In a world where Barbie reigns as the epitome of perfection, there is always one character that seems to disappear into the background – Ken. In a newly released music video from Greta Gerwig’s #BarbieTheMovie, Ryan Gosling’s Ken is doubly emotional as he declares, “There’s no ‘just Ken.'”
The long-awaited and anticipated live-action adaptation of the iconic doll, “Barbie,” is set to hit theaters in the Philippines on July 19, and fans are already buzzing with excitement. The film, directed by the talented Greta Gerwig, promises to be a delightful blend of fantasy and comedy that will appeal to audiences of all ages.
One of the most talked about aspects of the movie is the emotional depth brought to the characters, especially Margot Robbie’s Barbie and Ryan Gosling’s Ken. In a newly released music video from the film, we see Ken’s inner world as he confronts his own insecurities. The poignant moment comes when he utters the line, “There’s no ‘Ken lang.’” This simple phrase encapsulates the film’s theme of self-acceptance and embracing one’s unique qualities.
The music video, brilliantly directed by Greta Gerwig, showcases the visually stunning world of Barbie and Ken. Colorful sets, dazzling costumes, and catchy tunes all contribute to creating a truly immersive experience for the audience. As we delve into Ken’s head, we feel his Ken-rgy, a mixture of vulnerability, courage, and self-discovery.
“Barbie” received a PG rating with no cuts from the Movie & Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB), ensuring that families can enjoy this magical adventure together. Children under 13 are allowed in when accompanied by an adult, making this a perfect outing for parents and their children.
In addition, the film has also obtained permits for exhibition without cutting in several other Asian countries, including Taiwan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and South Korea. This international approval underscores Barbie’s universal appeal and the anticipation for this live-action adaptation around the world.
With the combined star power of Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling, as well as the visionary direction of Greta Gerwig, “Barbie” promises to be a cinematic treat. It celebrates the legacy of the iconic doll while injecting a new and contemporary spin. Fans can expect an exciting and fun experience that will transport them into the world of Barbie and Ken.
As the release date approaches, the excitement continues to build. So mark your calendars, gather your family and friends, and get ready to embark on a magical journey when “Barbie” opens in Philippine cinemas on July 19. Get ready to receive the message of embrace yourself, enjoy captivating music videos, and lose yourself in the captivating world of Barbie and Ken.