Shine Full Movie

Shine posterPlot: As a child piano prodigy, David Helfgott's musical ambitions generate friction with his overbearing father, Peter. When Helfgott travels to London on a musical scholarship, his career as a pianist blossoms. However, the pressures of his newfound fame, coupled with the echoes of his tumultuous childhood, conspire to bring Helfgott's latent schizophrenia boiling to the surface, and he spends years in and out of various mental institutions.
Rating: 7.7/10 (44401 votes)
Director: Scott Hicks
Writer: Jan Sardi (screenplay), Scott Hicks (story)
Stars: Geoffrey Rush, Justin Braine, Sonia Todd, Chris Haywood
Runtime: 105 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Released: 1997 Feb 14