Five years after the finale of his most famous series, The Sopranos creator David Chase brings James Gandolfini with him in another tale of competing family lives with Not Fade Away. Set in the mid '60s, the film follows a young frontman of a nascent Jersey band as he strikes out to make it big in New York City while dealing with the shouted condescension of his mobster-like father. Dads just don't get packing up and joining bands, man! Though, in my experience, they also don't get packing up and joining LAN parties, so really there's no winning with these guys.
I hope it doesn't turn out that, in the final scene, the band somehow ends up being Journey.
Re-teaming with his The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford director to this time wield a pistol with a more darkly comic grip, Brad Pitt stars in Killing Them Softly, Andrew Dominik's adaptation of the George V. Higgins novel Cogan's Trade. In the film, a co... / Continue →
HBO has put up new trailers to a couple of their upcoming original movies, Cinema Verite and Thurgood. Verite stars Diane Lane, Tim Robbins, and James Gandolfini in the story of "The First Reality TV Family"--a family that's important to know about in case you go back in time, ... / Continue →
- That bonus Olsen, "Elizabeth," we just learned the existence of thanks to her highly-praised Sundance debut in Martha Marcy May Marlene? She's already accepted an offer to acting alongside Robert De Niro, Sigourney Weaver, and Cillian Murphy in Buried director Rodrigo Cortes'... / Continue →