The early 1970s. William Miller is 15-years old and an aspiring rock journalist. He gets a job writing for Rolling Stone magazine. His first assignment: tour with the band Stillwater and write about the experience. Miller will get to see what goes on behind the scenes in a famous band, including the moments when things fall apart. Moreover, for him, it will be a period of new experiences and finding himself.
“A blissfully sweet coming-of-age movie in which everyone, young and less young, comes of age.” — Peter Rainer , New York Magazine/Vulture
“The film shimmers with the irresistible pleasures that define Hollywood at its best — it’s polished like glass, funny, knowing and bright, and filled with characters whose lives are invariably sexier and more purposeful than our own.” — Manohla Dargis , L.A. Weekly
Billy Crudup, Patrick Fugit, Kate Hudson