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.
Miles Teller plays a 19 year old in Whiplash which followed him playing an 18 year old in his previous film The Spectacular Now (2013). This despite him being 25 and 26 during filming respectively.
Everybody remember, Lincoln Center and its ilk use these competitions to decide who they are interested in and who they are not. And I am not gonna have my reputation in that department tarnished by a bunch of fucking limp-dick, sour-note, ...
Right before Fletcher throws a chair at Andrew, Andrew is sitting on the side behind the drum kit. After the chair is thrown, Andrew is sitting behind the kit.
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