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Whiplash
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Whiplash (2014)

Drama
106 min.
Release Date
October 10, 2014 (Limited)
DVD Release Date
February 24, 2015 (Buy on Amazon)
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Running Time
106 minutes
MPAA Rating
Rated R for strong language including some sexual references

Andrew (Miles Teller) is a first-year college student as he begins his quest to become the core drummer of the top jazz orchestra in the country. Under the direction of a prestigious but borderline abusive instructor named Fletcher (J.K. Simmons), Andrew would do anything to become a famous musician. His commitment is put to the ultimate test when the unrelenting and eccentric band professor all but drives him to madness. Fletcher's extreme teaching methods rattle... Full synopsis »

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Whiplash is a movie about torture. About pushing man to his breaking point and beyond. About crushing souls. Destroying lives. People get bloodied. Emotionally, the toll is even greater. Yes, Whiplash is a movie about drumming. Full movie review »
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