‘Capone’ Trailer: Tom Hardy and Josh Trank’s ‘Fonzo’ Gets New Title and First Footage
Published on Apr 15, 2020
Tom Hardy’s Al Capone drama “Fonzo” has been retitled “Capone” and is now set for a streaming debut this May. Filmmaker Josh Trank debuted the first official trailer for “Capone” on social media. The biographical drama takes place 10 years into Capone’s prison sentence. The 47-year-old gangster begins suffering from dementia and becomes haunted by his violent past. Joining Hardy on screen is Linda Cardellini, Matt Dillon, Kyle MacLachlan, and “Dunkirk” favorite Jack Lowden.
“Capone” is notable for being Trank’s first directorial effort since the notorious “Fantastic Four” box office bomb. The director feuded with studio 20th Century Fox over final cut privileges and reshoots and bashed the film’s theatrical release on Twitter, claiming he had a better version of the film before Fox meddled with it behind his back. Trank’s experience with “Fantastic Four” sent him to director’s jail, and now “Capone” aims to be a comeback.
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Author: Zack Sharf