JOY Warning: this film will move you emotionally unless you left your feelings at home. * Spoiler Alert *
Directed by David O Russell Starring: Jennifer Lawrence. Robert De Niro. Bradley Cooper. Edgar Ramirez. You said to me that David O Selznick married Jennifer Jones, an All-American girl from Oklahoma, because in America all races and all classes can meet and make whatever opportunities they can; and that is what you feel: you reach into peoplesâ€™ homes with what you sell. You said that. â€“ Joy Joy Mangano (Jennifer Lawrence) and her ItalianAmerican family across four generations centres on the girl who becomes the woman who founds a business dynasty by inventing the Miracle Mop and becomes a matriarch in her own right. Betrayal, treachery, the loss of innocence and the scars of love, pave the way in this intensely emotional and human comedy/drama about becoming a true boss of family and enterprise facing a world of heartless and unforgiving commerce. Allies become adversaries and adversaries become allies, both inside and outside the family, as Joyâ€™s inner life and vibrant imagination carry her through the hurricane she staggers against. www.moviesbymills.com
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