Set against the golden backdrop of 1950’s Hollywood, James Dean explores the tragedies and insecurities that fueled Dean’s burning ambition to succeed as an actor, and ultimately lead to his downfall. From the devastating loss of his mother at an early age and his fractured relationship with his father, through his astonishingly rapid rise as one of film’s most celebrated icons, to his tragic death at the age of 24. James Dean tells the story behind the legend....
Starring James Franco, Michael Moriarty, Valentina Cervi
Director Mark Rydell