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FilmWeek: ‘La La Land,’ ‘Office Christmas Party’ and more

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Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling star in "La La Land."
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Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson and Peter Rainer review this week’s new movie releases including the LA-set musical, “La La Land;” an ensemble set of comic actors, such as Kate McKinnon and Jason Bateman, star in “Office Christmas Party,” a psychosexual noir romance called “Frank & Lola” with Michael Shannon and Imogen Poots; and more.


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Peter Rainer, Film Critic for KPCC and the Christian Science Monitor

Amy Nicholson, Film Critic for KPCC and Chief Film Critic, MTV News; she tweets @TheAmyNicholson