The Jesus Rolls Trailer: First Look At Star-Studded Large Lebowski Spinoff
John Turturro is again to penetrate the thriller of ladies in a brand new trailer for The Jesus Rolls, the highly-anticipated Large Lebowski spinoff.
John Turturro returns in a brand new trailer for the Large Lebowski spinoff The Jesus Rolls. It’s been 22 years because the Coen Brothers’ Large Lebowski first launched audiences to its forged of now-iconic characters, together with Jeff Bridges’ timeless The Dude, John Goodman’s Walter Sobchak and naturally Turturro’s Jesus Quintana aka The Jesus.
All these years later followers nonetheless clamor to see these characters to return in a Large Lebowski sequel, however given the Coens’ said aversion to revisiting their very own previous works, it appears chances are high slim that goals of a Lebowski follow-up will ever come true. Certainly, the closest factor followers have gotten within the final twenty years to an official Lebowski revisit was a Tremendous Bowl advert wherein Bridges reprised the position of The Dude alongside Sarah Jessica Parker as her Intercourse and the Metropolis character Carrie Bradshaw (not precisely what Lebowski followers have been hoping for). However now, a Lebowski character is eventually returning for a whole film, as Turturro places again on his bowling sneakers and hair-net to play The Jesus as soon as once more.
The brand new trailer for The Jesus Rolls, written and directed by Turturro, sees the titular The Jesus and his band of fellow off-beat characters hitting the highway – and performing some bowling (after all). See the clip within the house beneath (by way of Display screen Media Movies):
Loosely based mostly on the French movie Les Valseuses, The Jesus Rolls was initially going to be titled Going Locations (after the unique French movie’s American launch title) earlier than being picked up by Display screen Media for North American distribution. On the time the brand new title was launched, Turturro spoke in regards to the movie’s mission in an announcement, saying “It appears like time to launch a transgressive movie in regards to the stupidity of males who try to fail and take a look at higher to grasp and penetrate the thriller of ladies.”
Certainly, the unique French movie was thought-about very daring in its time, because it explored the carnal exploits of its lead characters performed by Gerard Depardieu and Patrick Dewaere. These characters have been nonetheless younger males, whereas Turturro’s Jesus is nicely into middle-age, which presumably means he has much less excuse for any “stupidity.” Alongside for the experience with Turturro are Bobby Cannavale, Jon Hamm, Audrey Tautou, Susan Sarandon, Pete Davidson, Christopher Walken and Tim Blake Nelson.
It stays to be seen if The Jesus Rolls will fulfill Large Lebowski followers who’ve waited all these years to see considered one of their favourite characters return to the large display screen. Not less than going by the trailer, it appears Turturro is able to absolutely unleash The Jesus, who was solely a secondary determine within the unique film, and that ought to make for some very entertaining, if silly, adventures.