The Last Movie Star
An aging former movie star is forced to face the reality that his glory days are behind him. On its surface, the film is a tale about faded fame. At its core, it's a universal story about growing old.
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March 27, 2018 When you've got "it", you've probably got it forever... [E]very once in a while, you might get offered something that will remind everyone that you still got it.Read in Source
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March 29, 2018 Rifkin very deeply understands fanboy culture, and there's a moral spine to this Burt Reynolds fanboy's movie.Read in Source
March 28, 2018 Those who remember marathoning Reynolds' movies on Sunday afternoons will probably still develop a rather large lump in their throats, as we bid adieu to one of the finest presences to ever grace the silver screen.Read in Source
March 30, 2018 In a threadbare movie that doesn't deserve him, Burt Reynolds-playing a fictional version of himself- reminds us what a great actor he can be.Read in Source
New York Times
March 29, 2018 The director Adam Rifkin wrote this showcase for Mr. Reynolds, who, like Vic, was a college football player. "The Last Movie Star" effectively allows the ever-assured actor to score a touchdown on an empty field.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
March 29, 2018 Thanks to its star's all-in commitment, the overtly maudlin film works better than it should ...Read in Source
March 29, 2018 The reason to see The Last Movie Star is its performances from both Burt Reynolds and Ariel Winter. It's a sweet, solid film and a suitable bookend to Reynolds' career as a leading actor.Read in Source
March 30, 2018 As a commentary on Reynolds' career trajectory, The Last Movie Star is hit-or-miss. What is undeniable, though, is the space Rifkin has created where Reynolds can do what Reynolds does best.Read in Source
New York Magazine/Vulture
April 02, 2018 The Last Movie Star strikes a note of banality in its first sequence from which it rarely deviates.Read in Source
March 29, 2018 Another example of Reynolds accepting the wrong invitation and winding up in a role unworthy of his stature.Read in Source
Film Journal International
March 29, 2018 A gently heartbreaking reflection on bad decisions, lost love and late-life revelations.Read in Source
March 30, 2018 ... heartfelt and occasionally amusing, but stumbles through clichés about big-screen heroes and generation gaps that never signal anything more profound.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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