03 Nov '11, 12am

FILM REVIEW | 'This Must Be The Place' (opens today): A curious and imaginative film starring Sean Penn

FILM REVIEW | 'This Must Be The Place' (opens today): A curious and imaginative film starring Sean Penn

With ‘This Must Be The Place’, Paolo Sorrentino joins the gang of European auteurs, from Michelangelo Antonioni to Wim Wenders, who have followed success at home with a road trip to America. For the 40-year-old Italian director, it’s a bumpy ride of stalls and diversions. He begins with a promising deadpan comic portrait of Cheyenne (Sean Penn), an American rocker in exile in Ireland, but images and ideas increasingly part company when the film travels to America and falls in thrall to hackneyed cinematic visions of the country and a perspective on the legacy of the Holocaust that feels awkward. ‘This Must Be The Place’ is wry and sometimes affecting, but it has a sluggish momentum compared to the Fellini-esque, cutting musical carnival of Sorrentino’s terrific last film, ‘Il Divo’. Cheyenne hasn’t touched a guitar in years and hides behind a bush of black hair and a mask ...

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