Fred septuagenarians good mates Ballinger (Michael Caine) and Mick Boyle (Harvey Keitel) is a trip throughout the Swiss Alps and maintain at an opulent resort. Fred is a classical music composer retired, and the resort is approached by an emissary of Queen Elizabeth II for it proposes to interpret the music’s effectively-identified “Simple Songs” throughout the reside efficiency organized on the occasion of the birthday of the Prince Philip. Fred refuses this provide on the grounds that it isn’t occupied with further interpret – even when he nonetheless composes songs in his ideas when alone.
Mick is a film director and works with a gaggle of writers to develop the script of his latest film often called “legacy” left by mankind. Also with them is a irritated actor named Jimmy Tree (Paul Dano) who’s remembered by the parents on account of interpretation of a robotic. Fred and Mick replicate on their earlier, admitting that their reminiscences disappear and that their future is not going to be so vibrant.
Daughter and his assistant Fred, Lena (Rachel Weisz) is married to Mick’s boy, nevertheless he leaves it to have a relationship with pop star named Paloma Faith. Lena can be the spring that flows and their fury upon her father who was on a regular basis distant from her when she was little. Envoy returns and bursts into tears when Lena Fred says he will not interpret the piece as a result of the soprano belongs solely to his partner and she or he can not sing.