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Ricki and the Flash

Like her previous screenplay for Jason Reitman’s Young Adult (2011), Diablo Cody’s Ricki and the Flash (2015) showcases a brilliant lead role for a damaged woman struggling to come to terms with the failings of her past. 524 more words


The Passion is Misplaced in Ricki and the Flash, A Review

By Ed Sum (The Vintage Tempest)

This year is seeing an interesting pairing of two aging musicians trying to come to terms with the families they left behind. 544 more words


Mother/Daughter movies are cute

So Meryl Streep’s daughter looks JUST like her and it’s scary.

Ricki Randazzo (Meryl Streep <3333) is an almost broke rock star/grocery store cashier living in LA. 259 more words


Ricki and the Flash

This will be brief because there is not much to say about the film. It is not particularly deep, the story goes exactly where you expect it to, and there was not anything outstanding in the way the film is put together. 548 more words

Ricki and the Flash: Trailer

Three-time Academy Award® winner Meryl Streep goes electric and takes on a whole new gig – a hard-rocking singer/guitarist – for Oscar®-winning director Jonathan Demme and Academy Award®-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody in the uplifting comedy Ricki and the Flash.  92 more words


Tig Notaro Has Something to Get Off Her Chest

“Nice turtle,” Tig Notaro says when I meet her at an HBO boardroom along with my small Chinatown red-eared slider in its sad lunchbox-size aquarium. “Are we having him for lunch? 747 more words