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Wild Rose: A Cinderella Story About Learning to Grow Up

There is much on the rhinestone-encrusted surface of director Tom Harper’s British indie Wild Rose which plays according to recent cinematic trends. A talented, but bawdy young Scottish singer stuck in place tries like hell to get the rest of the world to recognize her obvious star potential, leading us to root for her to finally make it. 848 more words

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Wild Rose (2018)

Wild Rose (2018)

Recently released after a 12 month hitch in prison, young, working-class Scottish woman Rose-Lynn Harlan (Jessie Buckley) harbors dreams of hitting Nashville and making it as a country singer, but must balance them against her responsibilities towards her two under-10 children, and contend with the enormous hurdles in front of her presented by her class and her country. 708 more words

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In Review: Wild Rose

Uplifting character studies centered around big musical dreams and humble beginnings are commonplace enough to have their own predictable cliches: crises of confidence, magical circumstances that leapfrog the protagonist into opportunity, loved ones who doubt. 463 more words

Wild Rose Movie Review

We all have dreams. But often times, dreams clash with the real world, especially when our responsibilities come knocking.

In the new movie, Wild Rose… 246 more words


'Wild Rose' Movie Review

What a surprise hit movie! It’s drama filled and heartwarming. A mom who made bad decisions as a youth put her on a path of a hard life and two babies to tow along with all the drama. 89 more words

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Wild Rose

There are dozens of movies about aspiring singers and bands that are worthy for you to see. Some are set in a different time, many in a different place but most of them that work, have a heart. 689 more words