Tale of a father who struggles to bond with his estranged son Gabriel, after Gabriel suffers from a brain tumor that prevents him from forming new memories. With Gabriel unable to shed the beliefs and interests that caused their physical and emotional distance, Henry must learn to embrace his son's choices and try to connect with him through music.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG for thematic elements, some mild drug references, language and smoking
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27 October 2011 (South Korea)
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Also Known As:
Untitled Oliver Sacks Project
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Opening Weekend USA: $76,543,
20 March 2011
Gross USA: $258,223
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $342,202
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
Based on the essay "The Last Hippie" from Dr. Oliver Sacks
's book, "An Anthropologist on Mars." See more
When Gabriel and his Dad are playing the song "Uncle John's Band" from the Grateful Dead album Workingman's Dead, the needle on the record player is at the very end of the LP. The song is actually the first track on the album, so the needle should be near the outer edge of the LP. See more
They don't just play the notes on the page.
No, they play what's in the air, you know?
References The Partridge Family
Sugar Magnolia (Live at Porter Chester, NY, February 24, 1971)
Written by Robert Hunter
& Bob Weir
(as Robert Weir)
Performed by Grateful Dead
Published by Ice Nine Publishing, Co., Inc.
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc.
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Films & TV Licensing See more