People are far too liberal with 4 star reviews.
Would consider this to be essential viewing for anyone who grew up while Britney was in the limelight. Important scope, perspective, and skewering of how most of us (fueling the paparazzi) invade and impede the lives of celebrities (specifically women) making their real struggle a sick, broadcast joke. The implications are disturbing and offer some much needed interior observations!!!!!
Second time I’ve completely lost it at the Angelika Film Center in the last week.
This movie is astonishing. It is fucking epic in its feeling and capturing of time and moments and momentum. It is utterly kinetic and rapturous. It is unbelievably masterful and also so in love with filmmaking and pulls out all the fucking stops in regards to using the medium to tell a story and paint feeling. The cinematography is candy colored and gorgeous, following the…
I mean if you like the Beatles and want to watch them do random shit on a train and etc. I guess it’s ok, but...
It’s pretty lazy and boring in my opinion and not altogether very interesting. I haven’t done my research but I assume it was pretty neat for the time, I mean, THE BEATLES! But it hasn’t aged well for my taste.
This probably walked so Quadrophenia could... scooter.