A jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles.
'La La Land' Producer Talks Oscars Twist on 'Good Morning America'
The 89th Academy Awards will go down in history complete stuff-up in announcing the wrong Best Picture winner, initially giving it to La La Land before producer Jordan Horowitz now famously spoke into the microphone, "This is not a joke. Moonlight won."
Justin Hurwitz on the Process Behind his 'La La Land' Score
Justin Hurwitz scored three Oscar nominations for La La Land for the upcoming awards ceremony, including one for Best Original Score and Two for best Original Song. The musician, in eight years in the business, has scored just three films, all music based, all for Damian Chazelle.
'La La Land' is Luring More Projects to Lionsgate
After the overwhelming success of La La Land. It has brought many new projects to Lionsgate. According to a top executive at Lionsgate. — Erik Feig, president of the studios motion picture group said that La La Land outperformed in every market. La La Land has grossed over $270 million at the box office and has received countless award nominations.
La La Land (2016) - Review
"Tapping" into our love of Hollywood's Golden Age. — I'll just get this out of the way, I am not a fan of musicals, far from it. In fact it's probably my least favourite movie genre. Of all the modern cinematic musicals I've seen, I can only appreciate the likes of Les Miserables, Chicago and The Phantom of the Opera in their efforts to translate those works from the stage to the big screen and ultimately would always favour the stage versions. Aside from that I would never say that I get any real personal enjoyment from watching them. Other musicals such as Moulin Rouge and Mama Mia outright repulse me. I can appreciate why others like musicals but for me they tend to follow a repeated standard format that renders them devoid of what I look for in a good film, namely a solid story and script, at least decent acting and some kind of grounding in reality.
'La La Land' Ties Oscar Record, Director Damien Chazelle Left "Speechless"
La La Land has just tied the record for most Oscar nominations with La La Land, sitting alongside All About Eve and Titanic and going down in history. Now all that's left for it to do is win some of them. Director Damien Chazelle responded to the news, calling in from Beijing during promotion for the film's release over thehre.
La La Land Trailer – 'Dreamers'
La La Land: The Wonderful Sound of Nostalgia
Traffic jams can be frustrating, you don’t mind waiting a little bit – it’s part of 21st century living – but after a while you get bored, the car starts overheating and the rumbles of road rage begin to be felt. Soon you feel like Michael Douglas in Falling Down. You want to get out of the car and…
'La La Land' Takes Top Spot at the U.K. Box Office
La La Land, fresh off its seven Golden Globe wins, has become the top earner in the U.K on its opening weekend, with Lionsgate UK expecting a £6 million payday following its debut in 606 theaters.
'La La Land' Spins a Record-Breaking Night at the Golden Globes
It seems everybody was ready for something fresh and new, and ironically that "fresh and new" offering calls back to an era that's more or less been lost to modern cinema. Damien Chazelle's La La Land earned seven awards at Sunday night's Golden Globe awards, and was the topic on everyone's lips throughout.
'La La Land' Getting an IMAX Release
La La Land is riding a wave of hype all the way to the Oscars. Damien Chazelle's follow-up to Whiplash is being thrown plenty of praise, and now it's headed to the biggest screen there is. IMAX has announced a run for the film in IMAX launching from January 13 in the U.S.
Capri Hollywood Festival Names 'La La Land' the Best Film of the Year
La La Land has been given the top honour at the Capri Hollywood International Film Festival. The Italian festival, in its 21st year, named the musical romance the best film of the year.
Justin Hurwitz's 'La La Land' Score Frontrunner for Oscars Category
While Johann Johannsson is disqualified for his Arrival score, due to one track being a pre-existing piece by Max Richter, there are a few other notable scores to look out for as we head toward Oscars night.
An Imperfect, but Sincere Love Letter
La La Land is pure, unadulterated, unsubtle nostalgia flick. Taking the tone and pseudo-fantasy elements from musicals of Classical Hollywood, slaps on new technology, and the new Grant/West in Gosling and Stone, Director/writer Damien Chazelle (of Whiplash fame) film that is a well acted technical marvel even if the story doesn't quiet cut it.
'La La Land' Heads Up Critics Choice Awards Nominations
Award season is just about upon us, and nominations are starting to leak out from various institutions. Now, the critics are putting in their votes. The Broadcast Film Critics Association have thrown 12 nominations the way of La La Land.
"La La Land" Review
J.K. Simmons called his "Whiplash" writer/director, Damien Chazelle, "The Boy Wonder", during his Best Supporting Actor Awards Season run two years ago. Just as he did with that intense indie, the now 31-year-old Chazelle showcases his incredible talent for visually captivating storytelling with the dazzling, "La La Land".
Yes, 'La La Land' really is the cutest thing you'll see all year (TIFF Review)
'Whiplash' director Damien Chazelle brings Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone together in this bittersweet, fun and just lovely romance. — Emma Stone plays a young actress down on her luck, never getting a part. While Sebastian, played by Ryan Gosling, wants to be a jazz musician, but merely plays piano in a restaurant where he isn't allowed to play anything he likes.
'La La Land' Set to Open Chicago Film Festival in October
Chicago Film Festival have lined up two impressive acts to open and close celebrations. Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling's La La Land will open the festival, while Amy Adams' sci-fi thriller Arrival will close proceedings on October 27.
Emma Stone and 'La La Land' Director Talk Hope and Romance in the Hollywood Musical Love Letter
Emma Stone took to Venice for the debut of La La Land at the film festival, and during the press conference spoke the titular line. She and director Damien Chazelle greeted reporters following a successful debut of the film at an early press screening.
It is Emma Stone's turn to sing in 'La La Land' colorful tea
First look at Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone musical 'La La Lan
Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone's 'La La Land' to Open Venice Film Festival
La La Land, directed by Damien Chazelle and starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, will open the 73rd Venice Film Festival this year. The throwback to the golden age of Hollywood musicals will make its world premiere on August 31 in competition.
Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone Musical 'La La Land' Pushed to December Release, to Open Against Rogue One
Summit Entertainment has pushed its upcoming musical starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone from July 15 all the way back to December 2 this year. — It will open for a limited release before going wide on the 16th up against Will Smith-starrer Collateral Beauty, as well as Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. That shows plenty of confidence being given to the picture, but it also means fans dying to find out how well these two actors collaborate together will have to wait a good while longer.
Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling Dance in 'La La Land'
Whiplash director Damien Chazele's upcoming movie 'La La Land' is a love story musical set in Los Angeles between a jazz musician (played by Ryan Gosling) and a struggling actress (Emma Stone).
J.K. Simmons Reunites With 'Whiplash' Director in 'La La Land'
Oscar winning actor J.K. Simmons has joined Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling in Whiplash writer/director Damien Chazelle’s new film, La La Land. —