In the era of cool, Bobby Darin (nee Walden Robert Cassotto) was the soundtrack and he's making a movie about his life. Starting with his youth in The Bronx, where he was stricken with rheumatic fever and was told he'd never live past 15. With the help of his mother, Bobby studies music and sets out to be "bigger than Sinatra". After Splish Splash becomes a hit on the music charts, he aims higher for Vegas, nightclubs, t.v., movies, and The Copacabana. While shooting a movie, he meets and marries Sandra Dee. After, it's balancing career, health, marriage and family life, balances he doesn't always keep. Directed by Kevin Spacey who also sang his own vocals.

    Cast of Characters

    Kevin Spacey...Bobby Darin/Walden Robert Cassotto
    Kate Bosworth...Sandra Dee
    John Goodman...Steve "Boom Boom" Blauner
    Bob Hoskins...Charlie Maffia
    Brenda Blethyn...Polly Cassotto
    Greta Scacchi...Mary Douvan
    Caroline Aaron...Nina Cassotto Maffia
    Peter Cincotti...Dick Behrke
    Michael Byrne...Dr. Andretti
    Matt Rippy...David Gershenson
    Gary Whelan...Jules Podell
    William Ullrich...Little Bobby