Too Old to Die Young : first trailer for poisonous and violent for the series of Nicolas Winding Refn
This is a moment that we are waiting to lay eyes on the set of Nicolas Winding Refn. And here is precisely the fact that the trailer of ‘ Too Old to Die Young the tip of his scalpel.
Advertised as ultra-violent and super-excited, Too Old to Die Young (TOTDY to its friends) wants to be a diving hell in the shallows of Los Angeles, centered on three characters played by Jena Malone, Miles Teller, and John Hawkes. According to the synopsis, we will discover how these individuals pass away, in the depths of the City of Angels, criminal samurai.
This remains highly cryptic, which isn’t surprising especially coming from Nicolas Winding Refn. The director has indeed made a specialty of diverting expectations, and hybridize genres, getting the most often of the works of radical and exciting, at the risk of frustrating its audience.
But it is said that in the framework of a series Amazon 10 episodes, assisted by the photography of Darius Khondji, and accompanied by a cast promising, NWR has perhaps found a form that allows him to harmonise narration and digression. One thing is for sure : the result was wickedly out of the mouth.
Remains to know when we will be able to watch Too Old to Die Young.
John Hawkes has the air of having the big potato