2016 Year in Review.
HIGHEST RATED FILM: Moonlight, directed by Barry Jenkins.
- Directed by Barry... who? Okay, I'll watch anyway. I'll read some synopsis.
"Chiron walks a journey of self-knowledge while he tries to escape the easy path of crime and drugmaking in Miami. Finding love in surprising places, he has dreams of a wonderful future."
- Hm, crime and drugs... I think it's a violent movie. Ok. Let's watch.
*15 minutes later...
- WTF?! What delicacy is that...?…
Get feeling-goods elements from The School of Rock, the coming-of-age of Almost Famous, the daring of Dazed and Confused and mixed with the emotional signature of John Carney: And yeah, we got the great Sing Street!
After changing schools for financial reasons, Conor (Ferdia Walsh-Peelo) meets Raphina (Lucy Boynton) for who he falls in love and begins a band to conquer her.
This is a common premise of the genre and may even sound cliché. But it's a…