Showing posts with label Italian American Films. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Italian American Films. Show all posts

Saturday, February 21, 2009

Frank Langella, Frost/Nixon- Will He Catch A Break & Win the Oscar?

If you've been following the Frank Langella (Italian-American) story, he was nominated for a Golden Globe and SAG awards this season for his portrayal of former President Nixon in "Frost/Nixon."

He was a gracious attendee at both shows and is now faced with Oscars. Will he be able to nab the coveted award of Hollywood? His competition is fierce but lets face it Frank Langella's acting career far surpasses the rest of the contenders. Watch the TRAILER HERE:

Read the full interview with Frank Langella.

Monday, December 15, 2008

"Cugini," The Movie--Directed By Italian-American, John Gigante, Now Available On DVD.

Italian American, John Gigante- is an actor, writer and director. He's making his directorial debut with this heart warming and touching movie called, "Cugini." Its a comedy with an amazing story of romance and love.

The story goes-- Hotshot filmmaker, Rick Cugini rediscovers the true meaning of love and family in the most ironic of places - his old Brooklyn neighborhood. When Rick Cugini learns he has a 5 year old son he never knew, and that his favorite childhood movie theater is closed, the commotion kicks off!
CUGINI stars Burt Young, John Gigante, Marrielle Monte, with a terrific supporting cast including Molly Price.

The film won:
*The Staten Island Film Festival
*Los Angeles Italian Film Awards

Visit the "Cugini" movie site and get a glimpse of this wonderful film. Its also available for purchase on DVD.