Jan Wahl

"Gone Girl" Ben Affleck plays it vapid.  (Photo: 20th Century Fox)

Jan Wahl Movie Reviews: ‘Gone Girl’ & ‘Men, Women and Children’

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Gone Girl,” a thriller based on Gillian Flynn’s best-selling novel as well as “Men, Women and Children,” a drama about families trying to navigate relationships and communication in the digital world.

10/03/2014

Still From 'Pride' (CBS Films)

Jan Wahl Movie Reviews: ‘Pride’ And ‘Last Days In Vietnam’

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Pride,” starring Bill Nighy, based on the true story of a Welsh town’s fight for LGBT rights during the reign of Margaret Thatcher, and “Last Days in Vietnam,” a documentary from director Rory Kennedy chronicling the U.S. military’s chaotic evacuation during the final weeks of the Vietnam War.

09/26/2014

(L-R) Tina Fey, Corey Stoll, Jane Fonda, Jason Bateman & Adam Driver in "This Is Where I Leave You" (credit: Warner Bros)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘This is Where I Leave You’

From “Annie Hall” to “My Big Fat Greek Wedding”, there are wonderful comedies celebrating and satirizing our ethnic differences, but film critic Jan Wahl says “This is Where I Leave You” doesn’t deliver.

09/19/2014

Kevin Kline And Maggie Smith in 'My Old Lady' (BBC  Films)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘My Old Lady’

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews the film “My Old Lady,” a dramedy about a man (Kevin Kline) inheriting a Paris apartment from his late father, which comes with some complications by way of an occupant (Maggie Smith) who isn’t willing to leave.

09/12/2014

27th February 1956:  American actor Errol Flynn kisses his wife Pat Wymore's hand during the Golden Globe Awards ceremony banquet at the Cocoanut Grove Restaurant in Hollywood.  (Photo by Bertil Svensson/BIPs/Getty Images)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘The Last of Robin Hood’

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “The Last Robin Hood”— the story of the final days of famed actor and Lothario Errol Flynn (Kevin Kline).

09/05/2014

John Lithgow & Alfred Molina in "Love Is Strange" (credit: Sony Pictures Classics)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Love Is Strange’

‘Love is Strange’, with John Lithgow & Alfred Molina, will touch your heart and make you feel compassion for seniors.

08/29/2014

Helen Mirren in "The Hundred Foot Journey" (credit: Francois Duhamel/DreamWorks)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘The Hundred-Foot Journey’

From ‘Big Night’ to Ratatouille there is nothing better than using food as a metaphor in film. Lasse Hallstrom does just that in his latest effort, “The Hundred-Foot Journey”.

08/08/2014

Woody Allen at the New York Premiere for "Magic In The Moonlight" (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: “Magic in the Moonlight”, “And So it Goes”, & “To Be Takei”

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews three new films this week including Woody Allen’s latest effort, “And So it Goes” by director Rob Reiner, which stars Michael Douglas, and a documentary about George Takei of Star Trek fame.

07/25/2014

(L-R) Toni Collette, Pierce Brosnan, Imogen Poots, Aaron Paul in "A Long Way Down" (credit: Magnolia Pictures)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘A Long Way Down’ &’ Sex Tape’

Is there an upside to “A Long Way Down?” Find out what Jan thought…

07/18/2014

The Last Sentence (credit: Music Box Films)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘The Last Sentence’ & ‘Venus In Fur’

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “The Last Sentence,” a biopic about a Swedish journalist in Nazi Germany; and ‘Venus in Fur,” Roman Polanski’s adaptation of the acclaimed two-person play by David Ives.

07/11/2014

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