The sapphires movie review - reviewed by kidzworld on apr 04, 2013 ( rating: ) the sapphires, the true-life story of an all-girl aboriginal soul group in 1960s australia is guaranteed to win your heart, and is already winning praise from. Even when it seems contrived the sapphires is a feel-good movie in the most positive meaning of that term, thanks to the motown music and o'dowd's cheeky charm. The sapphires movie review summary actors: chris o'dowd, deborah mailman, jessica mauboy detailed plot synopsis reviews of the sapphires. Sapphire las vegas is a 70,000 square foot gentlemen's club with complimentary pickup from any location on the las vegas strip we've been voted best gentlemen's club 6 years in a row by the las vegas review journal. The sapphires received positive reviews from cannes, dubbed as the australian version of dreamgirls (2006), another film based on a play about a '60s girl group rotten tomatoes gives the film a score of 91% based on reviews from 131 critics their average rating was calculated as 69/10.
In my view the sapphires is a well acted movie the actors aren't famous at all but they've done their job very well only the special effects were not that good. The sapphires movie reviews & metacritic score: in 1968, four young, talented australian aboriginal girls learn about love, friendship and war when their all. 'the sapphires' film info: with chris o’dowd an australian girl group entertains soldiers in vietnam in 1968 director: wayne blair (1:43) pg: language, sexuality lincoln square, sunshine the sweetness of. Movie reviews for the sapphires mrqe metric: see what the critics had to say and watch the trailer. Interesting true story has good music, not enough soul read common sense media's the sapphires review, age rating, and parents guide.
Movie review: it is all too easy for a homegrown, unashamedly feelgood affair like the sapphires to be damned with faint praise. Sixties girl groups are the unsung heroes of the american civil rights movement using perfect pop as a vehicle, they smuggled black faces and voices into. Inspired by a true story, the sapphires follows four vivacious, young and talented australian aboriginal girls from a remote mission as they learn about love, friendship and war when their all girl group the sapphires entertains the us troops in vietnam in 1968.
A review on the sapphires - madeline george in 1968, four smart, gutsy young australian aboriginal women become unlikely stars by singing for the us troops in vietnam. Wayne blair's the sapphires is a likable, uneven feelgood movie, based on real life: all about a winsome foursome with a lot of soul our heroines are a singing group of aboriginal women in 1960s australia, who begin their musical lives belting out country'n'western in tatty bars to the disdain of. The sapphires: a lively feel-good movie about a dark australian time a lively feel-good movie about a dark australian time tiff movie review: the sapphires.
Movie the sapphires boozy talent scout dave (o'dowd) stumbles upon a talented by callow girl group in outback australia soon he has them drilled and on a plane to entertain the boys in vietnam. The sapphires: watch an exclusive clip from the chris o'dowd comedy video (2min 50sec), wayne blair's 1968-set musical comedy.
Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for the best of the sapphires - the sapphires on allmusic - 1995 - exactly what the title says it is, containing all&hellip. Read what all the top critics had to say about the sapphires at metacriticcom. Read the sapphires film review at sky movies, featuring all the latest pictures, interviews, trailers and more from the movie. Australia loves a song and dance number, from the neo-renaissance of priscilla queen of the desert through to bran nue daewayne blair’s the sapphires has already enjoyed international success at cannes, garnering the requisite standing ovations and weinstein company attention that most films only dream of, mirroring the protagonists own rise.
The film is unconcerned with historical complexity, just the seamless flow of hollywood-style storytelling that lazily connects one musical number to the next. Set in the heady days of 1968, four young, talented singers from a remote aboriginal mission, are discovered by an unlikely talent scout plucked from obscurity and branded as australia’s answer to the supremes, the sapphires grasp the chance of a lifetime when they’re offered their first real. The sapphires (pg) verdict: feel-good frolic rating: based on a true story, the sapphires is curiously reminiscent of an old one, and will strike a pleasurable chord with anyone who enjoyed the commitments like alan parker’s 1991 hit, it tells the tale of enthusiastic amateurs learning to love soul music. There's absolutely nothing surprising about the sapphires, the feel-good australian musical comedy-drama about four singing aboriginal soul sisters who entertain us troops in 1968 vietnam, but don't let that stop you.