Who is David Helfgott? This film attempts to tell you his story in a Hollywood sort of way.
“You guys are about to write a story that says the former Attorney General, the highest-ranking law enforcement officer in this country, is a crook! Just be sure you’re right.” – Jason Robards as Ben Bradlee
“It’s such a good feeling, a very good feeling, The feeling you know that we’re friends.” – Lyrics to It’s Such a Good Feeling written and performed by Fred Rogers
“Well, as you know, I always felt we tried to go a bridge too far.” Dirk Bogarde as Lt. General Frederick “Boy” Browning
“We are here for a greater purpose.” – Ali Fazal as Abdul Karim
Some notes and observations from the 2017 year in movies.
“Yelling anything at a comedian is considered heckling. Heckling doesn’t have to be negative.” – Kumail Nanjiani
“…if you can count your money you’re not a billionaire.” – Christopher Plummer as J. Paul Getty