‘First Man’ Review: Damien Chazelle & Ryan Gosling Land Another Triumph

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Damien Chazelle proves himself to be one of the more versatile directors around, following Oscar-nominated hits like Whiplash and La La Land by tackling a completely different genre — outer space — and succeeding admirably in bringing the story of Apollo 11’s first man on the moon, Neil Armstrong, to life in the appropriately titled First Man. As I say in my video review above, this area is not new to Hollywood and has been favorably filmed with such Best Picture nominees…