Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Sorrentino and his smiling SilvioIn his 2018 "Loro" ("Them"), Paolo Sorrentino has a lot of fun with animals, and not just the human ones.While contributing nothing to the immediate plot of "Loro 1," the vignette is one of several that seem to encapsulate the "point" of Sorrentino's entertainment.It's no secret that "Loro" is Sorrentino's biopic of Silvio Berlusconi. Not biting, Rocco tells Sergio to play fair.Sergio's boss wins the catering contract.Sorrentino introduces Tamara in a rapid-fire montage as she microwaves some pastries for her two boys' supper.The first film of Sorrentino's biopic falls into two halves that -- in terms of location, pacing, cast numbers and the like -- are nearly self-enclosed."Loro 1" isn't top-drawer Sorrentino.
Goliath’s head in an olive basket
Further echoes of Baalbeck in Beirut
Unpacking ideology in Syria, Lebanon
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE