'Yesterday' Review I Saw a Film Today, Oh Boy. Of course, since "Yesterday" is a romantic comedy of sorts with a script by Richard Curtis "Notting Hill, .Directed by Danny Boyle. With Himesh Patel, Lily James, Sophia Di Martino, Ellise Chappell. A struggling musician realizes he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed..Yesterday is a romantic comedy film directed by Danny Boyle and screenplay by Richard Curtis, based on a story by Jack Barth and Curtis. Himesh Patel stars as struggling musician Jack Malik, who, after an accident, finds himself the only person who remembers the Beatles and becomes famous after taking credit for their songs. The film also stars Lily James as the protagonist's childhood .Yesterday review Richard Curtis' magical mystery tour of a world without the Beatles. And, although this film can be a bit hokey and uncertain on narrative development, .Even though the romance is a bit flat, the Beatles part of Yesterday is more than enough to carry it. A couple of times the film teases the possibility that the real Paul or Ringo might turn up to ."Yesterday" wants to be a feel good movie, and much of it did make me feel good. The looks on his friends' faces when they hear "Yesterday" for the first time was very moving. I am conflicted about a choice made late in the film. You'll know it when you see it..Underneath the nostalgia value of this film, if you choose to look, is a rejection of celebrity culture and a reminder that it is the music that matters. That's always worth singing about..A film with a fun high concept but it's focus in the wrong place, Yesterday is charming enough, but ultimately disappointing. It's not a bad movie per se, but it's just not a very good movie..The vibe of Danny Boyle's Yesterday is so delightful and infectious that, for most of the film, all the troubles with the plot seem so far away. Full Review Top Critic.Film Review 'Yesterday' Danny Boyle's musical fairy tale about a world without the Beatles, in which an inrocker brings them back, is really a fantasy of rebooting the Beatles..
Peter Bradshaw s film of the week Movies. Yesterday review Richard Curtis magical mystery tour of a world Himesh Patel in Yesterday.. Yesterday Review I Saw a Film Today, Oh Boy. Danny Boyle and Richard Curtis invite you to imagine .Yesterday wants to be a feel good movie, and much of it did make me feel good..