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Thinking like a Gangster: Reflections on Martin Scorsese's Goodfellas

On October 16th, 2014, I, Dori, watched Goodfellas (1990) for the first time. I am certainly glad that I did. Of course, since everyone else in the world has already seen the film, it feels pretty pointless to review it. 2,554 more words

Film

GFSI News: Goodfella's Shut Down by Dept. of Health

According to the Staten Island Advance, Goodfella’s pizzeria, located at 1718 Hylan Boulevard was shut down earlier today after a violation from the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. 89 more words

Gluten Free

When Weeds Went Tarantino

I’ve been binge-watching the Showtime series Weeds over the past few years. I’m up to season six of this bizarre yet entertaining show about Nancy Botwin (Mary-Louise Parker in a Golden Globe-winning performance), a widow who becomes a drug dealer to keep her family afloat. 348 more words

Classic Film

A quick-pick-me up with.... Gaaaaarlic!

Garlic, what is there not to love about it? Although it’s always associated with petrifying a vampire, it can be due to the bad breath it brings along. 316 more words

Fitness

How the Boston College point-shaving scandal reached the screen

Some background on the story behind ESPN’s “30 For 30″ documentary “Playing For The Mob”: First, if you haven’t seen it, see it! Emmy-winning director Joe Lavine and co-director Cayman Grant weave a great tale and raise a lot of questions that linger even now, more than 30 years after the fact. 113 more words

Basketball

Three Robert DeNiro (2014)

1. “Awakenings”.
2. “Cape Fear”.
3. “Goodfellas”.
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To see “Meet the Fockers” again.

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