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William Wyler United States, 1968

Kelvin Thompson's rating of the film Funny Girl

2-3. Barbra Streisand really does deliver a fun, vivacious performance in her role as Fanny Brice. And the film has dynamic cinematography, as well as some neat postmodern flourishes (using music to stitch elliptical editing together is a great idea). But it's really hard to talk about just how little conflict is happening in this movie, as well as the issues with the central love story.