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Whiplash

Whiplash

The road to greatness can take you to the edge.
Oct 10, 2014 1h 47m
8.4
11623 votes

Synopsis

Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.

Title Whiplash
Companies Bold Films, Blumhouse Productions, Right of Way Films, Sierra/Affinity
Countries United States of America
Keywords new york city, jazz, obsession, conservatory, music teacher, montage, public humiliation, jazz band, young adult, music school, based on short film
Miles Teller

Miles Teller

Andrew Neiman
J.K. Simmons

J.K. Simmons

Terence Fletcher
Paul Reiser

Paul Reiser

Jim Neiman
Austin Stowell

Austin Stowell

Ryan Connolly
Chris Mulkey

Chris Mulkey

Uncle Frank
Nate Lang

Nate Lang

Carl Tanner
Damon Gupton

Damon Gupton

Mr. Kramer
Max Kasch

Max Kasch

Dorm Neighbor
Kofi Siriboe

Kofi Siriboe

Bassist (Nassau)
Tarik Lowe

Tarik Lowe

Pianist (Studio Band)
Tyler Kimball

Tyler Kimball

Saxophonist #2 (Studio Band)
Rogelio Douglas Jr.

Rogelio Douglas Jr.

Trumpeter #1 (Studio Band)
Adrian Burks

Adrian Burks

Trumpeter #2 (Studio Band)
Joseph Bruno

Joseph Bruno

Technician (Overbrook) - Mike
Michael D. Cohen

Michael D. Cohen

Stage Hand (Overbrook)
Jocelyn Ayanna

Jocelyn Ayanna

Passerby (Bus Station)
Keenan Henson

Keenan Henson

Truck Driver
Janet Hoskins

Janet Hoskins

Passerby (Dunellen)
April Grace

April Grace

Rachel Bornholdt
Marcus Henderson

Marcus Henderson

Bassist (JVC)
Tony Baker

Tony Baker

Stage Hand (Carnegie Hall)
Henry G. Sanders

Henry G. Sanders

Red Henderson
Sam Campisi

Sam Campisi

Andrew (8 years old)
Jimmie Kirkpatrick

Jimmie Kirkpatrick

Nassau Trumpeter #2
Keenan Allen

Keenan Allen

Studio Core Member #1
Ayinde Vaughan

Ayinde Vaughan

Studio Core Member #2
Shai Golan

Shai Golan

Studio Core Member #3
Yancey Wells

Yancey Wells

Studio Core Member #4
Stephen Hsu

Stephen Hsu

JVC Guitarist (uncredited)
Herman Johansen

Herman Johansen

Music Competition Judge (uncredited)
Wendee Lee

Wendee Lee

Audience Member (uncredited)
Joseph Oliveira

Joseph Oliveira

Bartender (uncredited)
Michelle Ruff

Michelle Ruff

Audience Member (uncredited)
Daniel Weidlein

Daniel Weidlein

Studio Band Saxophone Player (uncredited)