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 - The Big Sick

Jun 9, 2017

What happens when a one-night stand between a Pakistani stand-up comedian and a blonde grad student blossoms into romance? Watch The Big Sick and find out. Here's Barbara Bretz with our Friday Film Review.

The new movie Alien Covenant wants to be a blockbuster, but it's more like a B-movie. Rick Brough has this week's Friday Film Review.

Friday Film Review - Gifted

May 6, 2017

Take one child math prodigy and divide her between a nurturing uncle and perfectionist grandmother and you get the plot behind the new comedy/drama Gifted. Linda Jager has this week's Friday Film Review.

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The new film, The Promise, doesn't have any Marvel comic superheroes. It's an historical war drama. Rick Brough took a look for this week's Friday Film Review.

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For this week's Friday Film Review, Mark Harrington praises a little film that's hard to classify. But there may be one word to describe it...

Friday Film Review - The Zookeeper's Wife

Apr 14, 2017
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KPCW Friday Film Reviewer Libby Wadman gives the nod to a Holocaust drama with an unusual name.

Friday Film Review - Beauty and the Beast

Apr 7, 2017
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The new version of Beauty and the Beast is a more a beauty than it is a beast. That's the word from Libby Wadman who has this week's 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 - Kong: Skull Island

Mar 17, 2017
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The big guy, King Kong, is back in a new film. But there's also a dose of Apocalypse Now. Mark Harrington has this week's Friday Film Review.

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The new movie, "Get Out," is a horror flick but  it's also fun - and to boot, has a healthy dose of social commentary. Rick Brough has this week's Friday Film Review.

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