Katie Walsh

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Film reviewer for the Tribune News Service

Katie Walsh on KCRW

Our critics review “Hellboy,” a superhero movie starring David Harbour; “Teen Spirit,” a drama/musical starring Elle Fanning; “Missing Link,”a stop-motion animation starring Hugh…

‘Hellboy’: ‘Like four heavy metal album covers vomited up on the screen’

Our critics review “Hellboy,” a superhero movie starring David Harbour; “Teen Spirit,” a drama/musical starring Elle Fanning; “Missing Link,”a stop-motion animation starring Hugh…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Our critics review “Cold Pursuit,” starring Liam Neeson as a snowplow driver who wants revenge against drug dealers he thinks killed his son; “Under the Eiffel Tower,” about a man who…

‘Lego Movie 2’ and its powerful message about xenophobia and diversity

Our critics review “Cold Pursuit,” starring Liam Neeson as a snowplow driver who wants revenge against drug dealers he thinks killed his son; “Under the Eiffel Tower,” about a man who…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Our critics review “Mary Queen of Scots,” starring Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie; “Ben is Back,” starring Julia Roberts and Lucas Hedges; “Tyrel,” directed by Chilean director…

Margot Robbie transforms for “Mary Queen of Scots”

Our critics review “Mary Queen of Scots,” starring Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie; “Ben is Back,” starring Julia Roberts and Lucas Hedges; “Tyrel,” directed by Chilean director…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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