KCRW's Film Reviews

    KCRW's Film Reviews

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    • Pulitzer Prize-winning critic of The Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern reviews films weekly in the...

    KCRW's Film Reviews


    Zoolander 2

    Zoolander 2 is a dud glitter bomb...

    February 12, 2016 | 3 min


    Like the high desert that provides its main setting, Mojave is dry, often windy and full of hot air...

    January 22, 2016 | 3 min

    Remembering Alan Rickman

    Joe Morgenstern remembers British actor Alan Rickman, who died this week at 69. His voice made him instantly recognizable; his iconic roles and acting... Read more

    January 15, 2016 | 3 min


    Anomalisa takes its title from combining "anomaly" -- something that deviates from the standard -- and Lisa, the name of the woebegone anti-heroine. ... Read more

    January 8, 2016 | 3 min

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