Mommy's Little Star

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  • TV-14
  • 2022
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 4.5  (187)

As the lights dim down, the opening credits start to roll - a soft lullaby fills the room, setting the tone for the emotional rollercoaster that's about to begin. Meet Thea, played by Rebecca Amzallag, a hard-working and determined mother whose life revolves around her little girl, Ellie, played by Maja Vujicic. The mother-daughter duo has a strong bond, one that's unbreakable and pure. Despite the hardships that come their way, they make the best of what they have and always look out for each other.

The story unfolds in a fast-paced, gripping plot as Thea discovers Ellie's exceptional musical talents. Ellie's angelic voice captures the attention of everyone around her, including renowned music producer, Richard, played by Roderick McNeil. He promises to help Ellie make it big in the music industry, bringing fame and fortune that Thea only ever dreamt of.

However, as Ellie's star starts to rise, Thea begins to lose grip on their lives. As Richard takes over more and more of Ellie's life, Thea realizes the price of fame may be too high to pay. The movie takes a closer look at the dark, sinister side of the music industry and how it can trap and destroy the innocent and vulnerable.

Throughout the film, Thea strives to protect her daughter from the suffocating pressure of the music industry, whilst keeping her grounded and true to herself. Thea's struggles to keep up with the brink of her daughter's star power paints the picture of a mother who would do anything to protect her child.

But what happens when the ones we trust the most turn out to be the villains? As secrets from the past begin to unravel, the plot takes a series of twists and turns that leave the audience on the edge of their seats, rooting for Thea and Ellie to come out alive.

The film expertly balances elements of heartbreak, excitement, and drama, offering a thought-provoking take on the ethics of the music industry and the pressure it can put on young performers and those who love them.

The performances of the actors are commendable. Rebecca Amzallag captures the essence of a distraught mother who would tear down mountains for her daughter. Maja Vujicic brings to life the character of Ellie, an innocent yet talented daughter who is caught in the middle of her mother's love and the temptations of the music industry. The movie's standout performance is Roderick McNeil, who brings a new level of sophistication to the role of the cunning and manipulative Richard.

Mommy's Little Star's cinematography is breathtaking, using a mix of wide-angle and close-up shots to capture the film's emo-tional intensity. The film's score is perfect, with the music blending in perfectly with the film's narrative.

In conclusion, Mommy's Little Star is a must-watch for everyone. The movie is a mix between a suspense-thriller and a drama, playing with the viewer's emotions during the show. Parents, especially, can relate to Thea's dilemma as a protective mother who wants to keep her daughter grounded, despite the prospect of fame and fortune. The movie sheds light on the perils of fame, and how one wrong move can forever change someone's life - be it for better or for worse. Mommy's Little Star is not just a movie, it's a message, asking us to look beyond the glitz and glamour and focus on the things that truly matter.

Mommy's Little Star is a 2022 tv movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.5.

Mommy's Little Star
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    1 hr 30 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    4.5  (187)