Down the Shore (2011) - News Poster


Blu-ray, DVD Release: Down the Shore

Blu-ray & DVD Release Date: April. 9, 2013

Price: DVD $22.98, Blu-ray $24.99

Studio: Anchor Bay

James Gandolfini and Famke Janssen star in Down the Shore.

James Gandolfini (Zero Dark Thirty), Famke Janssen (Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters) and Joe Pope (Tinsel Town) star in the 2011 independent drama-romance film Down the Shore.

Set on the Jersey Shore, the lives of three childhood friends—Bailey (Gandolfini), Wiley (Pope) and Mary (Janssen)—begin to unravel when a deadly secret from their past is revealed. Oh, and Wiley is actually married Mary and the two have a mentally disabled son, Martin (John Magaro), who

The directorial debut of longtime acting and dialect coach Harold Guskin, Down the Shore is filled with the kind of iconography we’ve come to expect from the past couple of decades of cinematic depictions of the Jersey shore, including desolate amusement parks, dark and lonely bars and seedy movie theaters. But as they
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Review: 'Down The Shore' With James Gandolfini & Famke Janssen An Overheated Jersey Melodrama

What is it about Jersey that causes filmmakers to make films which constantly talk about escaping from or dreading a return to the Garden State? If I didn’t just answer my own question, there’s always “Down The Shore,” an actors' showcase melodrama that captures the small town as a prison where characters are doomed to serve penance for sins of the past. The tourism board really needs to do something about this trend. Jersey icon James Gandolfini is Bailey, an unlikely emcee for the local carnival grounds with his imposing shoulders and jowly grimace. Long expecting a return from Paris by his sister Susan (Maria Dizzia), he is shocked to learn that she has passed, her remains now dust in an urn. Dizzia is only glimpsed in a prologue and flashbacks, but she is a vulnerable, delicate presence. It’s not terribly unexpected that the filmmakers turn her smile into a foreboding omen.
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Down the Shore Poster with James Gandolfini

Anchor Bay Films has revealed a new poster for Harold Guskin's thriller Down the Shore. James Gandolfini, Famke Janssen, Joseph Pope and Edoardo Costa star in this romantic drama about a three longtime friends, who uncover a deadly secret. This one-sheet features a look at the old Jersey Shore. Take a look.

Down the Shore will be released April 9th, 2013 and stars Famke Janssen, James Gandolfini, John Magaro, Maria Dizzia, Gabrielle Lazure, Kate Skinner, Edoardo Costa, Ruza Madarevic. The film is directed by Harold Guskin.
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Robbins, Gandolfini join HBO film

Robbins, Gandolfini join HBO film
Tim Robbins and James Gandolfini are joining Diane Lane in HBO Films' "Cinema Verite." The project is slated to go in to production this summer in Los Angeles.

Written by David Seltzer, the film is a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the groundbreaking documentary "An American Family." When it premiered on PBS in 1973, it was the first of its kind to show a real-life family dealing with problems including struggles divorce and sexual identity.

Robbins and Lane will play parents Bill and Pat Loud, respectively, and Gandolfini will portray documentary producer Craig Gilbert.

Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini are directing. Executive producers are Gavin Polone and Zanne Devine.

Tim Robbins, repped by UTA, is shooting "Green Lantern."

Gandolfini, repped by CAA, has several upcoming features including "Welcome to the Rileys," opposite Kristen Stewart; "The Last Kiddie Ride," with Famke Janssen; and "Mint Julep."
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