PURPLE RAIN (1984) – Review by Pauline Kael

2018-07-10T15:55:28+01:00July 10th, 2018|Categories: CINEMA|Tags: , , , , |

As a movie, Purple Rain is a mawkish fictionalized bio [...] It’s pretty terrible; the narrative hook is: will the damaged boy learn to love? There are no real scenes—just flashy, fractured rock-video moments.