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Bruce Springsteen Influenced Movie, ‘Blinded By The Light,’ Gets Summer Release Date

The Bruce Springsteen inspired film Blinded By the Light has been given a theatrical release date, Warner Brothers Records announced.

The film–which debuted last month at the Sundance film festival, will hit theaters August 14, 2019.

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Directed by Gurinder Chadha (Bend it Like Beckham), the movie follows the adventures of a 16-year old Pakistani boy who discovers the music of Springsteen in 1987. The film is set in Luton, a borough and unitary authority area of Bedfordshire, England.

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The screenplay was adapted by a memoir, “Greetings From Bury Park,” written by Sarfraz Manzoor.

Watch the Q and A from Sundance below: