Realistically, a film like Blinded by the Light (dir. Gurinder Chadha, rated M) should be right up my alley. From the director of football film staple Bend It Like Beckham, this film centres on Javed (Viveik Kalra), an isolated and alienated teen in 1980s working-class Britain, who discovers liberation from economic depression, everyday racism and his strict father in the music of Bruce Springsteen. Here's the thing - I'm an enormous Springsteen fan and, though the story is built around Javed's British immigrant narrative, connecting to the universal themes and ideas of the Boss is an experience shared the world