Turns out Jonah Hill may be able to make the shift behind the camera if his acting career dries up, as following its first festival screenings, the buzz around his directorial debut has been good. Mid90s has gotten some pretty good reviews, with many praising Hills delicate touch and commitment to recreating a period in the fairly recent past.
Here’s the synopsis: ‘Written and directed by Jonah Hill, Mid90s follows Stevie, a thirteen-year-old in 90s-era LA who spends his summer navigating between his troubled home life and a group of new friends that he meets at a Motor Avenue skate shop.’ The film stars Sunny Suljic, Lucas Hedges, Na-Kel Smith, Olan Prenatt, Gio Galicia, Ryder McLaughlin, Alexa Demie, and Katherine Waterston.
The movie is out October 19th in the US. No UK release date is set yet. Take a look at the trailer below. [Read more…]