Tag: A Star Is Born

London Film Festival 2018 Review: Carlos Vermut’s ‘Quién te cantará’

“‘Quién te cantará’ is a cold, mournful study of mothers and daughters living despite each other, filtered through a mystery with a popstar shaped hole at its centre.”

A Star Is Born Movie Review - 2018 Bradley Cooper Film

Review: Bradley Cooper’s ‘A Star Is Born’

“Gaga’s mere presence in ‘A Star Is Born’ allows Cooper a wide berth to go big with scenes and moments that play with and embrace camp.”

Mid90s Movie Review - 2018 Jonah Hill Film

TIFF 2018 Review: Jonah Hill’s ‘Mid90s’

“The influence of Larry Clark’s 1995 cult film ‘Kids’ may be all over ‘Mid90s,’ but Hill has a more tender and perhaps more realistic approach of his young subjects: they are smart enough to know when they’re going too far.”

A Light of Pure Gold: The Ideal of the Painter in Old Hollywood’s Waning Days

“The filmmaker continues to dream of the painter’s Arcadia, however illusory it may be.”