“Nobody digs your music but yourself!” – Billy
Number of Times Seen – 1 (10 May 2016)
Brief Synopsis – A young singer tries to make it big despite family issues and rivalries within his band
My Take on it – After Prince’s recent untimely death, I wanted to finally see what this movie was all about.
I had heard the soundtrack but never knew what the story of the movie itself entailed.
I actually found this movie extremely borng and tedious to watch because the story and characters come off as being extremely weak and wooden.
The movie feels more like a way to give another platform for his great music than give us a coherent or interesting movie.
Like I said earlier, great music….
Here are two of his songs from the film:
Bottom Line – Has some great music. The story is really weak tho and none of the characters are developed enough. Feels too much like a concert than a movie with a coherent story.
MovieRob’s Favorite Trivia – Clarence Williams III, Olga Kartalos, and Apollonia Kotero were the only professional actors in the entire cast. (From IMDB)
Rating – Razzie Worthy
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Simply fantastic 🙂
Yeah I’m with you. The music is great but the film isn’t up to much and pitching it as a happy ending when he gets back the girl he’s been physically and emotionally abusing left a really sour taste in my mouth.
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