I haven’t connected with any of Cameron Crowe’s movies on a huge level since Vanilla Sky in 2001 (my god, is that really 15 years ago?). But I won’t give up on the man who had a streak that contained Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous and the aforementioned Tom Cruise starrer.
The type of big-budget drama that Crowe makes is dying on the big screen and TV seems like the perfect fit for this type of story. Roadies looks like it sits perfectly in Crowe’s sphere – and I’m hoping for great things. Check out the trailer: