What Makes It So Great?
Whiplash's intense nature keeps an audience on their toes at all times. With stellar performances by Miles Teller and J.K Simmons the film dives deep into the character's, and their struggles. The film gives a good sense of what a mental breakdown is truly like.
Why Would A Teen Enjoy?
Any teen would find some sort of relation with the psychotic teacher in the film. Everybody's had a rough teacher, so the film is somewhat relatable. Aside from this, the movies intensity and favorable runtime of 1 hr and 46 min, will keep a younger audience intrigued for the film's entirety.
Where Does This Film Rank?
Whiplash is mentioned as one of the top movies of the 2010s. It is often referenced, and noted because of its success at the oscars. The film won 3 oscars and is in the IMDB top 250. Its rotten tomatoes rating of 94% also increases how the film is seen.
"Not quite my tempo"
"Were you rushing or were you dragging?"
"If you want the fuc$$ng part earn it."