Johnny Suede

Johnny Suede

"Keeping up an image can be a full time job."
  • R
  • 1992
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 5.8  (3,720)
  • 53

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?

Johnny Suede
Johnny Suede
Johnny Suede

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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?

Johnny Suede is a 1992 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8 and a MetaScore of 53.

Johnny Suede is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon Prime, Apple TV+, Google Play and YouTube VOD. Some platforms allow you to rent Johnny Suede for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1992
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 30 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.8  (3,720)
  • Metascore
    53