Excerpt: I lived in L.A for a short while and although it appears very glamorous you don’t really see that glamour unless you are that glamour. The movie people live in Brentwood, Malibu and Bel Air behind sunglasses and electric gates and the writers live up in the Hollywood Hills and the rest of the arty...
Excerpt: About the film The Bling Ring is a black comedy/ crime film that was released in 2013. The film is based on actual events where a group on teenagers broke into and robbed celebrity's homes. The Bling Ring is rated 15 and has a run time of 90 minutes.
Conclusion: I am in no way a fan of Sofia Coppola movies but bling ring stands out as a very fresh and stylish idea for a movie and its pulled off very well, the story is really well done and is mostly based on true events, its well paced and keeps you interested throughout, the cast is amazing, all the girls...
More of a 3.5 than a 3 - Coppola's keenly observed work should be a wake-up call for us all
11 July 2013
Excerpt: Teenage girls in trouble, obsession with celebrity, electric soundtrack, keen youthful energy - all of this screams Sofia Coppola who is back at the big screen tackling similar themes as she has done so in the past.