See full summary » Blind Date is a movie I came across, many times every time I have entered the video store.
His camera reveals the uniquely human connection we find in music and how its healing power can triumph where prescription medication falls short.This stirring documentary follows social worker Dan Cohen, founder of the nonprofit organization Music & Memory, as he fights against a broken healthcare system to demonstrate music’s ability to combat memory loss and restore a deep sense of self to those suffering from it.See full summary » While settling his recently deceased father's estate, a salesman discovers he has a sister whom he never knew about, leading both siblings to re-examine their perceptions about family and life choices. Leeza, now engaged to a boy of her father's choice, namely U.S.-based Arvind, meets with Danny, a Caucasian who is blind since his premature birth. Perkins facility to try out a new procedure that will result in surgery to a part of his brain to restore his visual cortex, enabling him see in fuzzy black and white images. He shows his acting skills by playing a blind guy and that's not an easy job. Danny's operation was done on the temporal lobe behind the ear, which is closer to the memory and language section of the brain. Are we really supposed to expect that he doesn't know that a condom must be put on a fully erect penis?
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She is attracted to him, but is aware of her commitment to marry Arvind and feels it would be against the Hindu culture (where love is measured with loyalty, trust, respect, and commitment) to break off her engagement - especially when it seems that Danny may be able to see, reject her, and get involved with a much more attractive ... See more » The movie focuses on a blind man called Danny who tries to find a soul mate via his brother Larry. Here he demonstrates to all that he is a talented actor.
The vision center of the brain is located in the occipital lobe at the back of the head. The few dates that he have proves to be unsuccessful because he has the bad luck to met only easy women but he is in search for the real love. Although I'm mad of the director for the scene where he tries a bunch on condoms and says they not fit.
The temptation began to be too much however, and I decided to give it a look after all.
It's one of the most original movies I have ever seen, but there isn't really any happy moments to be had, after I finished viewing it, I became pretty depressed.
is a joyous cinematic exploration of music’s capacity to reawaken our souls and uncover the deepest parts of our humanity.