Begin Again

Opens Wednesday, July 2
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1hr 44mins // directed by:John Carney // featuring:Keira Knightley, Hailee Steinfeld, Mark Ruffalo

The latest film from writer-director John Carney (Once), Begin Again is a poignant comedy about what happens when two lost souls meet and decide to make music together.

Gretta (Keira Knightley) and her longtime boyfriend Dave (Adam Levine) are college sweethearts and songwriting partners who decamp for New York when he lands a deal with a major label. The trappings of his newfound fame cause Dave to stray, and a reeling, lovelorn Gretta is left on her own. 

Her world takes a turn for the better when Dan (Mark Ruffalo), a disgraced record-label executive, stumbles upon her performing on an East Village stage and is immediately captivated by her raw talent.

From this chance encounter emerges an enchanting portrait of a mutually transformative collaboration, set to the soundtrack of a summer in New York City.