Johnny Suede (1992)
Average Rating: 4.8/10
Reviews Counted: 11
Fresh: 4 | Rotten: 7
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Release Date: Aug 1, 1991 Wide
Average Rating: 2.9/5
User Ratings: 4,668
Tom DiCillo directed this surrealistic black comedy starring Brad Pitt as Johnny Suede, a young man with an attitude and an immense pompadour, who wants to be a rock n' roll star like his idol Ricky Nelson. He has all the stylistic accouterments, except a pair of black suede shoes. And one night, after leaving a nightclub, like manna from heaven, a pair of black suede shoes falls at his feet. Soon afterwards, the recently completed Johnny meets Darlette (Alison Moir), a sultry bohemian whom he
Aug 1, 1991 Wide
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Has a lot of appeal and potential, but it's sadly a wasted and utterly terrible experience...
Pitt's tendency to turn into a space cadet without a well-defined archetype to play slows the movie's pacing to a crawl
A bizarre, idiosyncratic fable that draws on Jarmusch's minimalist style (DiCillo was Jarmusch's lenser) and David Lynch's Erasrerhead.
Super odd indie flick with the worst movie hairdo ever, until Bill Murray did Kingpin.
Nice try, good style, but very boring.
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