Maps to the Stars (2014)

I wish this map would lead me away from this film. I really didn’t enjoy Maps to the Stars. Maybe I just don’t like David Cronenberg. I hated his last film and this one was at least palatable but it had a stupid ending and the subject matter of the movie was too easy of a target: Hollywood. Yes, everyone in Hollywood does drugs and fights and blah blah blah. Julianne Moore has good performance, it was nice to see Carrie Fisher in a movie again, Robert Pattinson is as awful as usual (just sporting shorter hair), Mia Wasikowska was good but why does she keep doing these roles where her face is burnt off or she has a giant birthmark on her face… you have a very very pretty face Mia! Stop ruining it! I loved the few short scenes with Sarah Gadon, who is becoming a rising star in my opinion. John Cusack has his moments but it felt like he had too much guy-liner around his eyes, it was distracting. The movie has some moments but not enough to call it a good movie, I’d rather wander around Hollywood lost with a star map in my hands than watch this again.

62/100

ReelReelReelHalf Reel

For more information on this film,
visit the imdb.com page:
Maps to the Stars (2014)

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s