PG-13 | | Biography, Comedy, Drama
A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.
In the Vallelonga family scenes, Tony and Dolores' real family members play most of the relatives.
Dr. Don Shirley:
You never win with violence. You only win when you maintain your dignity.
The "Betty likes butter" sequence starts with Tony's arm out of the open window, but in the trailing shot of the car, the window is closed.
"Larry the Crow" gets a mention. This was an actual crow that Viggo Mortensen found injured near the set, and tried in vain to nurse back to health. He was no doubt named for Viggo's favorite soccer team, San Lorenzo (Saint Lawrence in Spanish). The team nickname is "The Crows".
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