Add to EJ Playlist Young piano prodigy is pushed to the breaking point by his smothering father. As a disfunctional adult, he eventually finds peace in the very thing that drove him to the edge: music. He also finds love for the first time in his life. Arresting film based on the true story of David Helfgott, whth vivid performances, led by an astonishing Rush in his Oscar-winning performance. MPAA Rating: PG-13 Copyright MCMXCVI New Line Productions, Inc.