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Movie Preview: The High Note

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An LA woman dreams of making music

Set in the LA music scene, The High Note is the story of Grace Davis (Tracee Ellis Ross), a superstar whose talent and ego have reached unbelievable heights. Maggie (Dakota Johnson) is Grace’s overworked personal assistant who’s stuck running errands, but still aspires to her childhood dream of becoming a music producer. When Grace’s manager (Ice Cube) presents her with a choice that could alter the course of her career, Maggie and Grace come up with a plan that could change their lives forever.

The High Note is released in cinemas on Sep 10.

Vocabulary:

aspire : to want to achieve something or to be successful - ตั้งปณิธาน

ego : your idea or opinion of yourself, or a great feeling of your own importance and ability - ภาพลักษณ์แห่งตน, ความถือตัวเองว่าสำคัญ, การถือว่าตัวเองเหนือกว่าคนอื่น

errand : a small job that involves going to collect or deliver something - ธุระ

heights : a better or greater level of something; a situation where something is very good - จุดสุดยอด

producer : a person who makes the practical and financial arrangements needed to make a film, play, television or radio programme - ผู้อำนวยการสร้างภาพยนต์, ผู้ผลิต

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