Never have I seen on film such an effortless blending of music and dialogue...
The film ONCE is a musical but the likes of which I have never seen before. This sad, beautiful film with its haunting and provocative soundtrack is breathtakingly effective.Written and directed by John Carney , ONCE tells the story of a busker...
Filled with great music and strong, naturalistic performances, Once is an absolute delight from beginning to end.
Former bass player turned director John Carney has eschewed the overblown cliches to deliver an unpretentious modern musical about a romance between a broken hearted Dublin busker and a single mother pianist from the Czech Republic.