KCRW's Film Reviews Joe Morgenstern, the Wall Street Journal's Pulitzer Prize winning film critic, brings his wit and wisdom to bear on current releases.
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Justice League

This new film is a crowd-pleaser only if you're part of a comics-obsessed crowd.

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is darkly comic, blazingly profane, flat-out hilarious and often violent, not to mention flippant, tender, poetic and profound.

Lady Bird

Greta Gerwig is one of the pre-eminent actors of our time, and fine actors often make good directors. And she's no stranger to the art of the screenplay.

Suburbicon; Novitiate

Joe's got two movies this week, one good and one really, really bad...

Faces Places

There's never been a film quite like this one.

Marshall

Marshall is a movie that surprises at every turn.

Blade Runner 2049

The gift of life is explored in this sequel starring Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford.

Wormwood

Errol Morris's enthralling Wormwood, a six-part, 258-minute miniseries produced by Netflix, debuts in December.

Step

Step is a stirring documentary about a female step-dancing team in an inner-city high school.

Detroit

Detroit is Kathryn Bigelow's incendiary evocation of the riots that convulsed the Motor City 50 years ago this week.

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