Vox Lux

January 10, 2018

Director: Brady Corbet; Starring: Natalie Portman, Jude Law, Willem Dafoe; Genre: Drama, Music; Age: 14+; Time: 114 minutes

Vox Lux begins in 1999 when teenage Celeste survives a violent tragedy. After singing at a memorial service, Celeste transforms into a burgeoning pop star with the help of her songwriter sister and talent manager. By 2017, adult Celeste is mounting a comeback after a scandalous incident almost derailed her career and must overcome her personal and familial struggles to navigate motherhood, madness and monolithic fame.