REVIEW: Jersey Boys

Photo: Warner Bros.

Photo: Warner Bros.

Jersey Boys follows in the traditions of two recently popular types of movies: musical biographies (Ray, Beyond the Sea, Walk the Line) and jukebox musicals (Across the Universe, Mamma Mia!, Rock of Ages). While it struggles to come to life as the behind-the-scenes story of the rise and fall and rise of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, it dazzles the screen whenever it breaks into one of the band’s dozens of hits. Continue reading

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