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FilmWeek: ‘Stan & Ollie,’ ‘A Twelve-Year Night’ and 2018’s most overlooked films

Steeve Coogan and John C. Reilly star in Sony Picture Classics'
Steeve Coogan and John C. Reilly star in Sony Picture Classics' "Stan & Ollie"
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This week on FilmWeek, guest host Rico Gagliano and KPCC film critics Christy Lemire, Tim Cogshell and Wade Major review “Stan & Ollie,” a dramedy about the real-life comedy duo Laurel and Hardy, as well as “A Twelve-Year Night,” the Uruguayan biographical drama of three political prisoners held in captivity for nearly 13 years.

In addition to this week’s releases, our critics give us their choices for the year’s most overlooked films. Comment below to share yours!


Christy & Wade: "Stan & Ollie"


Christy, Wade & Tim: "A Twelve Year Night"


Christy: "Thoroughbreds," "Support the Girls" and "Disobedience

Wade: "Life Itself" and "The Female Brain"

Tim: "Roxanne Roxanne," "A Boy. A Girl A Dream." and "Lean on Pete"

Rico: "El Angel" and "Borg vs. McEnroe"


Christy Lemire, film critic for KPCC, and co-host of the ‘What the Flick?’ podcast, available at; she tweets @christylemire

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

Wade Major, film critic for KPCC and