The Greatest Showman
When someone declares that he hates musicals it is quite probable that he thinks about such shallow and theatrical pieces as 'The Greatest Showman'. Unfortunately, despite of starring Hugh Jackman in the leading role, this film can't surpass the level of an idle, pompous spectacle show. .
The film wanted to give us an insight into the life of P.T. Barnum who became world-wide known with his spectacular freak show. But those who want to get a real biopic will be disappointed because the whole story wears a Hollywood costume and the makers didn't really care for telling a true story, it seems that they just wanted to create a colorful musical full of modern pop hits. Well the tunes are surely catchy but you can't really tell them apart from all the current pop songs you hear on the radio and the choreography is quite forgettable if we don't count one trapeze scene with the Efron - Zendaya duo. The film rattles on swiftly like a train but it doesn't leave any poignant memories in the viewers.
28 December 2017
Hungarian title: A legnagyobb showman
American musical, 105 min, 2017
The story of P.T Barnum, who basically invented the show business by creating a worldwide sensation
Directed by:

Michael Gracey

Distributor: Fórum Hungary
Premiere: 28 December 2017


Film premieres

Tomb Raider

American, adventure, 118 min., 2018

Finding Your Feet

British, tragicomedy, 111 min., 2017

The Death of Stalin

British-French, comedy, 106 min., 2017


American-Australian, horror, 99 min., 2018

Peter Rabbit

American-British-Australian, animation, 95 min., 2018

Madame Hyde

Belgian-French, drama, 95 min., 2017

Jusqu'a la garde

French, drama, 93 min., 2017

The 15:17 to Paris

American, historical drama, 94 min., 2018
This week...
Budapest, 28 February 2018 - 20 April 2018
Budapest, Király utca 26. (volt VAM Design Center területe), 15 February 2018 - 01 July 2018
Copyright © 2018 Minnetonka Lapkiadó Kft.