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FilmWeek

FilmWeek on AirTalk, hosted by Larry Mantle, is a one-hour weekly segment devoted to films. It offers reviews of the week's new movies, interviews with filmmakers, and discussions on various aspects of the industry.

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FilmWeek Episode Friday September 17, 2021

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Lael Loewenstein, Wade Major review this weekend’s new movie releases on streaming and on demand platforms. FilmWeek: ‘Cry Macho,’ ‘The Eyes Of Tammy Faye,’ ‘Best Sellers,’ And More (1:06) Why ‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ Director Wanted To Create A Different Kind Of Coming Out Story (34:47)

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17 Sep 2021

Rank #1

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FilmWeek Episode Friday September 10, 2021

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Christy Lemire, Peter Rainer and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases on streaming and on-demand platforms. FilmWeek: ‘Language Lessons,’ ‘The Card Counter,’ ‘Come From Away’ And More (1:04) Peter Talks TIFF and Ojai Music Festival, Charles On What Funimation Merger Means For The Future Of Anime And More (31:39) New Documentary Shows How Dr. Fauci Became A Household Name And His Continuing Impact As Pandemic Evolves (42:32)

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10 Sep 2021

Rank #2

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FilmWeek Episode Friday September 3, 2021

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Wade Major, Claudia Puig and Andy Klein review this weekend’s new movie releases on streaming and on demand platforms. FilmWeek: ‘Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings,’ ‘Who You Think I Am’ And More (1:05) After COVID Cancellation In 2020, The Telluride Film Festival Is Back -- Here’s What’s On Tap (31:38) New Documentary ‘The Automat’ Dispenses History, Rise To Popularity Of The Old Self-Serve Restaurant Chain (40:43)

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3 Sep 2021

Rank #3

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FilmWeek Episode Friday August 27, 2021

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Tim Cogshell and Lael Loewenstein review this weekend’s new movie releases on streaming and on demand platforms. FilmWeek: ‘Candyman,’ ‘My Childhood, My Country,’ ‘He’s All That,’ And More (1:08) AirTalk On FilmWeek: What Makes A Good Musician Biopic And Why Is It So Challenging? (32:36)

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27 Aug 2021

Rank #4

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FilmWeek Episode Friday August 20, 2021

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson, Andy Klein and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases on streaming and on demand platforms. FilmWeek: 'Reminiscence,' 'The Protege,' 'Flag Day' And More (1:06)  Sean And Dylan Penn On Starring As Father And Daughter In ‘Flag Day’ (41:38)

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20 Aug 2021

Rank #5

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FilmWeek Episode Friday August 13, 2021

KPCC film critics Christy Lemire, Claudia Puig and Peter Rainer review this weekend’s new movie releases. Also on the show, our animation critic Charles Solomon talks about the conclusion of the Evangelion series; John Horn talks to the director of CODA; and more. FilmWeek: ‘CODA,’ ‘The Lost Leonardo,’ ‘Respect’ And More (1:05) Why The Long-Awaited ‘Evangelion’ Finale Is A Big Moment For Fans, Plus Does The Ending Meet Expectations? (32:09) ‘CODA’ Director On Challenging Her Own Gaze And How Some Of The Most Important Scenes Came Together (37:12)

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13 Aug 2021

Rank #6

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FilmWeek Episode Friday August 6, 2021

Guest host John Horn and KPCC film critics Tim Cogshell, Wade Major and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases. FilmWeek: ‘The Suicide Squad,’ ‘Whirlybird,’ ‘Ailey’ And More (1:08) The Couple That Revolutionized Breaking News In LA Hid A Dark Secret For Years. ‘Whirlybird’ Brings It All To The Surface (31:28)

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6 Aug 2021

Rank #7

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FilmWeek Episode Friday July 30, 2021

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Christy Lemire and Andy Klein review this weekend’s new movie releases. FilmWeek: ‘Jungle Cruise,’ ‘Stillwater,’ ‘The Green Knight’ And More (1:08) Director Tom McCarthy On Moral Ambiguity And Reassessing The Cinematic American Hero In ‘Stillwater’ (31:41)

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30 Jul 2021

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FilmWeek Episode Friday July 23, 2021

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Christy Lemire and Andy Klein review this weekend’s new movie releases. FilmWeek: ‘Old,’ ‘Snake Eyes,’ ‘Jolt’ And More (1:02) ‘Ailey’ Director Jamila Wignot On The Lasting Legacy Of Dancer, Choreographer And Activist Alvin Ailey (31:28)

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23 Jul 2021

Rank #9

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FilmWeek Episode Friday July 16, 2021

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Claudia Puig, Angie Han and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases on streaming and on-demand platforms. FilmWeek: ‘Roadrunner,’ ‘Pig,’ ‘Can You Bring It: Bill T. Jones And D-Man In The Waters’ (1:48) Morgan Neville On Portraying Anthony Bourdain’s Mental Health In New Doc And The Impact Of Living A Life For The Unknown (32:22)

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16 Jul 2021

Rank #10