Not Fade Away Synopsis
Three best friends from the suburbs of New Jersey decide to form a rock band.
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Movie Reviews

Absolutely boring and unwatchable

By mwgarb
The movie opens with a depiction of Jagger meeting Richards. It is charming and engaging. That is the last good moment of the movie. Just horrible. all the way around. It was like David Chase's...

So you want to me a rock star?

By calexan
This is a funny, poignant story of a young man growing up in the 1960s who wants his rock group to be the next Rolling Stones. We see his awkward attempts to find love, the jealousy he inspires in...

David Chase & Nemisis Kill Something Other Than Wise Guys.

By Al P
The Sopranos and what's this? Audience murder. Death by boredom. Chase must either be senile or high all the time now, since this confusing mess of a movie is just sad, and what's it really about?...

Beautiful Period Piece

By siralden
Beautifully Written. Pacing is great. Puts you right there with the hopes and dreams....


By mlfersko
Many people have said that if you hated the way David Chase ended the Sopranos, you'll hate the ending to this film. Well, I have not seen the Sopranos, but I did think the ending was interesting. In...

Will Fade Away

By LovesMoivies
Despite a gifted writer/director, and the rock cred.of its executive producer Van Zandt this is little film manages to be both earnest and half-hearted. It 's surprising not be be surprised by David...

Not Fade Away

By Cornell73moviefan
A great vignette of the '60s. I really enjoyed the music, the setting and the characters....

What is it?

By termehemret
Is it an art film? Or is it just unevenly paced?! I felt for the main characters but wish I wasn't expected to read their minds so much, specially at the end. The movie relies heavily on tv...

Loved it!

By blairwhunt
If you came of age in the 60's, loved the music and still love the music, it's a great little fim. It certainly can't be missed if you were in a band! I'll for sure rent it when it comes out in DVD...


By DOUG158
Nice story with a excellent soundtrack. Nice debut film from David Chase....

More Info

Rated NR | For Sexual Content, Pervasive Language and Some Drug Use
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says '60s-set coming-of-age tale has some edgy content.
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