Updated: Oct 15, 2020
John Carney’s best film from 2016 is a pitch-perfect coming of age story full of inspirational sing-along moments.
It’s the typical plot of a teen outcast with a troubled home life that starts a band in Ireland to get the girl. What starts as a love story about a repressed youth fighting against the establishment quickly transcends genre trappings by becoming a thank you letter to older siblings.
During a time when we all feel stuck “sheltering-at-home, here’s a film that is so full of hope to break free, get the girl and once and for all…figure out the “Riddle of the Model.”
It is currently available to stream for free on Vudu