The bling ring is a 2013 internationally co-produced satirical crime film written, directed and produced by sofia coppola it features an ensemble cast, led by katie chang, israel broussard, emma watson, taissa farmiga and claire julien. The bling ring: emma watson and sofia coppola - video interview the cast and director of the real-life story of a gang of la teens who robbed celebrity homes tell henry barnes how reality tv is warping the definition of celebrity. The bling ring represents the final work of harris savides, arguably the greatest american cinematographer of the past 15 years (savides died of brain cancer while the film was in post-production the bling ring is dedicated to him.
It is beautifully crafted and unique in style, with riveting direction (sofia coppola's lost in translation), and the bling ring is first rate, enjoyable and absorbing movie that is thought provoking, clever and fascinating, with good performances and great plot that should be given a shot it is beautifully crafted and unique in style, with riveting direction (sofia coppola's lost in translation), and a charming photography. The bling ring (15) verdict: won't steal your heart rating: the main reason to see the bling ring is emma watson she proves once again that she’s much more than a pretty face. The bling ring, therefore, must be a classily self-reflexive inside take on a vanity fair exposé it is not rather, this is an inside job: a tinseltown stitch-up that exonerates all involved by understanding the plight of the crimes in terms of simple celeb worship.
Unlike, with which the film will inevitably be compared (alongside schrader’s the canyons), the bling ring goes about its business quietly but with a tremendous purity of focus the film casts such a lovely spell that its full force may hit only after the lights come up. The bling ring is a 2013 internationally co-produced satirical crime film written, directed and produced by sofia coppola it features an ensemble cast , led by katie chang , israel broussard , emma watson , taissa farmiga and claire julien. In movie reviews the bling ring successfully captures the culture of celebrity obsession and impersonation that fueled these teens into criminal activity - while also delivering a competent and entertaining summary. The bling ring runs 95 minutes and is rated r for teen drug and alcohol use, and for language including some brief sexual references now playing in theaters let us know what you thought of the film in the comment section below follow me on twitter @benkendrick for future reviews, as well as movie, tv, and gaming news.
The bling ring is intentionally scattered, as if the film itself had a serious case of add the attention span of the edit is about as long as the attention span of our narrators at times when the narrative shifts focus from one character to another the edit changes with them. Unlike coppola's other films, the bling ring is one that needs her to take a stance and not be a passive observer tell us these kids are reprehensible tell us these kids are reprehensible tell us they're just a product of a screwed up tabloid culture that values effortless fame over earned success. Lowly theme park mechanic sam dreams about his childhood sweetheart sue with the misguided belief that only a bling ring can win the girl of his dreams, sam plans the most perfect night to propose to his one true love but when supervillain oscar shows up with an evil scheme involving a ring of his own, sam's plans are thrown into utter disarray. The bling ring is a stunningly shot, visually entertaining film that strives to make a statement about materialism and young teens' fame obsessions unfortunately, sofia coppola fails to translate her vision into a substantiated plot that develops a story and protagonists neither of which, are worth caring about.
The bling ring was an interesting story, but could have had a little more suspense the movie did have some laughs to it through the use of irony emma watson did a great job at playing a silly teenage girl, showing her versatility as an actor. Sofia coppola's the bling ring, first shown in cannes earlier this year, is the cool, blank, interestingly unironised movie account of a strange true story in 2009, a bunch of spoilt and negligently parented teens with a celebrity obsession figured out a way to burgle the la homes of rich and famous people like paris hilton, almost as a kind of aspirational fan tribute.
The bling ring is first rate, enjoyable and absorbing movie that is thought provoking, clever and fascinating, with good performances and great plot that should be given a shot.