Friday Film Review

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.

The Friday Film Review airs every Friday during Morning News at 7:45 AM, after the Noon News at 12:30PM and during The Local View.

KPCW Friday Film Reviewers are:

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

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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What happens when two documentary filmmakers are given all access to cover a promising political campaign that implodes? Friday Film Reviewer Linda Jager is here to talk about Weiner, a winner at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.

Film Roundtable - May 28, 2016

May 28, 2016
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KPCW's Film Reviewers are back, and ready to talk about summer movies coming up. Hosts Rick Brough, Linda Jager, Mark Harrington and Patrick Hubley reveal their superhero names, talk Bond, James (or Jane) Bond and drive-in theaters.

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In this week's Friday Film Review, Libby Wadman looks at the new film, "Eye in the Sky." She says it's an effective war film about a new and different kind of war.

ffective war film about a new and different kind of war.

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Rick Brough does this week's Friday Film Review on 10 Cloverfield Lane.

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KPCW Film Reviewer Libby Wadman has her first nomination for the 2017 Oscars - the new Tina Fey vehicle, Whiskey Tango Foxtrot in her review this week.

KPCW Film Roundtable - Post Oscars Edition

Mar 5, 2016

The gang comes back to talk about what they think of the winners - and losers - of the 2015 Academy Awards last weekend. They also tackle the aftermath of the #OscarsSoWhite controversy.

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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.


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.