PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Music
While waiting for their big breaks, two proper L.A. dreamers, a suavely- charming, soft-spoken jazz pianist and a brilliant, vivacious playwright, attempt to reconcile aspirations and relationship in a magical old-school romance.
10 October 2016 | Jason Mcateer
10 | An unashamedly romantic musical, infused with intense charisma and devastating emotion
I was interested in seeing this film because not only am I a sucker for a good musical, but I'll admit to being a ...
The opening scene (including the CinemaScope logo) goes on with no noticeable cuts for exactly 5m36s. It's the longest take in the movie, followed by Mia and Sebastian's performance of "A Lovely Night" (5m30s).
They worship everything and they value nothing.
Before the end of the 'Another Day of Sun' sequence, as the camera pans up over the freeway, we don't see Mia or Sebastian's cars. After the 'La La Land' and 'Winter' title cards and the camera pans back down, their cars suddenly appear, replacing the other cars that were there before. Mia's Prius replaces the white SUV with the dancer in orange on top, while Seb's car replaces the gray sedan behind the SUV with the dancer in green.
The Summit Entertainment logo has an old-time variant where it looks like a matte painting of a mountain in a box and the word "Summit" above it.
$4,102,091 (USA) (16 December 2016)
$151,058,124 (USA) (21 April 2017)
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