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"Sing Street" (2016)

I haven't posted anything in quite a while so I figured this was as good a film as any to make a comeback to this blog with! 

Rating: PG-13 Genre: Art House & International, Drama, Musical & Performing Arts Directed By: John Carney Written By: John Carney In Theatres: Apr 15, 2016 Runtime: 106 minutes Studio: Likely Story

Summary:  Irish film set in 1985 Dublin, and directed by John Carney. Connor (Ferdia Walsh-Peelo), as a means of impressing a girl (Lucy Boynton), decides to start a band – as you do. With the help of classmate Eamon, (Mark McKenna) and his older brother (Jack Reynor), he manages to do just that. The question is, will he win over the girl?

Review:  I watched Sing Street for the first time a few months ago – and it’s become one of my favourite movies in such a short space of time.

My favourite aspect of the movie is the music. I love 80s music and I love 80s movies so I was on board with this from the get-go. The Cure, Duran Duran, Daryl Hall & John Oates, amon…