Just as good the second time around. I really appreciated the technical aspects of the film much more on this viewing. The way the camera moves helps to create this spellbinding atmosphere, which works well with the score. After listening to it countless times since it was officially released, I can definitely say that Jonny Greenwood's score is my favorite of 2017. I can definitely see him winning an Oscar for it, but knowing the academy they're going to play…
La La Land represents everything I love about cinema.
Its goal was to make a love letter to classic cinema and it succeeded. It wasn't trying to set up a universe, wasn't trying to get a point across, it was just trying to be a good movie and it does that and more.
Everything from its whimsicality to the impeccable dance routines had me in awe when I first saw the film, and had me in awe on the rewatch.…