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FilmWeek: ‘Playmobil: The Movie,’ ‘The Aeronauts,’ ‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ and more

Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones star in
Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones star in "The Aeronauts"
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Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Claudia Puig, Peter Rainer and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases.

Critics' Hits:

Claudia: "Portrait of a Lady on Fire" & "63 Up"

Peter: "Varda by Agnès"

Charles: "Meet Me in St. Louis" & "They Shall Not Grow Old"

Mixed Feelings:

Claudia: "Little Joe"

Peter: "Most Likely to Succeed"


Claudia: "The Aeronauts"

Charles: "Playmobil: The Movie"


Claudia Puig, film critic for KPCC and president of the Los Angeles Film Critics Association (LAFCA); she tweets @ClaudiaPuig

Peter Rainer, film critic for KPCC and the Christian Science Monitor

Charles Solomon, film critic for KPCC, Animation Scoop and Animation Magazine