Release date (UK): 2021 | Country: Canada / USA | Running time: 133 min | Genres: Comedy, Drama | Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson | Starring: Alana Haim, Cooper Hoffman, Sean Penn. BBFC 15
Paul Thomas Anderson’s latest masterpiece is a nostalgic love letter to seventies Hollywood, which is explored through the tumultuous relationship between aspiring young actors Gary Valentine and Alana Kane. First time actors Alana Haim and Cooper Hoffman deliver energetic performances with sincere humanity, the dynamic between them making this a life affirming cinematic beauty deserving of its Best Picture nomination.
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