Perhaps my new favorite Kong film.
Damien Chazelle and Justin Hurwitz understand that some feelings are just so big they have to be sung and danced.
La La Land is a riveting, magical musical feature that pays constant tribute to a century of musicals and Hollywood films about Hollywood, without ever succumbing to cliché.
Chazelle’s deep and spacious romanticism includes the city and its dreamers and music and movies and love itself. The storyline is deceptively simple, but the specificity of the detail, depth of understanding,…