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A Most Violent Year (2014) Review

Even solid, interesting performances can’t save a film that just is boring. A most violent year seems to rely on the two central performances and their ability to raise the quite stunted and dull movie into something worthwhile and dramatic. 689 more words

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Laurence Fishburne Puts a Hit on Fred Savage in LACMA’s ‘Goodfellas’ Live Read

“This is going to be a lot of fun watching people get killed!”

So joked director Jason Reitman as he kicked off the latest installment of Film Independent’s popular Live Read series on Thursday night with perhaps his boldest selection yet: Martin Scorsese’s “Goodfellas.” 785 more words

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Long Take project

This very famous long take from the film Goodfellas by Martin Scoresese (1990) inspired me to work on a club scene for my project. I was taken by the atmosphere and how the two are filmed walking through all the noise and yet all eyes are set on them, from an audience’s prospective. 40 more words

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My Five Favorite Movies

I’m not much of a cinema fan, that’s mostly because I find movies to be rather interminable. Recently, I’ve been trying to change that mentality by watching one film a week. 863 more words

Personal

this day in crime history: january 14, 1979

On this date in 1979, Lucchese crime family associate Thomas “Two-Gun Tommy” DeSimone was reported missing by his wife. Turns out he was whacked, reportedly by members of the Gambino family. 171 more words

True Crime

Oracolele din clasa a 7-a

Era la modă, pe vremea când eram eu în generală, ca fiecare copil cool (sau nu) să-și facă un oracol. Era deosebit de important ca oracolul să fie cât mai mișto, adică să avem caiete din alea șmechere cu tot felul de modele și spirale, să scriem întrebările cu pixuri colorate, să decorăm oracolul cu sclipici etc. 509 more words

Si Altele

Scenes that Crack me up

There are certain scenes from movies that have stuck with me all these years. No matter how much I watch them, they still crack me up!  18 more words

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