Film Reviews

KPCW sends its most discerning moviegoers to the movies each week to let you know which films are worth going to, and which are a pass.

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The Friday Film Review is sponsored by the Park City Film Series.

Meryl Streep proves she can become just about anyone doing anything in her latest role of agingrock 'n' roller Ricki Rendazzo in Ricki and the Flash. Here's Barb Bretz with this week's Friday Film Review.

British songstress Amy Winehouse rose to fame almost as quickly as she fell, and she's the subject of the recently released documentary, Amy. Linda Jager has this week's Friday Film Review.

The film Southpaw delivers an incredible 1-2 punch. Libby Wadman has this week's Friday Film Review.

The Greatest Detective of them all gets a new slant in the film Mr. Homes. Rick Brough has this week's Friday Film Review.

Fans of  Despicable Me movies will be happy to see the sidekicks take center state in a new animated film. But can Minions appeal to audiences of all ages? Mark Harrington has the answer in this week's Friday Film Review.

Hailed as the Bob, Carol, Ted and Alice of the new  millennium, The Overnight offers a potentially kinky experience in which you can safely participate from the comfort of your theater chair. Barbara Bretz has this week's Friday Film Review.

The Wolfpack, winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Documentary at this year's Sundance Film Festival, has made its way to commercial release. Linda Jager has her take on the film for this week's Friday Film Review.

Thrilled to receive the role of a lifetime at age 72, lovely Blythe Danner stars in I'll See You In My Dreams, a film which premiered at Sundance 2015.  Barbara Bretz has this week's Friday Film Review.

Libby Wadman is feeling some good vibrations with the film Love and Mercy. She has this week's Friday Film Review.

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl is witting, entertaining and so much more than just another bittersweet coming of age story. It won top honors at this year's Sundance Film Festival with both the Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award and is in limited release beginning June 12th. Barbara Bretz has this week's Friday Film Review.

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