Check out a new, the second movie trailer for Paolo Sorrentino’s This Must Be The Place, starring Academy-Award winner Sean Penn.
Sean plays Cheyenne, a retired wealthy rock star who sets on a quest to avenge his father’s persecutor at Auschwitz, SS Officer Aloise Muller. After his father dies he travels across America to find the ex-Nazi war criminal.
Here’s the official synopsis:
Cheyenne, a wealthy former rock star (Sean Penn), now bored and jaded in his retirement embarks on a quest to find his father’s persecutor, an ex-Nazi war criminal now hiding out in the U.S. Learning his father is close to death, he travels to New York in the hope of being reconciled with him during his final hours, only to arrive too late. Having been estranged for over 30 years, it is only now in death that he learns the true extent of his father’s humiliation in Auschwitz at the hands of former SS Officer Aloise Muller – an event he is determined to avenge. So begins a life-altering journey across the heartland of America to track down and confront his father’s nemesis.
The film also stars Frances McDormand, Harry Dean Stanton and Judd Hirsch.
Did we mention the Talking Heads appear in this movie? That’s it.
No official release date has been set for This Must Be The Place, but we can expect it to see it play in limited theaters during December 2011.