- 1 hr 30 min
Johnny Suede is the 1991 comedy directorial debut of director Tom DiCillo, starring Brad Pitt as Johnny Suede, a wannabe rock-star, with the attitude and looks to fit the part. As a shadow of his idol, rock star Ricky Nelson, Johnny will do anything to be in his shoes, and as a twist of fate, that is just what happens. The film also stars actress Catherine Keener in a powerful role as Yvonne, who tries to set Johnny Suede on the right path. It also features appearances from Samuel Jackson and Nick Cave. Johnny Suede is a film packed with adventure, fun, lust, indulgence, and good old rock and roll. Watch a man struggle with his passion, and eventually achieve his wildest dreams, but is this what he really wants? Is this what will truly make him happy?