A young man discovers his own path while struggling through the complicated world around him. Along the way he has a little help from Bruce Springsteen.
What would the world be like without the Beatles? This one takes a guess.
Who is David Helfgott? This film attempts to tell you his story in a Hollywood sort of way.
“That’s the way it is with good ones, you’re sure you’ve heard them before.” – Jeff Bridges as Bad Blake
“And why do we do that? I’ll tell you why we do that. We do that to find love – Oh I love to be in love – don’t you love to be in love?” – Bette Midler as Mary Rose Foster
“No one ever made a difference by being like everyone else.” – Hugh Jackman as P.T. Barnum
“This is the dream! It’s conflict and it’s compromise, and it’s very, very exciting!” – Ryan Gosling as Sebastian
“It takes a long time to sound like yourself.” – Don Cheadle as Miles Davis.