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Scorsese’s De-Aged ‘Irishman’ Caps Epic Gangster Canon
4 days ago

Scorsese’s De-Aged ‘Irishman’ Caps Epic Gangster Canon

“The Irishman” spends a good 20 minutes making you pine for better gangster movies from living legend Martin Scorsese.

Been there, whacked that.

Where’s the black humor of “Goodfellas?” The …
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Critic v Critic: The Great Scorsese-MCU Debate
3 weeks ago

Critic v Critic: The Great Scorsese-MCU Debate

The biggest movie news these days has nothing to do with Skywalkers or satirical Nazis.

It’s two of Hollywood’s most talented directors taking direct aim at the Marvel Cinematic Universe, …
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Scorsese’s ‘Silence’ Tests Our Faith in the Maestro
3 years ago

Scorsese’s ‘Silence’ Tests Our Faith in the Maestro

Passion projects come with more pitfalls than your standard Hollywood film.

Nurse a story long enough and you become blind to its limitations. It’s one way to process “Silence,” a …
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5 Reasons HBO’s ‘Vinyl’ Is Unwatchable
4 years ago

5 Reasons HBO’s ‘Vinyl’ Is Unwatchable

By  •  Reviews, TV

“The guy on the first date is just a mess. He has no actual personality. He’s just a mishmash of different kinds of dudes for a couple seconds.”

The same …
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Why Scorsese Sets Table for Meaty Dramas
4 years ago

Why Scorsese Sets Table for Meaty Dramas

Tommy (Joe Pesci), Jimmy (Robert De Niro) and Henry (Ray Liotta) simply wanted to snag a shovel from Tommy’s mother’s house to help bury the guy.

But when Tommy’s mom …
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