United Kingdom: August 09 2019
United States: August 14 2019
Ranking: 1,346 out of 15,282 movies (up 500)
7.5 by 5 media
Javed, played by Viveik Kalra, is a british boy who lives inside a patriarchal and traditional Pakistani family during the year 1987. Javed doesn't feel like he has a comfortable place during the hard times the United Kingdom is struggling with racial attacks and an economic a moral crisis. Although he writes poetry, he doesn't feel like he hs a voice strong enough to make a difference, but all will change once a friend of his shows him the music from the band "The Boss", which he identifies with immediately. Javed sees himself in the singer of the group, Bruce Springsteen, a working-class boy that wants to change the world with his words. Through this meeting, Javed will find a way of escape to express his voice and fulfill his repressed dreams.