Whiplash (2014)

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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.




  • Miles Teller at an event for Whiplash (2014)
  • J.K. Simmons at an event for Whiplash (2014)
  • J.K. Simmons and Miles Teller in Whiplash (2014)
  • Melissa Benoist at an event for Whiplash (2014)
  • J.K. Simmons in Whiplash (2014)
  • Paul Reiser and Miles Teller in Whiplash (2014)

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Damien Chazelle wanted Miles Teller for the role of Andrew Neiman when he was filming the original short film Whiplash (2013) but Teller was unavailable so Johnny Simmons was cast instead. When casting the feature film version, the finalists for the role were Teller and Simmons. Teller was cast because ... ...


Terence Fletcher: Now are you a rusher, or are you a dragger or are you gonna be ON MY FUCKING TIME?
Andrew: I'll be on your time.


The chart for Caravan can be seen in Ryan's folder twice. The first after Andrew notices someone listening to Nassau's classroom. The second after Andrew sits down after being called up by Fletcher.


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Drama | Music

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