PURPLE RAIN Film Review
Director: Albert Magnoli
Screenplay by: Albert Magnoli & William Blinn
Starring: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day, Clarence Williams III
Running Time: 1 hour 51 minutes
Release Date: July 27, 1984
*** out of *****
Photo: Warner Bros.
Romance blossoms between The Kid (Prince) and Apollonia (Apollonia Kotero) in Purple Rain.
A young musician, tormented by an abusive situation at home, must contend with a rival singer, a burgeoning romance, and his own dissatisfied band, as his star begins to rise.
***** = Outstanding ****1/2 = Excellent **** = Very Good ***1/2 = Above Average
*** = Good **1/2 = Mediocre ** = Fair *1/2 = Poor * = Bad 1/2* = Abysmal