Down the Shore Poster

Release Date: 2011

DVD Release Date: April 9th, 2013

R|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
Dark secrets come to light when the owner (James Gandolfini) of a rundown amusement park encounters a stranger (Edoardo Costa) who brings news of his younger sister's death.

Cast: James Gandolfini, Famke Janssen, Edoardo Costa, John Magaro, Maria Dizzia, Gabrielle Lazure, Ruza Madarevic, Joseph Pope

Director: Harold Guskin

Genres: Thriller, Drama

Production Co: Jersey Shore

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Down the Shore suggests what might happen if TBS and Bruce Springsteen were to collaborate on a sitcom set in hell. show more

  • Illness, death, bad fathers and bad marriages, suppressed old loves — there's nothing new here, yet we are held by the way ordinary suffering has hardened into an emotional prison for three old friends. show more

  • Gandolfini acquits himself well in a rare big-screen lead as the depressed operator of a rinky-dink amusement park in the waning days of winter. show more

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