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 - 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."

Friday Film Review: The Hero

Jul 7, 2017
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"The Hero" a modern-day drama about a lonesome cowboy in L.A., premiered at last winter's  Sundance Film Festival, and now has made its way to a theater near you.  Linda Jager takes a look for this week's Friday Film Review:

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The new film "Rough Night" takes a story you've seen before in Guy Movies - and gives the women a chance to run wild with it. Rick Brough says the results are not impressive. He has this week's Friday Film Reveiw.

Friday Film Review - Transformers: The Last Knight

Jun 23, 2017
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Mark Harrington had hopes -- for just a second -- that the latest Transformers addition, The Last Knight, would be more than an empty blockbuster full of big toys. Alas, it was not to be, as he explains in this week's Friday Film Review.