Zola Reviews

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January 28, 2020
Turns out Twitter might really have been the ideal platform for this anecdote.
January 27, 2020
Zola is like that one A24 movie combined with that other A24 movie
January 26, 2020
the film is all about escalation. There is nary a subtle moment in Bravo's overtly stylish frames. Bravo is a talented filmmaker and one can imagine that with a better screenplay, she will eventually give us a special film.
January 25, 2020
But as funny and ferocious as much of "Zola" is, it's let down by an increasingly haphazard script that doesn't know how to either sustain its humor or negotiate its turn into darker territory - and so, disappointingly, it waffles.
January 25, 2020
While the film has flashes of originality and vision, it's ultimately unsatisfying-more style than substance.
January 25, 2020
Sure, it's fun to see a movie skewer the vapid soullessness of social media and the unregulated economy of male desire, but "Zola" ultimately rings hollow.