How do you make this movie and not include the famous theme with the guy yelling “MORTAL KOMBAT” during every fight scene? I mean, that’s the main reason I went to this film. I did laugh out loud a few times and enjoyed some of the fight scenes. First movie back in the theatre after more than 14 months away so I gave it an extra star.
I was compelled to see this again and would revisit La La Land a third time in a heartbeat. The combination of pure joy and bittersweet sadness this film conjures up feel like an irresistible drug at a time when I'm feeling numb from current events.
There are many reasons I love this film:
- Gosling and Stone are made relatable by performances that are fun and light while complex and understated. I appreciate that they are not performing as if…