. Here is Barb Bretz with this week's Friday Film Review.

Film Roundtable - February 4, 2017

Feb 4, 2017
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KPCW Film Reviewers take a look back on this year's Sundance Film Festival as well as peek ahead to this month's Oscar nominations.

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Starship Avalon is  making its way to a new colony far, far away. With over 5,000 crew and passengers - all asleep for the next century - what could possible go wrong? Here's Barbara Bret with this week's Friday Film Review.

Noah Hawley's suspenseful novel BEFORE THE FALL keeps you on the edge of your seat. Fasten your seatbelt and prepare for a bumpy ride. Here's Barb Bretz with this month's book review.

The popularity of this dystopian novel raged across the county this past year...as fast as the pandemic that changed the world the book describes for us. Here's Barb Bretz with this month's book review of STATION ELEVEN.

In MA MA, Penelope Cruz stars as a young woman experiencing a sequence of tragedies and miracles that change her life and the lives of all around her. Here's Barb Bretz with this week's Friday Film Review. 

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