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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

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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

A love letter to the transformative power of art as much as to the music of Bruce Springsteen specifically, Blinded by the Light is an endearing if slight addition to 2019's trend of British musical tributes. https://t.co/6bxnQ63jCQ #BlindedByTheLight

Jordan Bosch (@Jordan_D_Bosch)
1:33pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @DMovies_org: "BLINDED BY THE LIGHT is runner-up at indie sites. In the market overall, it grossed £423,000 from 543 cinemas" This is ou…

The Living Dead (@MustyRash)
1:25pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @TIMENOUT: @Tom_Bergeron Maybe you should resign! @ABC doesn't need a warning "REPUBLICAN DANCING". Your blinded by your hate. But pay a…

Me (@Soooooze)
1:24pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @DMovies_org: "BLINDED BY THE LIGHT is runner-up at indie sites. In the market overall, it grossed £423,000 from 543 cinemas" This is ou…

MZS (@mattzollerseitz)
1:22pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @BBTLmovie: Have you gotten your tickets yet? #BlindedByTheLightMovie is NOW PLAYING IN THEATERS! https://t.co/Ok1EHPFhmv https://t.co/m…

Jamie Sutliff (@USElves)
1:20pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Any predictions on what movie poster will replace the “Blinded by The Light” posters in the garage?? https://t.co/3TEVUNpRhS

Any predictions on what movie poster will replace the “Blinded by The Light” posters in the garage?? https://t.co/3TEVUNpRhS

The Americana At Brand Memes (@americanamemes)
1:20pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @DMovies_org: "BLINDED BY THE LIGHT is runner-up at indie sites. In the market overall, it grossed £423,000 from 543 cinemas" This is ou…

DMovies (@DMovies_org)
1:19pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

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Jeremy Walbeck (@jeremywalbeck)
1:19pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @GurinderC: Here’s the official lyric video released today for “I’ll Stand By You” the track @springsteen supplied exclusively for Blind…

Minister Lord Macca (@maccamcmanus)
1:17pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @BBTLmovie: “My hope is to build a bridge to my ambitions, but not a wall between my family and me.” #BlindedByTheLightMovie - NOW PLAYI…

Andrea Morandi (@morandi_andrea)
1:16pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Delightful. — watching Blinded By The Light Movie at Angelika Film Center - Carmel Mountain https://t.co/IwlRP7nzyk

Intrepid Warrior (@IntrepidWarrior)
1:14pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @UF0p4rty: Just saw the movie Blinded by the Light and am now a Bruce Springsteen fan. Never thought this day would come, but here we ar…

kerry burnite (@BurniteKerry)
1:14pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @TIMENOUT: @Tom_Bergeron Maybe you should resign! @ABC doesn't need a warning "REPUBLICAN DANCING". Your blinded by your hate. But pay a…

Jewel (@Ehctien)
1:14pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @BBTLmovie: “My hope is to build a bridge to my ambitions, but not a wall between my family and me.” #BlindedByTheLightMovie - NOW PLAYI…

ViolinLion (@lion_violin)
1:13pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

On Fri at 9 PM: Blinded By The Light, Annabelle Comes Home, Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw, Spider-Man: Far From Home, The Lion King https://t.co/9nT56FCDH0

Swindon Guide (@swindonguide)
1:11pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

blinded by the light comes out in france on september but i'll be in taipei and since i know damn well the movie won't come out in taiwan might as well look for a leak right now

sali (@stormpiIott)
1:10pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Blinded by the Light may have just usurped Rocketman as my film of the year so far

Barest of margins (@Kingkeir)
1:09pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @Imrana_Mahmood: I knw people are raving about #BlindedByTheLight and if there's anything putting #Luton on the map it's this bunch of y…

Justice39 Luton (@justice39Luton)
3:01pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

#BlindedByTheLight That obsessive connection we all have/had with an artist, when every lyric speaks to you or to your day or your daydreams and view of the world. It’s a wonderful thing that culture and artistic genius are transnational and shape your identity and ideals.

Benedetta Grasso (@BenesBorough)
3:01pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

Really enjoyed #BlindedByTheLight at #Brecon’s beautiful 1920s Coliseum #cinema. Excited to have joined the Brecon Film Society - what a bargain!

Judith Johnson (@JudyAuthor)
2:57pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

RT @WarnerBrosCA: What does he know about our world ? #BlindedByTheLight, Now Playing in Theatres. Get Tickets Today!

TurnTrustTriumph (@Hisgalus1314)
2:55pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

RT @ConnorMovies: #BlindedByTheLight is the feel good crowd pleaser of the year. Had a smile on my face from start to finish. Filled with a…

Nate Richard (@NateKnowsMovies)
2:48pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

RT @GurinderC: "My hope is to build a bridge to my ambitions, but not a wall between my family and me." Go see Blinded By The Light, in cin…

Pat Turner (@PLTMarketing)
2:43pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

RT @Imrana_Mahmood: I knw people are raving about #BlindedByTheLight and if there's anything putting #Luton on the map it's this bunch of y…

Luke Anthony Walsh (@OneWalshMeister)
2:42pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

RT @sajidjavid: Beautiful film #BlindedByTheLight. Thank you for telling your story @sarfrazmanzoor - empathy really is the weapon against…

Steve Eburne (@eburnesj)
2:38pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

RT @WarnerBrosCA: What does he know about our world ? #BlindedByTheLight, Now Playing in Theatres. Get Tickets Today!

Jenny Lynn (@Rumbalina)
2:37pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

Went to see #BlindedByTheLight today and it was honestly the best movie I've seen in so long. It's an inspiring story that tackles a lot of really tough issues. And I cried so much #nevergiveup #dreambig #borntorun

OCD, the PhD and Me Blog (@OCDthePhDandMe)
2:37pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

Teared up about five or six times during #blindedbythelight. You don't need to love Bruce to see it, but you probably will afterwards anyway.

Judy McGuire (@HitOrMissJudy)
2:26pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

I am finally watching #BlindedByTheLight. It may be one of 2019’s true best movies since this year for movies hasn’t been as good as last year.

TurbulentCinema (@CinemaTurbulent)
2:26pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

Finally got my fix of a musical movie with touching & satisfying storyline with #BlindedByTheLight that i was disappointed with #Yesterday despite the fact that I don't know much of Springsteen music.

Joseph E. (@PopBuffJoseph)
2:18pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

RT @springsteen: Pre-order the #BlindedByTheLight soundtrack on limited edition orange vinyl today - available in the US exclusively at Bar…

ろくさん@泰然自若 (@toshi19650316)
2:04pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

RT @WarnerBrosCA: What does he know about our world ? #BlindedByTheLight, Now Playing in Theatres. Get Tickets Today!

Yung1st (@younzoes)
1:47pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

RT @ajones_sd: I cannot convey with mere words how great Blinded By the Light is. It is inspirational and affecting in ways I couldn’t an…

Allison Maclean (@AllisonMaclean2)
1:47pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

Double header today. Just finished #BlindedByTheLight, really enjoyed it despite some flaws (too charming of a film to really care that much) now watching #TheFarewell now.

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1:46pm PDT - August 17th, 2019

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Rama's Screen (@RamasScreen)
1:42pm PDT - August 17th, 2019