Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey

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"Rock n Roll Fairy Tale"
  • R
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 53 min
  • 7.0  (1,179)
  • 53

Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey is a 2012 documentary film directed by Ramona S. Diaz that follows the Filipino musician Arnel Pineda on his journey from his humble beginnings in the Philippines to becoming the lead singer of the iconic American rock band, Journey. The film takes the audience on a fascinating and emotional ride through Arnel Pineda's personal and professional life. It shows how Pineda's talent and determination helped him overcome the obstacles he faced growing up in poverty, and how he became the lead singer of the band that he idolized since childhood.

The movie begins by introducing the audience to Pineda's early years in the Philippines where he lived in poverty and grew up singing in local bands. It then moves on to show how his life changed when he was discovered by Neal Schon, the guitarist of Journey, on YouTube.

The story of Pineda's audition for Journey is one of the movie's highlights, as it shows the raw talent and emotion that he brought to the audition, and how he convinced the other members of the band to give him a chance.

Once Pineda joined Journey, the film shows how he had to adjust to the demands of being a rock star, including the grueling touring schedule, the pressure to perform, and the scrutiny of the media and fans.

The film also explores the dynamic within the band, especially between Pineda and the other members, including keyboardist Jonathan Cain and drummer Deen Castronovo. It shows how these relationships evolved over time, and how they helped the band create some of their most memorable songs.

Throughout the movie, we also see Pineda's relationship with his family, including his wife and children, who are often on tour with him. The film shows how his success has affected his personal relationships and the challenges he faced as he tried to balance his family life and his newfound celebrity status.

One of the most moving parts of the movie is when Pineda returns to his hometown in the Philippines and performs in front of his family and friends. The film captures the joy and emotion of that moment, as Pineda is celebrated as a hero by the people who knew him before he became a rock star.

Overall, Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey is an inspiring and uplifting film that celebrates the power of music and the human spirit. It is a testament to the beauty of diversity and how one man's talent and dedication can take him from a life of poverty to the top of the music industry. The movie is a must-see for music lovers and anyone who believes in the transformative power of following one's dreams.

Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey is a 2012 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 53 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0 and a MetaScore of 53.

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