Falling for Figaro

Falling for Figaro

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A young woman drops her successful life to pursue her real dream—being an opera singer—in this rom-com starring Danielle Macdonald (Patti Cake$), Hugh Skinner (Fleabag) and the almighty Joanna Lumley. More

Millie (Macdonald) is a brilliant young fund manager who decides to leave her unfulfilling job and long-term boyfriend behind to chase her lifelong dream of becoming an opera singer… in the Scottish Highlands. She begins intense vocal training lessons with renowned but fearsome singing teacher and former opera diva Meghan Geoffrey-Bishop (Lumley). It is there she meets Max (Skinner), another of Meghan’s students who is also training for the upcoming “Singer of Renown” contest. What begins as a brutal competition between Millie and Max slowly turns into something more…

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2021Rating: M, Offensive language105 minsAustralia
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Falling for Figaro | Reviews

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Fails to hit the high (or even so-so) notes...

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Thoroughly generic and often monotonous...

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Undemanding rom-com fans and, to a lesser degree, opera lovers, should take some mild pleasure in Falling for Figaro...

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

The performances are what make Falling for Figaro an entertaining distraction, even as the film plays out exactly as you would expect.

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Variety

Variety

A corny, cute-enough carpe diem comedy...

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Decider

Decider

Even if you don't expect much, it may not quite meet your expectations.

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Falling for Figaro | Release Details

Falling for Figaro is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV and Neon and Neon Rentals and Academy On Demand and AroVision.