First of all, I enjoyed Damien Chazelle’s “Babylon.” It’s a wildly entertaining look at Hollywood’s early days. The cast is fantastic and I specifically enjoyed Li Jun Li’s portrayal of Lady Fay Zhu, a thinly-veiled character based on Anna May Wong.
PALM SPRINGS, Ca. The stars and director of “La La Land” are expected to be on hand to receive the Vanguard Award during the Palm Springs International Film Festival, organizers announced. Director/writer Damien Chazelle’s “La La Land,” set for release next month, tells the tale of a romance between an aspiring actress (Emma Stone) and a dedicated jazz musician (Ryan […]