• One of the many 'Singin' n the Rain' references within 'La La Land'. (Vimeo)Source: Vimeo
From 'An American in Paris' to 'West Side Story' - they're all in there.
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1 Feb 2017 - 1:54 PM  UPDATED 1 Feb 2017 - 1:54 PM

There’s a reason why multiple-Oscar nominee La La Land feels familiar - it’s chock full of references to classic Hollywood musicals. Eagle-eyed editor Sara Preciado has cut together a split-screen primer of all of the direct nods to other movies, within Damien Chazelle's Hollywood hit. From Boogie Nights to Singin' in the Rain, you'll find them all in the video below. 


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