WHO’S IN IT?
John Turturro (Barton Fink), Bobby Cannavale (Blue Jasmine), Audrey Tautou (Amélie), Pete Davidson (What Men Want), Jon Hamm (Baby Driver), Susan Sarandon (Thelma & Louise), Sônia Braga (Kiss of the Spider Woman), Christopher Walken (The Deer Hunter), J.B. Smoove (Spider-Man: Far From Home), Tim Blake Nelson (The Ballad of Buster Scruggs), Gloria Reuben (Lincoln)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
John Turturro (Fading Gigolo), director, writer; Sidney Kimmel (Hell or High Water), John Penotti (Crazy Rich Asians), Robert Salerno (21 Grams), Fernando Sulichin (Snowden) and Paul Dominique Vacharasinthu (My Days of Glory), producers; Émilie Simon (March of the Penguins), composer; Peter Menzies Jr. (Gods of Egypt), cinematographer; Simona Paggi (Life Is Beautiful), editor
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
Smooth-talking petty thief Jesus Quintana (Turturro), newly released from prison, goes on an epic crime spree with his best friend Petey (Cannavale), picking up free-spirited hairdresser Marie (Tautou) along the way. The three of them travel across the rural backroads of New York, occupied with the nature of free love and happiness, and whatever it takes to achieve those things…
IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?
Both a remake of the 1974 French film Going Places and a spin-off of the Coen Brothers’ beloved cult comedy The Big Lebowski, John Turturro takes centre stage as he returns to his breakout character from the latter film – “nobody f**ks with the Jesus”!