Some people say Tony Soprano was killed at the end while some believe he ate his onion rings at peace. Some of the audience hated the ending while some of them loved it. What about you? What do you guys think about the ending of ‘The Sopranos’. Well readers, for us the ending of the Sopranos was a brilliant one or we can say it was a kind of masterstroke.
About The Sopranos
The Sopranos is a crime drama based in New Jersey where the main protagonist Tony Soprano (James Gandolfini) struggles to manage a balance between his family and criminal life and he reveals his affairs to his psychiatrist friend Jennifer Melfi.
Originally released on January 10, 1999, it worked till June 10, 2007. This crime drama is rated 9.2/10 by IMDb. Also, this HBO series was a blockbuster and is believed to be based on the true story of Palermo who was an Italian American former mobster.
Why is The Sopranos believed to Be So Good?
The Sopranos, a well-written story, full of fun elements is one of the most innovative creations by David Chase that blew everyone’s mind. It gave the audience a completely new perception towards the Tv and told people that Tv can be much more than what it was. It is believed to be one of the greatest Tv series ever made and influences the direction, production, and narrative even today. This HBO series was a revolutionary Tv show that really set bars at that time. We can even say that The Sopranos was the show that opened new gateways for the entertainment world and after this show, only mind-boggling Tv series like The Wire, Breaking Bad was written.
So somewhere the credit goes to The Sopranos. James Gandolfini with his great acting skills became the antihero of Tv’s original which still remains at the top. The question that ‘Why the Sopranos was so Good’ can be answered as it had the best leading performances, intricate storytelling, and a long Last legacy throughout its 7 seasons.
The Sopranos Ending – A Masterstroke
” Tony sits on the dining table having his onion rings with his family at the Holsten’s Diner in the wake of a Hirf war between the New York and New Jersey Mafia Families. And suddenly the screen goes black. – The End”
What an ending!! The Sopranos was brilliant throughout and its ending (its finale) was like a cherry on the cake. This HBO series went crazy and with every season the colors got darker focusing on each and every little detail and hence was a great success. There has been a lot of debate for years and after a decade till now, people talk about the ending of the Sopranos. More the people talk about it, the more opinions come into play, and here’s our perception and some reasons why we believe that ‘ The Sopranos Ending’ was brilliant.
- The ending of the Sopranos was a good one. It left the audience thinking hard for what actually had happened. Basically the makers granted an open ending that led people to talk more of it( could be said as good publicity too).
- It opened a new path for Tv world by establishing an example that story endings can also be different from those so called stereotypical endings, something like gunfights.
- Well, the Sopranos series was a masterpiece, no doubt, but its ending was mind boggling. It left another level of mystery, maybe that is the reason it was the best ever.
- The ending was a twist itself. Just imagine if it would have ended happily, then the whole thrill of the full series would have been spoiled. And in case the ending would have been a tragedy like if Tony was killed that would have come off as cliche. So maintaining the balance Chase wrote the best ending ever.
So these were some of the reasons why the ending was a masterstroke but yes according to recent reports, David Chase has revealed that Tony was killed in the finale.