Perfect pair in harmony
Sure to leave a smile on your face as you lap up its giddy joy and brilliance, La La Land is another triumph for writer-director Damien Chazelle.
Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling share off-the-charts chemistry and the musical showpieces are astounding; the songs are instantly catchy and you’ll be humming them for days. This tough drama sails through some rocky waters to take viewers on a beautifully-acted, moving journey.
Casey Affleck provides the finest work of his career and Michelle Williams is terrific.
There’s no escaping the gloomy central storyline, but warmth and humour are gently drip fed into proceedings.