A star is born (2018) Movie Review, cast and plot summary

A Star Is Born is a 2018 American musical romantic drama film. This movie is produced and directed by Bradley Cooper. Cooper wrote the screenplay with Will Fetters and Eric Roth. The movie is a remake of the 1937 film of the same name “A star is born”. The movie stars include Cooper, Lady Gaga, Andrew Dice ClayDave Chappelle, and Sam Elliott.

A star is born movie follows a hard-drinking country musician (Cooper) who discovers and falls in love with a young singer (Gaga). This movie marks the third remake of the original 1937 film, which was adapted into 1954 musical. It was later remade as a 1976 rock musical with Barbra Streisand and Kris Kristofferson.


This movie premiered at the 75th Venice International Film Festival on August 31, 2018. It is scheduled to be released in the United States on October 5, 2018, by Warner Bros. Pictures. A star is born movie received critical acclaim, with praise for Cooper and Gaga’s performances, cinematography, Cooper’s direction, and the music. Click HERE to view hell fest movie cast and plot.

A star is born movie Cast

  • Bradley Cooper: as Jackson Maine, He is an established singer-songwriter. Jackson is Ally’s mentor and love interest.
  • Lady Gaga: as Ally, She is an unknown singer-songwriter.
  • Sam Elliott: as Bobby Maine, He is Jackson’s older brother and manager.
  • Dave Chappelle: as Noodles, He is Jackson’s close friend. he is a retired musician.
  • Andrew Dice Clay: as Lorenzo, He is Ally’s father.
  • Anthony Ramos: as Ramon, Ally’s friend.
  • Michael Harney: as Wolfe, Jackson’s limo driver.
  • Rafi Gavron: as Rez, a music producer, and Ally’s manager.
  • Bonnie Somerville as Sally Cummings
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A star is born movie plot

It follows a Seasoned musician Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) who discovers and falls in love with struggling artist Ally (Gaga). Ally has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer but Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. As Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down. Because Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.


A star is born movie Overview

Directed by Bradley Cooper
Produced by
  • Bradley Cooper
  • Bill Gerber
  • Todd Phillips
  • Lynette Howell Taylor
Screenplay by
  • Eric Roth
  • Bradley Cooper
  • Will Fetters
Based on A Star Is Born
by William A. Wellman
Robert Carson
Dorothy Parker
Alan Campbell
  • Bradley Cooper
  • Lady Gaga
  • Andrew Dice Clay
  • Dave Chappelle
  • Sam Elliott
Cinematography Matthew Libatique
Edited by Jay Cassidy
  • Warner Bros. Pictures
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Joint Effort
  • Gerber Pictures
  • Live Nation Entertainment
Distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • August 31, 2018 (Venice)
  • October 5, 2018 (United States)
Running time
135 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $36 million

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