Very horny but not sexy at all.
Watching, I thought about how there isn’t an actor today who has star quality that even approaches Ms. Streisand’s (or Judy Garland’s, or Julie Andrews’s, or Gene Kelly’s). I think it has to do with film being a photographic medium, with an emphasis on naturalism, restraint, and subtlety in performance—and not for no good reason. This emphasis has only increased as the medium has matured and method acting has become de rigeur. But with a musical, the audience is already…