Frida

Dan Movie Reviews

Saw Frida tonight. The story about the famous Mexican artist Frida Kahlo (played by Salma Hayek) was directed by Broadway favorite Julie Taymor. Taymor of course is known for her amazing work on “The Lion King on Broadway“, and a film I thought was amazing to look at visually, but utterly wretched, Titus. Suffice it to say, I was not going into this film with high hopes. I also didn’t know anything about Frida Kahlo, aside from a few paintings, …