- Lady Gaga, Adam Driver, Jared Leto and Al Pacino
- November 26th 2021
- Ridley Scott
Lady Gaga and Adam Driver play a couple which worms its way up the ranks of the Gucci family business in this fashion drama.
Ridley Scott may be 83 but he’s showing no signs of slowing down – less than two months after the release of his medieval epic, The Last Duel, he’s bringing us his second movie of 2021, House of Gucci.
This drama is set in the world of high fashion in Milan, Italy between the 1970s and 1990s and focuses on the marriage between Patrizia Reggiani (Lady Gaga) and Gucci heir Maurizio Gucci (Adam Driver).
When they first meet, he is studying law and doesn’t want to get involved in the family business but it doesn’t take long before they are manipulating their way to the top of the company.
Their marriage isn’t plain sailing and after Maurizio divorces Patrizia in the early ’90s and the life of luxury she’s accustomed to becomes threatened, she hires a hitman to kill her ex-husband.
Given the shocking scandals the film depicts, you would rightly expect it to be dramatic, thrilling and gripping or...