The Wannabe

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"Respect isn't earned. It's stolen."
  • R
  • 2015
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 5.1  (1,555)
  • 49

In this moody crime drama based on actual events that occurred in 1992, Gotti-obsessed Thomas falls in love with Rose and the two chase illusions of grandeur as they embark on a drug-infused crime spree. Arquette and Piazza offer emotionally powerful performances set against the backdrop of addiction and greed. Nick Sandow and executive producer Martin Scorsese take a truly fresh approach to the classic genre. This moving film tells the iconic mob story from a new perspective: an outlier’s point-of-view, with an unquenchable desire to live the cinematic fantasy of the mob lifestyle. The Wannabe is a stunning look at the pursuit of power.

The Wannabe
The Wannabe
The Wannabe

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In this moody crime drama based on actual events that occurred in 1992, Gotti-obsessed Thomas falls in love with Rose and the two chase illusions of grandeur as they embark on a drug-infused crime spree. Arquette and Piazza offer emotionally powerful performances set against the backdrop of addiction and greed. Nick Sandow and executive producer Martin Scorsese take a truly fresh approach to the classic genre. This moving film tells the iconic mob story from a new perspective: an outlier’s point-of-view, with an unquenchable desire to live the cinematic fantasy of the mob lifestyle. The Wannabe is a stunning look at the pursuit of power.

The Wannabe is a 2015 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.1 and a MetaScore of 49.

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  • Release Date
    2015
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 30 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.1  (1,555)
  • Metascore
    49