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The Last Rites of Joe May

  • Indiewire  News

    Actor Dennis Farina Dead at 69

    Veteran character actor Dennis Farina, best known for playing his fair share of weathered tough guys in films like "Out of Sight," "Get Shorty," "Midnight Run," has died at 69, his publicist confirmed today. A former Chicago police officer, Farina is best known to most for his portrayal of Detective...

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    Tribeca Film Goes for Dennis Farina Drama "The Last Rites of Joe May"

    Tribeca Film has acquired North American rights to Joe Maggio's drama "The Last Rites of Joe May." The film, which centers on a hustler (Dennis Farina) and his road to redemption, world premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival earlier this year.

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  • Indiewire  Reviews

    REVIEW | "The Last Rites of Joe May" is a Clich├ęd Drama, But It Works

    Dennis Farina's washed-up hustler in "The Last Rites of Joe May" is designed in the mold of a classic movie star tough guy, but the veteran character actor's performance also serves to disassemble that same archetype. Freed from a Chicago hospital after a bout with pneumonia, ...

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