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.

Friday Film Review - Murder on the Orient Express

Nov 17, 2017
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This week's Friday Film review looks at the new film, "Murder on the Orient Express." Libby Wadman's verdict: while the train derails, the film stays nicely on track.

Friday Film Review - Only the Brave

Nov 3, 2017
Only The Brave

In this week's Friday Film Review, Mark Harrington has high marks for the timely release of a movie about wild fires and the people who fight them.

Friday Film Review - Battle of the Sexes

Oct 6, 2017
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Battle of the Sexes recounts the moment when sports and politics met at center court in the 1970s, as well as the off-court personal journeys of equality. Here's Mark Harrington with this week's Friday Film Review.

Friday Film Review - Home Again

Sep 15, 2017
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Reese Witherspoon stars as an almost forty-something woman who befriends three millennial filmmakers in the new film, "Home Again." Linda Jager is here for this week's Friday Film Review.

Friday Film Review - The Hitman's Bodyguard

Sep 8, 2017

Patrick Hughes, who directed The Expendables 3, is back with another action film, The Hitman's Bodyguard. But in this week's Friday Film Review, Libby Wadman says it just misses the mark.

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The new film Logan Lucky is a caper movie with a down-home twist. Rick Brough recommends it, in this week's Friday Film 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.

Friday Film Review - Ingrid Goes West

Aug 14, 2017
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Winner of the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, Ingrid Goes West opens in theaters today. Linda Jager has this week's Friday Film review of the social media-themed dark comedy. 

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The new film Atomic Blond is a glamorous, decadent and ultra-violent spy tale, set at the end of the Cold War. Rick Brough gives us his take for this week's Friday Film Review.

Friday Film Review - The Beguiled

Jul 21, 2017

The new remake of the 1971 Clint Eastwood Civil War drama "The Beguiled" is the subject of this week's Friday Film Review. Libby Wadman says, "He didn't make her day."