The Jesus Rolls: Big Lebowski spin-off gets first trailer

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John Turturro returns as Jesus Quintana in The Jesus Rolls – and here’s the trailer.

It’s not an official sequel or anything like that, but the character of Jesus Quintana – brought to life in the Coen brothers’ huge favourite The Big Lebowski – is getting another big screen adventure. John Turturro is reprising the role in the film The Jesus Rolls, and he’s also written the screenplay and has directed the movie.

The film is due in UK cinemas on March 20th, with an on demand release the following week. And here’s both the trailer and the official synopsis.

The trailer first…

And here’s the synopsis…

Fresh out of prison, smooth-talking petty thief Jesus Quintana (John Turturro, The Big Lebowski, O Brother, Where Art Thou?) is ready to roll with his best friend Petey (Bobby Cannavale) riding shotgun. Picking up free-spirited hairdresser Marie (Audrey Tautou) along the way, the three embark on an epic petty crime spree across the rural backroads of New York.

Taking in the idyllic landscapes from the window of a stolen muscle car, the trio spend their days occupied with free love and the pursuit of happiness, and doing whatever it takes to get it…

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