Synopsis by Jack Rodgers
A Polish immigrant living in Pennsylvania (Jack Black) yearns to become a famous polka bandleader, and turns to a Ponzi scheme targeting senior citizens in order to finance his dream. This comedy-drama is based on a stranger-than-fiction true story, and co-stars Jenny Slate, Jason Schwartzman, Jacki Weaver, and J.B. Smoove. Written and directed by Maya Forbes and Wallace Wolodarsky.
bandleader, dream, Polish-American, polka