FilmWeek: ‘The Post,’ ‘Phantom Thread,’ ‘Molly’s Game’ and more

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FilmWeek: ‘The Post,’ ‘Phantom Thread,’ ‘Molly’s Game’ and more

Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep star in Twentieth Century Fox’s THE POST.
Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep star in Twentieth Century Fox’s THE POST. 

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Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Christy Lemire and Tim Cogshell review this weekend’s new movie releases.

CRITICS’ HITS

Christy: “Phantom Thread,” “Molly’s Game” & “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”

Tim: “The Post,” “Pitch Perfect 3,” “Hostiles” & “Bright”

MIXED FEELINGS

Christy: “The Greatest Showman” & “Happy End”

Tim: “All The Money In The World”

MISSES

Christy: “Downsizing”

Tim: “Father Figures”

GUESTS:

Christy Lemire, film critic for KPCC, RogerEbert.com and co-host of YouTube’s “What the Flick?”; she tweets @christylemire

Tim Cogshell, film critic for KPCC, Alt-Film Guide and CineGods.com; he tweets @CinemaInMind