Taking the best from 'La Vie En Rose' and 'Amelie,' renowned comic book artist Joann Sfar's 'Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life' is a completely original take on one of France's greatest mavericks, the illustrious and infamous Jewish singer-songwriter, Serge ... Read More
Yes it's a good-looking picture, as one critic puts it, but you come out of it thinking where was the climax? What was the point? Where is the feeling? So it's kind of pretty and empty. Reminds me a lot of the movie Nine.
Writer/director Olivier Dahan (Crimson Rivers II) helmed La Vie en Rose, the screen biopic of tragic French songstress Edith Piaf. Marion Cotillard portrays Piaf, the superstar once raised as a young girl by her grandmother in a Normandy bordello, ...…Read More