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R| 1 hr. 52 min.

Plot Summary
In 1960s New Jersey, Doug (John Magaro) drops out of college to devote his energies to the rock band he founded in high school, much to the chagrin of his father (James Gandolfini). When Gene (Jack Huston), the band's lead singer, has a mishap that temporarily knocks him out as frontman, Doug takes over. The band's new sound is a hit with the crowd, leading to Gene's ever-increasing resentment. Meanwhile, Wells (Will Brill), another bandmate, struggles with the group's reach for fame.

Cast: John Magaro , James Gandolfini , Bella Heathcote , Jack Huston , Will Brill , Dominique McElligott , Molly Price , Isiah Whitlock Jr.

Director: David Chase

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Paramount Vantage

Not Fade Away (2012)

Release Date: December 21st, 2012|1 hr. 52 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 6 )
  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    His (Chase) ardent, acutely observed debut makes him, at 67, a filmmaker to watch. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Not Fade Away is a movie by a filmmaker who treasures his memories, cares about social history and relishes getting it right. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The highlight of Not Fade Away, a meandering and bittersweet coming-of-age story, is its killer '60s pop-rock soundtrack. show more

  • January 31, 2013 doreen90755
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    Just LOVED this movie. This could\'ve been my senior year in High School ! My boyfriend and I listened to all the older blues artists and songs referred to in this film. That is why we loved the Rolling Stones so much, because they liked them, too ! I am definitely buying the soundtrack .

  • January 12, 2013 edward
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    Love this movie. Why anyone would not is beyond me.

  • January 11, 2013 lleslieblues
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    great movie....first time posting...lol see below

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'Not Fade Away' Clip: A Garage Band Rocks Out In David Chase's New Film (VIDEO)

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Eric Larnick on Dec 17th, 2012 11:08AM

To get you excited for "Not Fade Away," we don't need to say anything more than "Because it's David Chase." But this is the season of giving, and Moviefone has an exclusive look at the...

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