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The title tells you everything you need to know. La La Land isn’t a film for the haters. It wasn’t made for the swines, the sulkers, the grumps or the grouches. No, La La Land is for the lovers; the fools, the fantasists, the sweethearts and sentimentalists. It’s a heart-racing, hip-swinging triumph; a tale of contemporary LA love that’s played to the beat of a Golden Age musical by writer/director Damien Chazelle, and set in a world of saturated supercolour – a film for those who dare to dream.

Mia and Sebastian (Emma Stone & Ryan Gosling) are two such dreamers. She’s a bar