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Seduced by dreams of making it in the big city, Gretta (Keira Knightley) and her long-time boyfriend move to New York to pursue their passion for music. She’s heartbroken when he dumps her for the fame and fortune of a big solo contract, leaving Gretta all on her own. Her world takes a turn for the better when a down-on-his-luck record producer (Ruffalo) stumbles upon her singing in a local bar and is immediately captivated by her raw talent and inspiring authenticity – they may be each other’s last chance to turn their lives around. Somewhere between friendship and their love of music, the two strangers strike a chord that captures the hearts of everyone around them, proving that every great story has its own soundtrack.
the official version from exclusivemedia.com on August 24, 2013
Story sees a young female singer, who has just moved to New York City to pursue a career in music, get dumped by her boyfriend. Her world takes a turn for the better when a down-on-his luck record producer discovers her and the two forge a romance and turn each others' lives around.
a modified formulation from variety.com on February 4, 2012
Set in New York, a young singer/songwriter forms a passionate bond with a washed up A&R man.
the official version from sbpost.ie on June 30, 2011