Winter, January, rain, snow, wind, cold weather – really not that season for outdoor activities. But staying at home all day? Boooring! So, it’s time to go to cinema. Therefore, I’m going to present four films which are definitely worth seeing.
La La Land (Damien Chazelle) – Starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling
Un ambitious jazz musician, Sebastian, and an aspiring actress, Mia, fall in love together. But the rising success and the dreams they were working for threaten their love affair. Decisions, decisions, decisions…
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (Ang Lee) – Starring Kristen Stewart, Vin Diesel, Joe Alwyn, Steve Martin and Garrett Hedlund
The 19-year-old U.S. soldier Billy Lynn and and his company survive a battle in Iraq. As filmed by cameras, they are treated like heroes and used for an promotional tour. Highlight will be the show during the halftime of a football game. But the return to war lies ahead…
Lion (Garth Davis) – Starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Sunny Pawar, David Wenham, Rooney Mara
This film is based on a true story. The five-year-old Indian Saroo gets lost in Calcutta. Being far away from home, he never got back. After having managed hard challenges, an Australian couple adopts him. 25 years later, he tries to find with Google Earth his biological parents.
Live By Night (Ben Affleck) – Starring Ben Affleck, Sienna Miller, Zoe Saldana, Elle Fanning, Chris Cooper and Brendan Gleeson
During the time of Prohibition, Joe Coughlin becomes a bootlegger in Florida, having to deal with gangsters, Klansmen, and religious evangelicals. A deep insight into the criminal underworld.