No, that's not a castle, it's LA's own Chateau Marmont. This movie screams, "I'm too f%ck*g cool for school." Why, you ask? First off, it's a film from honorary LA native Sofia Coppola, which guarantees amazing cinematography, original music, and a great soundtrack. (I happen to love her movies, but to those who don't, at least you get the above mentioned treats.) Sofia's boyfriend heads up the one and only band Phoenix, which did the original music along with a brilliant song by Julian Casablancas, lead singer of the Strokes (curbside listening service available below).
I also think the cast is pretty frecking cool ... Elle Fanning, Benicio Del Toro, Michelle Monoghan, singer C.C. Sheffield, Simone designer Katie Nehra, Coppola cousin and lead singer of Rooney, Robert Schwartzman (Winward '01), Taylor Locke (Crossroads), Sonja Kinski (Whatever happened to her? She used to be a girl about town) Laura Ramsey, and super model Erin Wasson, whom I loveee.
Read the rest of this story, listen to the soundtrack and watch the trailer on The Daily Truffle.
This story was re-published courtesy of The Daily Truffle. It was written by Lauren Q. Brokaw, a contributor and co-owner at The Daily Truffle. The Daily Truffle is a Los Angeles social diary written by a circle of high school friends who grew up together in L.A. View more of Lauren's society, fashion and party writing on The Daily Truffle.
The Morning Email helps you start your workday with everything you need to know: breaking news, entertainment and a dash of fun. Learn more