Keitel plays the lead in this schizophrenic movie in which he is continually pulled by the two conflicting sides of his personality, on the one hand that of a quiet piano virtuoso and on the other a ruthless debt collector for his mobster father. Keitel is introspective as only Keitel can be, really making the audience feel for him and his pained existence. Written by
A powerful film about sex, music and violent crime.
See more »
Did You Know?
"De battre mon coeur s'est arrêté" a.k.a. "The Beat That My Heart Skipped" is a 2005 French remake of this movie, and may even be the first French remake of an American movie created from an original screenplay. See more
The golden rule of urology - if you get an erection, you come, if you don't get an erection, you walk.
There Goes My Baby
Written by Ben E. King
(as Benjamin Nelson), Lover Patterson
, and George Treadwell
Performed by The Drifters
Courtesy of Atlantic Records See more