Excerpt: Director Tom Harper catches lightning in a bottle with his decision to cast Buckley, who appeared in his 2016 BBC production of ‘War & Peace,’ the young Irish actress running up and down emotional scales while crooning country classics.
Excerpt: “Wild Rose” is a catchy story you can’t leave, despite the problematic accent for American viewers. The first half of the film could be helped with subtitles, but the story and acting are so strong that the challenge is worth it.
Excerpt: Her character is not very responsible, but her selfishness and carelessness are mitigated by her charm and her passion. Buckley’s performance is captivating and gives the movie a strong claim on your time and your good wishes.