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
Are we ready? I've got the medication.
I've got the bag.
I've got the brain tumor.
References The Partridge Family
Suite: Judy Blue Eyes
Written by Stephen Stills
Performed by Crosby Stills & Nash
Published by Gold Hill Music Inc.
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing See more