Based on the true story of a patron of the early 20th century New York music scene, this movie is nothing special cinematically, but still enjoyable if you were, like I was, totally unfamiliar with the outrageous story. 183 more words
With Simon Helberg, Hugh Grant, Meryl Streep.
Florence Foster Jenkins is based on a true story of a woman with no talent for singing who books Carnegie Hall to perform for mainly soldiers during World War II. 418 more words
Hugh Grant was recently nominated for a Golden Globe and SAG Award for his role as St. Clair Bayfield, devoted partner and protector of Meryl Streep’s title character in 186 more words
It’s got layers. So this is a biographical story about the best worst singer in the world, Florence Foster Jenkins (Meryl Streep). She has the willpower, support, and financial backing to make herself into an opera star, despite her inability to actually sing. 538 more words