Emmy Award®-winner James Gandolfini (All The King s Men TV s The Sopranos ) Oscar®-winner Susan Sarandon (Shall We Dance Stepmom) Oscar®-nominated Kate Winslet (Titanic Finding Neverland) Steve Buscemi (Fargo Reservoir Dogs) Mandy Moore (Chasing Liberty The Princess Diaries) Emmy Award®-winner Bobby Cannavale (Snakes on a Plane The Bone Collector) Golden Globe Award®-winner Mary-Louise Parker (Red Dragon Fried Green Tomatoes) Aida Turturro (Deep Blue Sea Sleepers) Emmy Award®-winner Eddie Izzard (My Super-Ex Girlfriend Ocean s Twelve) and Oscar®-winner Christopher Walken (Click The Wedding Crashers) lead an all-star cast in this down-and-dirty modern day musical set which tells the story of one man's journey into infidelity and redemption.Nick (Gandolfini) is an ironworker who builds and repairs bridges. He's married to Kitty (Sarandon) a dressmaker a strong and gentle woman with whom he has three daughters and must struggle to cope with her husband s betrayal. He is carrying on a torrid affair with a flame haired seductress named Tula (Winslet). It is only through a tragic twist of fate that Nick finally understands the extent of the pain he has inflicted on his family. With time running out he discovers the essential value of Kitty's love and respect.In an imaginative humorous and touching way Romance & Cigarettes explores the cost and value of a relationship through life and death. When the characters can no longer express themselves with language they break into song lip-synching the tunes lodged in their subconscious. It is their way to escape the harsh reality of their world - to dream to remember and to connect to another human being.