A Star Is Born (2018)
Cinema at Draiocht
In this new take on the iconic love story, Bradley Cooper, makes his directorial debut, and also stars alongside, music superstar Lady Gaga in her first leading role in a major motion picture. Cooper portrays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers and falls in love with struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to become a successful singer, until she meets Jack, who immediately sees her natural talent and coaxes her reluctantly into the spotlight.
Theirs is a complex journey through the beauty and the heartbreak of a relationship, struggling to survive the pressures of fame, addiction and internal demons. With standout performances from both stars and an already iconic soundtrack, this is simply not to be missed on the big screen!
CERT: 15A Language: English Dur: 136 mins
In Association with Access Cinema
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"… outrageously watchable ..." Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian
"A Star is Born offers evidence that there is still a corner of the entertainment industry that belongs to cinema alone … it is made for a big screen, big sound and the comforting sorrow of the communal sob." Donald Clarke, The Irish Times