Hail, Caesar!

December 11, 2016 - Comment

Four-time Oscar-winning filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen (No Country for Old Men,Fargo) write and direct Hail, Caesar!, an all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood’s Golden Age. Starring Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Alden Ehrenreich, Ralph Fiennes, Jonah Hill, Scarlett Johansson, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton, and Channing Tatum, Hail, Caesar! follows a single day

Four-time Oscar-winning filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen (No Country for Old Men,Fargo) write and direct Hail, Caesar!, an all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood’s Golden Age. Starring Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Alden Ehrenreich, Ralph Fiennes, Jonah Hill, Scarlett Johansson, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton, and Channing Tatum, Hail, Caesar! follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix.

Product Features

  • Artist: BROLIN,JOSH
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Product Type: DVD
  • Rating: PG13
  • Release Date: 4-OCT-2016

Comments

John A. Lind says:

Expertly Lampoons and Skewers Hollywood’s Golden Age Studio System Not a normal comedy, not at least how many in North America would define comedy. It’s a spoof, a lampoon of Hollywood’s Golden Age. This was the era in which the large studios controlled everything. They had the producers, directors and actors all under contract, and they also owned nearly all the theaters in large chains. This iron grip on the industry started to be broken in 1948 with the landmark SCOTUS anti-trust decision that forced the studios to divest themselves of their theater chain…

Aztex says:

Watch it but don’t expect too much. it’s just mild fun… Far from the Cohens best and towards the bottom of their catalog…BUT…. still better than most films!But still it falls well short of the mark. I could see what they were getting at but it just never gels. More a quirky character study than a coherent film.Perhaps we expect more from the Coens and this makes it seem worse…or maybe better…I don’t know, I just kinda think like them and can get into the flow of their films.All that said this is just a…

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