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R| 1 hr. 35 min.

Plot Summary
After a confrontation with one of his idols dashes his dreams of studying public speaking in college, Richard Pimentel (Ron Livingston) joins the Army and ships off to Vietnam. During his service, Richard loses nearly all of his hearing. Joining a new circle of friends, including a man with cerebral palsy and an alcoholic war veteran, Richard discovers his gift for motivational speaking and becomes an advocate for people with disabilities.

Cast: Ron Livingston , Melissa George , Michael Sheen , Yul Vazquez , Rebecca De Mornay , Hector Elizondo ,

Director: Steven Sawalich

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Music Within (2007)

Release Date: October 26th, 2007|1 hr. 35 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 2 )
  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Rarely rises above the level of a TV movie. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Movies often don't do their stories justice, and that has happened again here. The main problem is a tone that jarringly switches from a kind of Forrest Gump-style narrative to a more generic biopic. show more

  • 63
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    The performances are all solid, but Sheen, last seen as Tony Blair in "The Queen," is so good in his incredibly demanding role that he makes the natural discomfort people feel at seeing someone so debilitated disappear completely. show more

  • January 27, 2012 fo00000000110532
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    LOVE IT

  • May 22, 2008 susang1969
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    it was a really great movie every one should see it kids and aldults

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