"It's not a question of being careful, it's a question of knowing how to play ping-pong"
over 5 years
The vignettes, the pictures and soundtrack were superb
almost 6 years
I honestly dont know why I liked this film. Characters are unapologetically indifferent.
Didn't quite have the spark it needed to justify its length. Though Penn was inspiring.
Honestly, the only reason I watched it is because my boyfriend made me.
over 7 years
It's ... well, didn't like that much. But Sean's work is impressive.
Interesting, about the need for redemption. Worth watching for David Byrne's appearance.
Great movie, great acting, great characters, wonderful cinematography.
over 8 years
This Must Be the Place is a 2011 drama film directed by Paolo Sorrentino, written by Sorrentino and Umberto Contarello. It stars Sean Penn and Frances McDormand. The film deals with a middle-aged wealthy rock star who becomes bored in his retirement and takes on the quest of finding his father's tormentor, a Nazi war criminal who is a refugee in the United States.
The film was an Italian majority production with co-producers in France and Ireland. Principal photography began in August 2010. Filming took place in Ireland, Italy, as well as the states of Michigan, New Mexico and New York. The film played in competition at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival.
Cheyenne (Sean Penn) is a wealthy former rock star, now bored and jaded in his retirement in Dublin. He travels to New York to reconcile with his estranged father during his final hours, only to arrive too late. After learning the true extent of his father's humiliation in Auschwitz at the hands of former SS Officer Aloise Lange, Cheyenne...