The Birthday Cake (2021)
Crime, Drama, Thriller | English
Director: Jimmy Giannopoulos
'The Birthday Cake' is a gangster crime-thriller starring Ewan McGregor, Val Kilmer, Lorraine Bracco, Penn Badgley, John Magaro, and William Fichtner.
Synopsis: On the 10th anniversary of his father's death, Giovanni reluctantly accepts the task of bringing a cake to the home of his uncle, a mob boss, for a celebration. Just two hours into the night, Gio's life is forever changed.
"[Giannopoulos is] canny with mood and unafraid to experiment with the rhythms of violence. I, for one, am keen to see what he does next."
– Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times
"A formidable showcase for an emerging director."
– Alex Saveliev, Film Threat