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.
Early in the film, Andrew listens to a CD of Buddy Rich. Buddy Rich was a drummer infamous for his short temper, and he would regularly berate and verbally abuse his band mates for what he considered inferior musicianship; this foreshadows Fletcher's abusive ... ...
Hey. Sorry, I'm late.
Terence Fletcher: Well, glad you could fit us into your busy schedule, darling.
Andrew: I know. Look, sorry I'm late, but uh... I'm here, I'm ready to go.
Terence Fletcher: Connelly's playing the part.
Andrew: Yeah, like fuckin' hell he's playing my part.
Terence Fletcher: What the fuck did you ...
The rental car that Andrew drives is a 2004-2007 Ford Taurus. Cars are only kept by rental firms for up to a couple of years due to the wear and tear they tend to go through, so this car is far too old for a rental car (this film is set in 2014). A dashboard shot also shows a mileage of over 100,000 miles.
$135,388 (USA) (10 October 2014)
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