A surefire Oscars contender.A surefire Oscars contender.IMAGE: SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT
BY RACHEL THOMPSON
4 DAYS AGO
There are barely any individuals we’d endow to do equity to Louisa May Alcott’s adored novel, Little Women. Truth be told, Greta Gerwig is most likely the main individual I’d trust with a story that implies such a great amount to such a large number of individuals.
The film has a top pick cast including a significant number of our top choices: Saoirse Ronan, Laura Dern, Meryl Streep, Timothée Chalamet, Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, and Eliza Scanlen. In any case, does it do equity to the exemplary story? A reverberating yes has all the earmarks of being pundits’ underlying reaction to that question.
The primary responses to the press screening are in and, people, it would seem that we’ll before long have another most loved motion picture. Those of us who are diehard fanatics of the book and the 1994 film, consider your feelings of dread relieved.
LA Times columnist Amy Kaufman composed that Lady Bird executive Gerwig’s understanding of the story “caused me to associate [with] Jo in a manner I never had.”