WHY STOP NOW TRAILER (Video) – IFC Films has released the first trailer for Phil Dorling and Ron Nyswaner’s comedy Why Stop Now. The movie tells the story of Eli Smith, a piano prodigy, and his drug addict mother Penny and stars Jesse Eisenberg, Melissa Leo, Tracy Morgan, Isiah Whitlock Jr, and Sarah Ramos.
Source: Yahoo! Movies
PLOT: The bittersweet story of Eli Smith, a piano prodigy, and his mother Penny who despite her cheerful, loving disposition, struggles with drug addiction. On the day of his audition for a prestigious music program, Eli’s mother plans to enter rehab, but a glitch in the system forces them to enlist the help of an unlikely ally, her drug dealer Sprinkles. Circumstances conspire that turn them into a comical yet determined band of collaborators who are forced to deal with their internal demons over the course of the day.
- US limited – August 17
Watch the trailer below: