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FilmWeek: ‘A Dog’s Purpose,’ ‘Gold,’ ‘The Salesman’ and more

Dennis Quaid (right) stars in
Dennis Quaid (right) stars in "A Dog's Purpose."
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Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Wade Major, Lael Lowenstein and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases including: furry actors in “A Dog’s Purpose;” adventure-drama “Gold” starring Matthew McConaughey; Iranian thriller “The Salesman;” and more.


Wade's Hits

Lael's Hits

Mixed Reviews

This Week's Misses


Wade Major, Film Critic for KPCC and host for IGN’s

Lael Lowenstein, Film Critic for KPCC

Charles Solomon, Film Critic for KPCC and Animation Scoop and Animation Magazine