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Not Fade Away

My James Gandolfini Story

Mike Ryan | Posted 08.19.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

It's embarrassing to admit when the death of a famous person -- basically, a stranger -- affects me emotionally. I can name them all right now: John Ritter, Tim Russert, Roger Ebert and, now, James Gandolfini.

When Movies Aren't Audience-Friendly

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.12.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

You know what an audience-friendly film is. It tells a story that engages you about characters you can like and root for. Yet those films -- movies that seek to tell a story that uplifts or inspires -- often get short shrift from critics for that reason alone.

Rock and Roll Boot Camp, Jersey Style

Matthew Kohut | Posted 03.31.2013 | Entertainment
Matthew Kohut

It takes painstaking work to replicate a mid-sixties Jersey garage band, particularly when your boss is Steven Van Zandt of E Street Band fame.

Movie Review: On the Road

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.17.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's taken me a while to get around to it, but I wanted to offer a nod of approval for Walter Salles' On the Road, which came out in limited release at the end of 2012.

Not the Best, But My Favorite Films of 2012

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.02.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Here, in no particular order, are my favorite films of 2012. Some are great, some are guilty pleasures -- but all of them are films that gave me a jolt in some way, or reminded me why I love watching movies.

Popcorn Preview: Not Fade Away

Leslie Sisman | Posted 02.27.2013 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Film: Not Fade Away (2012) Cast includes: Jon Magaro (My Soul to Take), Jack Huston (The Twilight Saga: Eclipse), Will Brill (King Kelly), James Gando...

Christopher Rosen

'Sopranos' Creator: 'Everyone Seems Pissed Off All The Time'

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 12.22.2012 | Entertainment

David Chase never had to deal with Twitter during his tenure as show runner of "The Sopranos." It's a good thing, too, since one only needs to look at...

Mighty Movie Podcast: Steven Van Zandt and Jack Huston on Not Fade Away

Dan Persons | Posted 02.19.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

The 'burbs are alive with the sound of music. Especially in the sixties, especially if you were a teen in New Jersey jamming with your friends in a ga...

Movie Review: Not Fade Away

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.19.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

David Chase's Not Fade Away is one of my favorite films of 2012, a heartfelt but clear-eyed look at what it's like to be a teen-ager who falls in love with rock'n'roll.

What's The Word On 'Not Fade Away'?

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 12.19.2012 | Entertainment

-- As drummer in a forgotten New Jersey band in the 1960s, David Chase never got close – never even got close to close – to making it in ...

'Sopranos' Team Back Together

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 12.17.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- After "The Sopranos" went black, David Chase's next move was never in question: He would make a movie. In all Chase's time toiling as a w...

WATCH: 'Sopranos' Creator's First Film

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.05.2012 | Entertainment

David Chase's "Not Fade Away" premiered at the New York Film Festival on Friday morning, and in a bid to capitalize on that buzz, Paramount has unveil...

New York Film Festival Line-Up Announced

Posted 08.16.2012 | Entertainment

The 2012 New York Film Festival announced its main slate of movies Thursday. The 32 movies draw from a healthy mix of big named directors and indie fa...

'Sopranos' Creator Nabs Huge Honor

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 08.15.2012 | Entertainment

David Chase, the man behind the "Sopranos," has reason to celebrate this evening. Chase's first feature film, "Not Fade Away," has been selected as th...