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Blinded By The Light (12A)
Blinded By The Light (12A)
When music fanatic, Javed discovers the illustrious back catalogue of The Boss, his world is turned upside down...
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  • Director: Gurinder Chadha
    Writer: Paul Mayeda Berges, Gurinder Chadha
    Starring: Viveik Kalra, Kulvinder Ghir, Meera Ganatra
    Running time: 1h 57 mins

    A coming-of-age rock ‘n’ roll rom-com, loosely based on Sarfraz Manzoor’s memoir (one of the film’s screenwriters) is delivered with unabashed earnestness.

    Set in a 1987 London suburb, Bruce Springsteen’s music becomes Javed, a Pakistani British teenager’s fixation, obsession and identity - his runaway American dream.