Begin Again Movie Review.docx

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D’Alessio 1 Brian D’Alessio Mr. Dietz English 101 October 3rd, 2017 Begin Again Movie Review A movie completely driven by music. That is the best way to put the film Begin Again , directed by John Carney. This brilliant 1hr 44 min comedy romance will have you on a roller coaster of laughter as well as heartbreak. Prior to the film, John Carney was known for his low budget movies such as the well-known 2014 film Once. John decided to step out of his comfort zone and acquire some big name actors. The stars in this 2014 film include Mark Ruffalo (Dan) and Keira Knightley (Greta). Some of the secondary characters include Hailee Steinfeld (Violet), James Corden (Steve), Adam Levine (Dave), and CeeLo Green (Trouble Gum). I really enjoyed this film, in this review I will provide a brief summary, my overall opinion of the plot, and my take on the acting. The film starts off with Dan (Ruffalo), a recently fired record label company executive, drunk at a bar listening to one of the performances on stage. The performance that catches his ear is one by a young english woman named Greta (Knightley). Dan goes up to her after her
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