Elijah Wood talks with director Eujenio Mira and actor Don McManus about their film GRAND PIANO, a Hitchcock-style thriller in theaters now.
Tom Selznick, the most talented pianist of his generation, stopped performing in public because of his stage fright. Years after a catastrophic performance, he reappears in public in a long-awaited concert in Chicago. In a packed theater, in front of the expectant audience, Tom finds a message written on the score: “Play one wrong note and you die.” Without leaving the piano, Tom must discover the anonymous sniper’s motives and look for help without anyone realizing… –(C) Magnet
Grand Piano is simply a whole lot a “high concept” entertainment with a welcome sense of character, timing, restraint, and cleverness. Also great music. And a few sequences that you Hitchcock and/or De Palma fans will truly adore. – Scott Weinberg, FEARNET