30 Favorite Films of 2016 (30 movies items)
"I still may have some issues La La Land, and it could easily be labelled overrated at this point, but I can't deny what a dynamic, born-filmmaker, Damien Chazelle is proving to be. Whiplash was a great film, and there are moments here that even best that film. Do I wish it had some more musical numbers? Perhaps. But even with it's faults it is totally redeemed by a bittersweet, wonderfully cinematic, final act. It may not be one of the greatest films of the year, but Damien Chazelle shows what a"