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"Blinded by the Light" writer Sarfraz Manzoor on new Bruce Springsteen film

"Blinded by the Light" tells the story of a Pakistani teen living in Britain who finds salvation in Springsteen's music

blinded by the light - CBS News
9:36am PDT - August 17th, 2019

Sarfraz Manzoor on new Bruce Springsteen film "Blinded by the Light"

Sarfraz Manzoor fell in love with the music of Bruce Springsteen while growing up in working-class England. His story is the basis for the new movie "Blinded by the Light," which will be in theaters nationwide this weekend. “CBS This Morning” co-host Anthony …

blinded by the light - CBS News
5:43am PDT - August 17th, 2019

What Blinded by the Light understands about the power of Springsteen's music

How 'Blinded by the Light' perfectly captures what Springsteen fans love about the Boss.

blinded by the light - Entertainment Weekly
7:00am PDT - August 16th, 2019

'Blinded by the Light' sets uplifting coming-of-age tale to Bruce Springsteen songs

Anyone who has sung along to a Bruce Springsteen song will find a lot to like in "Blinded by the Light." But director/co-writer Gurinder Chadha ("Bend It Like Beckham") has much more on her mind in this uplifting tale, which offers a timeless and resonant loo…

blinded by the light - CNN
6:05am PDT - August 16th, 2019

‘Blinded by the Light’ Review: Testing the Limits of Springsteen

A Pakistani teenager in 1980s England finds salvation in songs from New Jersey.

blinded by the light - The New York Times
11:13am PDT - August 15th, 2019

How Blinded By The Light's Viveik Kalra Learned To Love The Boss

The 21-year-old actor on representation, Borat impressions, and the 'feel-good' fantasy of Gurinder Chadha's latest film

blinded by the light - MTV News
5:30am PDT - August 15th, 2019

'Blinded by the Light' director shares Bruce Springsteen's perfect response to her film

Gurinder Chadha can thank her decision to seize the moment for her latest project, "Blinded by the Light."

blinded by the light - CNN
6:51am PDT - August 14th, 2019

In 'Blinded By The Light,' Pakistani British teen draws on the power of Springsteen's music

Writer Sarfraz Manzoor and director Gurinder Chadha tell the story of how Bruce Springsteen's music transformed the experience of growing up amid prejudices in 1980s Britain.

blinded by the light - NBC News
10:44am PDT - August 12th, 2019

A new movie about 1980s Britain captures the America we are losing

There's a scene in the new movie "Blinded by the Light" where British protesters harass and assault a Pakistani family on their way to a wedding. Their teenage son is nowhere to be found; he's off buying Springsteen tickets.

blinded by the light - CNN
5:05am PDT - August 12th, 2019

Blinded by the Light is set in Luton - can humdrum towns inspire great art?

I come from Ashford in Kent.

blinded by the light - The Telegraph
12:00am PDT - August 11th, 2019

Nile Rodgers & Chic's gig feels like a party from the moment he walks on in a well-cut silver suit

Meltdown, the Southbank Centre's summer festival, exists to celebrate the arty end of pop. Over 26 years its guest curators have ranged from David Bowie and Scott Walker to Yoko Ono and Patti Smith.

blinded by the light - Daily Mail
2:01pm PDT - August 10th, 2019

From Matthew Bourne's Romeo & Juliet in London to Summer Sessions in Edinburgh, 7 Unmissable Events

The brilliant choreographer's contemporary take on the tragic love story finally arrives in London.

blinded by the light - Daily Mail
2:01pm PDT - August 10th, 2019

Blinded By The Light gets off to an awkward start but it has an absolute barnstorming last hour

Goodness, Gurinder Chadha has not made it easy for herself with her new film.

blinded by the light - Daily Mail
2:00pm PDT - August 10th, 2019

I Was Wandering. Toni Morrison Found Me.

She returned to us again and again, wrote book after book for us, about us.

blinded by the light - The New York Times
8:00am PDT - August 9th, 2019

ADRIAN THRILLS: Reviews Fionn Regan's intricate melodies in his Cala album and Bruce Springsteen

ADRIAN THRILLS: Fionn Regan's sixth album Cala is the perfect combination of acoustic guitar, piano and subdued synths for hazy moods. Bruce Springsteen's Blinded By Light is epic.

blinded by the light - Daily Mail
5:35pm PDT - August 8th, 2019

Blinded by the Light review: Delightful coming-of-age drama is simply The Boss

Based on Sarfraz Manzoor's memoirs it's full of Springsteen and endearing enthusiasm

blinded by the light - Mirror
8:33am PDT - August 8th, 2019

Blinded by the Light shows Springsteen music inspiration

Viveik Kalra plays the British Pakistani teenager inspired by Bruce Springsteen.

blinded by the light - BBC News
2:34am PDT - August 8th, 2019

Police sound alert, watch real and virtual world

Patrolling stepped up in sensitive areas

blinded by the light - The Hindu
12:49pm PDT - August 5th, 2019

Video Saved the Radio Star...

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blinded by the light - The Wall Street Journal
6:19am PDT - August 5th, 2019

Film writer's bid to show Springsteen around Luton

Blinded By The Light is based on a book by Bruce Springsteen-loving journalist Sarfraz Manzoor.

blinded by the light - BBC News
4:43pm PDT - July 31st, 2019

Watch an exclusive clip from Gurinder Chadha's Blinded by the Light

Javed is a British teen of Pakistani descent growing up in Luton, amidst the racial and economic upheaval of Thatcherite Britain, and living by the rules of his traditional father.

blinded by the light - The Telegraph
6:12am PDT - July 25th, 2019

The 10 weirdest deals we found on Prime Day

Our editors spent all of Amazon Prime Day scoping out the best and worst deals, and these are the weirdest deals they found.

blinded by the light - USA Today
8:54am PDT - July 17th, 2019

Beware Festival Fever: Sundance Faves Are Bombing at the Box Office https://t.co/FBy0Gt0Lhb

HollywoodSouth (@HollywoodSBlog)
2:12pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

Epitaph: “Unfortunately, audiences are spending money on the bigger spectacle films. The smaller niche movies are having a harder time finding their way when competition from content providers is making it harder to break through with an audience.” https://t.co/sJAKZE5as0

Steven Gaydos (@HighSierraMan)
2:11pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RollingStone: From Thatcher’s England to Trump’s America, #BlindedByTheLightMovie is an uplifting rebuke to racism. Read Peter Travers'…

Mary Brooks (@MarygBrooks)
2:11pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @_CosmicCloud: Escape rule, and embrace the darkness? Or live without fear, and be blinded by the light? Choose quickly, for the Splato…

(@BrownBirdTown)
2:11pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @sarahmcgphoto: Once I was outside the club at 3am and suddenly I was blinded by a golden beam of light through the darkness so I scream…

Gabrielle Chavez (@gabbycard)
2:11pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

Box Office: Sundance Favorites Are Bombing in Theaters – Variety https://t.co/nIFYTezWV6

PETER HUANG (@photohuang)
2:11pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Variety: Beware festival fever: Sundance faves are bombing at the box office https://t.co/BBkubKODxK

Pamplin Film Company (@PamplinFilmCo)
2:11pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @sarahmcgphoto: Once I was outside the club at 3am and suddenly I was blinded by a golden beam of light through the darkness so I scream…

L i l l y (@lillystlaurent)
2:11pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Variety: Beware festival fever: Sundance faves are bombing at the box office https://t.co/BBkubKODxK

Alan W. Silberberg (@IdeaGov)
2:10pm PDT - August 26th, 2019
News from Variety: Beware Festival Fever: Sundance Faves Are Bombing at the Box Office https://t.co/a4HqS3u1DB via @Variety https://t.co/SmrLs6xc7H

News from Variety: Beware Festival Fever: Sundance Faves Are Bombing at the Box Office https://t.co/a4HqS3u1DB via @Variety https://t.co/SmrLs6xc7H

Jason S ♋ (@theluckyman)
2:08pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

Beware festival fever: Sundance faves are bombing at the box office https://t.co/BBkubKODxK

Variety (@Variety)
2:07pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

Blinded by the Light

Marques Winter (@MarquesWinter)
2:06pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AlyssaLove72: I saw Blinded by the Light last night. While I've always been a huge Bruce fan and have seen him live over a dozen times,…

SK (& The Sixers) (@SK6ERS)
2:06pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @VP_Movies: @rickyvalero_ Audiences SCREAM for there to be more "original movies" but would rather see the third iteration of a shitty f…

Vizual Prophet Movies (@VP_Movies)
2:01pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @khush_says: She always tried to be in the dark so that he could live in light When he finally found out his light by chasing in darknes…

Adiza1830 (@Avneil1830)
2:00pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

Progrock van Manfred Mann's Earth Band. Blinded By The Light ('76). https://t.co/pfOWfSblyN

Adri Vingerhoets (@VingerhoetsAdri)
1:57pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @plasticaisle: I love these boys. This movies is fantastic!!! #BlindedByTheLightMovie Viveik Kalra & Aaron Phagura on Singing in Blinded…

Bend It Networks (@BendItNetworks)
1:51pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

Hopefully this is uplifting. I need it. But it’s hot as hell in this theater — watching Blinded By The Light Movie

Victoria (@Victoria_Miller)
1:49pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

Review from the other night: "Blinded by the Light" is an uneven but enjoyable movie that contains two of the most fun musical numbers I have ever seen on film

Palm Hill (@palm__hill)
1:49pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @springsteen: Listen to “I’ll Stand By You” in the @Spotify app to hear more of Bruce’s story behind the new song from the Blinded By Th…

wordship9 (@wordship9)
1:48pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @drance: Do yourself a favor and go see BLINDED BY THE LIGHT in a theater while you can. Been a long time since I sat down for something…

desert rose (@desertr01237133)
11:30am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Only_Grey: Cut the sleeves off your flannel, pull up your Levis and get ready to dance in the dark, #OpinionNerds! We're shining on wit…

The Boys (@freshyrosay)
11:30am PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @ListenToBrunch: Blinded by the Light (2019) https://t.co/4vAVS9IMWC

RT @ListenToBrunch: Blinded by the Light (2019) https://t.co/4vAVS9IMWC

DJ Bean (@DJ_Bean)
11:27am PDT - August 25th, 2019
Blinded by the Light (2019) https://t.co/4vAVS9IMWC

Blinded by the Light (2019) https://t.co/4vAVS9IMWC

BRUNCH (@ListenToBrunch)
11:26am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @roxana_hadadi: if you went to a movie theater this summer, you basically LIVED disney exclusivity. disney basically strong-arms theater…

Andy Edison (banditry and such) (@andyedisonTACB)
11:26am PDT - August 25th, 2019

BLINDED BY THE LIGHT but it's me discovering that Matt & Kim really speak to my experience, but also it's YESTERDAY and no one else knows who they are

not god, your father, or you boss (@springthorpeman)
11:26am PDT - August 25th, 2019
Weekend Box Office:  #AngelHasFallen does well at 21m, #Overcomer Overcomer decent at 8.2m, #ReadyorNotMovie falters at 7.5m. Blinded by the Light and 47 Meters II are flops. #PeanutButterFalcon fails on wide expansion. Keep eye on #brittanyrunsamarathon 35k per theater limited. https://t.co/IouvhEEmAi

Weekend Box Office: #AngelHasFallen does well at 21m, #Overcomer Overcomer decent at 8.2m, #ReadyorNotMovie falters at 7.5m. Blinded by the Light and 47 Meters II are flops. #PeanutButterFalcon fails on wide expansion. Keep eye on #brittanyrunsamarathon 35k per theater limited. https://t.co/IouvhEEmAi

Wild Line Podcast (@The_Wild_Line)
11:25am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Finding Salvation in Springsteen From a London Suburb https://t.co/jowVDH2gh7

The Lunettes (@TheLunettes)
11:25am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @RegalMovies: FOLLOW us and answer the trivia question below including #BBTLRegalGiveaway for a chance to win! What town is Bruce Sprin…

klondike (@onyiakpanisi)
11:24am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @drance: Do yourself a favor and go see BLINDED BY THE LIGHT in a theater while you can. Been a long time since I sat down for something…

Mark “Bob” (@bobtiki)
11:17am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @BBTLmovie: See why audiences gave #BlindedByTheLightMovie a 5 minute standing ovation - NOW PLAYING in theaters. https://t.co/Ok1EHPnGu…

Paul Mick (@PaulMick)
11:12am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @springsteen: Listen to “I’ll Stand By You” in the @Spotify app to hear more of Bruce’s story behind the new song from the Blinded By Th…

Paul Mick (@PaulMick)
11:02am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @roxana_hadadi: if you went to a movie theater this summer, you basically LIVED disney exclusivity. disney basically strong-arms theater…

Daughter of Vivian (@taynement)
10:57am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @roxana_hadadi: if you went to a movie theater this summer, you basically LIVED disney exclusivity. disney basically strong-arms theater…

hellresidentNY (@hellresidentNY)
10:53am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Massawyrm: Just got out of BLINDED BY THE LIGHT. It's being sold as a movie about a young man obsessed with Bruce Springsteen, but it's…

lo (@wildandfreelo)
10:52am PDT - August 25th, 2019