“True Story”, starring James Franco, is a tale of a disgraced New York Times journalist (Jonah Hill) who meets a man on the FBI’s most wanted list accused of murdering his family. Jan says there’s great timing and acting.
KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews two rock ‘n’ roll documentaries this week; “Lambert & Stamp”, which chronicles two filmmakers that stumbled upon The Who, and “Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police”.
A good movie with a star studded cast that can’t be beat… check out Al Pacino, Annette Bening, Christopher Plummer, Bobby Cannavale and Jennifer Garner in “Danny Collins”
KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews a sequel film with a familiar cast in, “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” and “Deli Man”, a documentary about third-generation Jewish delicatessen owner, Ziggy Gruber, in Houston, Texas.
KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Queen and Country,” director John Boorman’s sequel to his semi-autobiographical film “Hope and Glory” about a young conscript in the post-WWII British Army who lives on military base run by colonial officers. Also starring Callum Turner and Vanessa Kirby.
Former San Francisco Mayor And Film Fan Willie Brown Weighs In On 2015 Oscar Nominations And Controversy
KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl and former Mayor Willie Brown, a huge movie-goer, discuss the 2015 Oscar nominations and some of the issues surrounding them, including the historical accuracy of “Selma” and the lack of strong roles for women.
It’s the 87th Academy Awards and it’s been an interesting year from outstanding British films, outrageous visual feasts to movies that have caused controversy.
Hot Docs! ‘Red Army’ Is A Beautiful, Brutal Peek Into Soviet-Era Hockey And ‘She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry’ Resurrects Forgotten Courage
KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews two documentaries this week, including “Red Army,” which shows the cultural and social changes in Russia seen through the eyes of the Soviet Union’s national hockey team. Also reviewed is “She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry,” about the courage of those who put the modern women’s movement in the late 1960s and early ‘70s.
KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Black or White,” a drama centered around a custody battle with racial undertones between a child’s father (Kevin Costner) and grandmother (Octavia Spencer).
You can hear KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl’s movie reviews on KCBS All News 740AM and 106.9FM Fridays at 8:53am & 4:53pm. SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Cake,” the story […]