I couldn't finish it. Laura Dreyfuss is a ray of sunshine who deserves to star in movies that are so much better than this.
I'm sort of amazed at how disappointed I was by this. I'm not sure I liked a single thing about it; even the pretty colors got annoying after a while.
I love musicals. I hate dull, meandering musicals where the singing feels unearned. Bob Fosse famously once said that "The time to sing is when your emotional level is too high to just speak anymore." Even though these characters were sad, I guess, they seemed to stay at the exact…