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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Michael Fassbender
Domhnall Gleeson
Maggie Gyllenhaal
Scoot McNairy
Directors
Lenny Abrahamson
Screenwriters
Jon Ronson
Peter Straughan
Running Time
95 minutes

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Plot
Aspiring songwriter and musician Jon (Gleeson) has a lucky break when the keyboard player with touring US band The Soronprfbs has a nervous breakdown while driving through his village. But Jon soon finds that keeping pace with the oddball band, and their bizarre papier-mâché-headed frontman Frank (Michael Fassbender), is going to take its toll.


Verdict
Dreams of rock stardom become a warped reality in this barking-mad but affecting comedy about the side-effects of being a non-conformist genius.


Reviewed by Damon Wise

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