R | | Biography, Drama, Music
A drama based on Jimi Hendrix's life as he left New York City for London, where his career took off.
André Benjamin is actually a mediocre guitar player. In an interview with NME he said: "One of the hardest parts [was] I'm a right-hand guitar player. I'm a horrible right-hand guitar player. I wouldn't even call myself a guitar player; I just pick it up and ... ...
I got no intentions. I see how intentions do people. They're like, I'm gonna plan to do this and I'm planning to do that. And as soon as things don't work out, it fucks them all up.
Linda Keith lends Jimi Hendrix a white electric guitar. In real life, she lent him a Fender Stratocaster. The guitar in the movie is a Fender Stratocaster, but not a 1960s model.
$97,011 (USA) (28 September 2014)
$323,032 (USA) (10 October 2014)
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