Trailer: Who Knew Bradley Cooper & Lady Gaga Would Be The Ones To Bring A STAR IS BORN To The Screen? - Movies In Focus
Hollywood has been trying to get a new version of A Star Is Born off the ground for decades. Somehow Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga managed to achieve what the likes of Tom Cruise, Clint Eastwood and Beyonce failed to do. Who knew? The buzz on this Bradley Cooper directed music-drama is excellent – and it looks like a hefty bit of adult-driven cinema (no spandex or CGI). Cooper (who also co-wrote the screenplay) appears to be going full-blown Kris Kristofferson and Gaga impresses. Expect this to gain some traction come awards season. The trailer: The synopsis: A Star is Born” stars four-time Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper (“American Sniper,” “American Hustle,” “Silver Linings Playbook”) and multiple award-winning, Oscar-nominated music superstar Lady Gaga, in her first leading role in a major motion picture. Cooper helms the drama, marking his directorial debut. In this new take on the tragic love story, he plays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers—and falls in love with—struggling artist Ally (Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer… until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship [...]