Movie Spotlight: The Age of Adeline – The Actors Shine but the Script Needs a Facelift

By Film Critic Leslie Combemale aka Cinema Siren

It’s Spring!  And of course that means Spring Fever, and thoughts of romance.  Hollywood is ready for you, as usual…the tagline for this week’s new release The Age of Adaline is “Love is Timeless”. Well, so is character development and plausibility.  After all, this isn’t The Age of Ultron.   Does the fact that the stars are so painfully pretty make up for it all?  Cinema Siren weighs in with her spoiler-free review:



To read a written transcript of the review, go to Cinema Siren.  (hotlink:
About Cinema Siren: Leslie Combemale, aka Cinema Siren, is “guiding film lovers through a sea of celluloid” with the reviews and filmmaker interviews on her YouTube channel, and on her film review site, with her on-point perception and pithy observations.  While not in a dark theater, she’s the owner of ArtInsights Animation and Film Art Gallery in Reston, Virginia, where you can find film art by the film makers from Hollywood and beyond.

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