R | | Drama, Music
A promising young drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student's potential.
J.K. Simmons has played piano in the past and had to retake lessons for his role.
We have a squeaker today, class. His name is Andrew Nieman, he's 19 years old. Isn't he cute?
When the band plays "Whiplash" for the first time, the piano keys did not match up. They were ascending when they should have been descending.
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