"We watched 'Singin' in the Rain' every day for inspiration, and she was a truly unparalleled talent."
"La La Land," starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, is one of the year's most buzzed-about films.
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The film has all the flair and star power of a 21st-century Golden Globes favorite. A love story between an aspiring actor (Stone) and jazz pianist (Gosling) living in Los Angeles, "La La Land" puts a modern twist on the classic musical dramedies that defined past generations.