When you are watching this movie, you wonder why anyone else ever bothered making different movies.
Not at all the film I expected it to be, but I loved what this film brought to the table. An incredibly tender portrayal of a man who had always been driven by extremes. Riz Ahmed absolutely rocks the house as a drummer losing his hearing, which brings to the surface all the vices of his past and refocuses his priorities. Sound of Metal is a film about acceptance, love, and passion. Letting go is an extremely hard thing to…