As the highly anticipated remake of A Star Is Born premieres at the Venice International Film Festival, critics have begun to weigh in on the new movie musical.
The film marks the directorial debut of Oscar and Tony nominee Bradley Cooper, who also stars alongside Lady Gaga. The country-rock soundtrack features several original songs, as well as "Over the Rainbow"—a tune made famous by the star of a previous A Star Is Born.
Read reviews for the new film below.
Playbill will continue to update this list as more reviews come in.
The film, charting the romance of a struggling artist and seasoned musician, will next head to the Toronto International Film Festival before an October 5 theatrical release. The cast also includes Hamilton alum Anthony Ramos, Andrew Dice Clay, and Sam Elliott.