With a clutch of Golden Globes and enveloped by Oscar buzz, The Descendants is riding high on a veritable tsunami of critical acclaim.
This movie made me nauseous! After watching the trailer, I wasn't expecting much more than a syrupy sweet rom-com with the formulaic phases of: boy meets girl, boy falls in...
Note: the following review contains 3 outright lies which I’ve helpfully numbered.
Love Happens is one of those films that most critics hate to review. There is nothing outstandingly bad to say about this romantic drama/comedy, but nothing remarkably good, either.
The phrase "romantic comedy", in this dark world, should shine like a little beacon of hope.
Fame leads to obsession, leads to insanity — all of us at some point might like the idea of being famous, but for some there is a high price to pay.