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J.K. Simmons toys with Miles Teller in 'Whiplash' clip

When director Damien Chazelle was in high school in Princeton, N.J., he played drums in his school’s highly competitive jazz ensemble, which was led by an intense conductor who ruled with an iron fist. 317 more words



Whiplash Premiers at The New York Film Festival

“There are no two words in the English language more harmful than good job.”


Sometimes movies are that thing you have to sit through in class, or drool through—awakened by a moist puddle on your left cheek. 756 more words

Film Review

Miles Teller: New 'Fantastic Four' will be more serious

Miles Teller, who’s making his superhero debut as Mr. Fantastic in the Fantastic Four reboot, says we don’t have to worry about it being too much like the 2005 adaptation of the superhero team. 280 more words



If you’re ready to fully embrace this year’s BFI London Film Festival then you may already know that Whiplash is playing at this year’s festival ahead of its early 2015 theatrical release. 412 more words

The Miscellaneous

Whiplash (2014)

The New York Film Festival opened last week with David Fincher’s Gone Girl and continues until the New York premiere of Birdman to close the festival. 798 more words


'Whiplash' Is an Exhilarating Deconstruction of a Tired Cinematic Trope

Damien Chazelle’s Whiplash opens with a drum roll of steadily increasing speed and intensity, and that’s as an appropriate a metaphor for the filmmaking as any. 905 more words


REVIEW: "The Spectacular Now"

It’s rare to find a teen movie that actually treats teens like real people with real problems and real emotions. So often these films peddle juvenile humor and exaggerated stereotypes in place of stronger and meatier stories. 477 more words