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.
The "double fucking rainbow" remark by Fletcher is a reference to a famous viral video by Bear Vasquez (Paul Vasquez) who reacted ecstatically and tearfully while capturing a double rainbow on video.
You got any friends, Andy?
Uncle Frank: Oh, why's that?
Andrew: I don't know, I just never really saw the use.
Uncle Frank: Well, who are you going to play with otherwise? Lennon and McCartney, they were school buddies, am I right?
Andrew: Charlie Parker didn't know anybody 'til Jo ...
Uncle Frank: ...
During Andrew's first rehearsal, we see two quick close-ups of the pianist's hands. In the first, the piano has a descending line, and his hands also descend. The second is also a descending line, but we see his hands ascending instead.
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