Friday Film Review

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Friday Film Reviewer Linda Jager explores the newest character for the indomitable Maggie Smith in The Lady in the Van. The film's (and Smith's) Miss Shepherd is a far cry from Downton Abbey's Dowager Countess.

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The film Brooklyn - awarded Best British Film by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts and nominated for an Academy Award for Best Picture - premiered right here in Park City at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. Barbara Bretz has this week's Friday Film Review.

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Deadpool has shaken up the box office and given a new twist to Marvel comic book movies. Rick Brough has this week's Friday Film Review.

Mark Harrington has seen the latest film from the Coen Brothers, "Hail Caesar," but he's not ready to salute. Here's this week's Friday Film Review.

This week, Libby Wadman reviews the chilly sea saga, "The Finest Hours." And, like it or not, she says you will need a warm coat in the theater...

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Friday Film Reviewer Linda Jager gives us a peek into the dark and hopeful space in the Academy Award-nominated film Room.

Nominated for four Oscars, the dramatic film, Room, follows a young mother and her son through their captive existence and their desperate search for freedom and peace. Linda Jager has this week's Friday Film Review.

Is it possible to get a laugh out of watching the events of the 2008 global financial crisis? If you see director Adam McKay's The Big Short -  it is. Here's Barbara Bretz with this week's Friday Film Review.

    

Spoiler Alert! Our Friday Film Review takes a look at Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Rock Brough promises he won't give away any secrets - just hints. But you might want to turn down the radio for the next four minutes if you want to be safe. The bottom line though, is  that the magic, thrills and heart of Star Wars are back.

    

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Friday Film Reviewer Linda Jager takes a look at the newsroom drama about abuse in the Catholic Church in Boston. She invites you to investigate the movie Spotlight with her.

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