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 chart "Whiplash" performed in the film is of the type referred to by jazz players as a "time chart" - a piece with an unconventional time signature (in this case, 14/8). The chart's arranger - Hank Levy - is famous within jazz circles for his ... ...
Five-P.M. call tomorrow in Dunellen. Give yourself at least two hours to get there this time, alright? Save your travel receipts. Or don't. I don't give a shit.
In the first competition, we hear the trumpet section playing during a long shot of the band that shows the trumpets resting.
$135,388 (USA) (10 October 2014)
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