Brooklyn: Life and Love in the American Dream

Brooklyn

Image source. Copyright Lionsgate, 2015.

Brooklyn isn’t new. The basic plot elements – an immigrant adjusting to life in a new country, a love triangle, the tension between past and future – are familiar to anyone who reads or watches movies regularly. But what makes Brooklyn stand out is its willingness to tackle all these themes with honesty, optimism, and a refreshing sense of hope. Continue reading