Love & Mercy [SFF2015]

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Jun 072015
 

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Paul Dano and John Cusack star as Brian Wilson; each actor portraying the Beach Boys musician at a crucial time in his life. This is not a conventional biopic. Here memories and sounds and woven between events, creating a film which is more about getting inside Brian’s head, than following major life and career events. Love & Mercy is reviewed after the jump.

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Saving Mr. Banks

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Dec 242013
 

A determined writer, a timeless story, an unpleasant past, a spoon full of sugar and Walt Disney. Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks tell us the story of Disney acquiring the rights to Mary Poppins, and the hell that came with it. My review of Saving Mr. Banks after the jump.

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