Social media is buzzing with the first reactions to Greta Gerwig’s latest film, a captivating adaptation based on the iconic Mattel doll Barbie. While formal reviews from critics will be released closer to its July 21 premiere, this movie has already become the talk of the town this summer.
With its share of meme-able moments and a cleverly executed marketing campaign, it’s no wonder audiences are eagerly anticipating its domestic debut, even as it goes head-to-head with Christopher Nolan’s Oppenheimer.
In a playful display of support, Margot Robbie, the star of Barbie, and Gerwig struck a pose in front of various summer movie posters, clutching tickets for both films, including Oppenheimer. During an interview with La Vanguardia, Cillian Murphy, the star of Oppenheimer, revealed his excitement for Barbie, expressing his fondness for Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling. He enthusiastically declared his anticipation, stating that his recommendation to moviegoers would be to catch both Barbie and Oppenheimer on the same day.
In this exciting film, Robbie takes on the role of Barbie, portraying one of the many versions of the beloved character, while Gosling charms audiences as one of the Kens. As Barbie begins to sense a peculiar disturbance in her world, she embarks on a journey to our reality, seeking answers to unravel the mystery.
As the anticipation builds, fans and moviegoers alike are eagerly counting down the days until the release of this enchanting and whimsical film. With a talented cast, including Robbie and Gosling, and a unique twist on the beloved Barbie character, audiences can expect a delightful and thought-provoking cinematic experience.
So mark your calendars for July 21 and get ready to be transported into a world where imagination knows no bounds.