Strictly Sinatra Poster

Release Date: December 29th, 2001

DVD Release Date: August 27th, 2002

R|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
A Scottish singer with Italian roots, Tony Cocozza (Ian Hart) sticks to performing the repertoire of Frank Sinatra and dreams of making it big. Tony gets a chance at gaining a wider audience when he earns the admiration of crime boss Chisolm (Brian Cox), who draws the vocalist into illegal activities. As Tony attempts to romance the lovely Irene (Kelly Macdonald) and hide his shady associations from his friend and piano player, Bill (Alun Armstrong), his mob ties start to complicate his life.

Cast: Ian Hart, Kelly Macdonald, Alun Armstrong, Brian Cox, Tommy Flanagan, Iain Cuthbertson, Una McLean, Paul Doonan

Director: Peter Capaldi

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: DNA Pictures International

Keywords: Emotional, Brooding, Friend, Friendship, Pursuit, 2000s, Temptation


Nominated Carl Foreman Award for Special Achievement by a Director, Writer or Producer in Their First Feature Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2001)