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"The Raid 2: Berandal" Review: Holy S**T!

The Raid: Redemption is widely regarded as the best action film of all time by those who have two eyes connected to a brain. The choreography was flawless, the action sequences frequent and brutal and it contains  999 more words

Movie Review: Rob the Mob

I grew up around all types of fictionalized gangsters.

From 90′s hip-hop to Hollywood versions of true stories like Goodfellas and Casino, I spent a lot of time viewing the faces and listening to the voices that represented the underbelly of society, and I gotta admit: I loved that shit. 827 more words


Top 5 Movies Martin Scorsese Wanted To Make But Didn't

5) Dino -

Following the 1995 production of Casino, Warner Brothers intended to make a Dean Martin biopic by re-teaming the writing/directing team of Nicholas Pileggi and Martin Scorsese. 785 more words


Movie title: When Bonnie Stutters

This is another story about a prostitute. It could be, although somewhat unrelated, sequel to ‘Bonnie and Bonnie’, and it also could be that her name, again, is Bonnie. 58 more words

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How Willy Loman met the Goodfellas

Scott Greenfield wrote a post recently describing his experiences as a young lawyer. Perhaps I read too much into it, but it is pretty clear that some of his clients were, as they say, “connected.”  Scott wrote in response to my query about whether I should stick my nose into situations where a third-party was paying the defendant’s fee in a criminal case. 1,123 more words

My favorite villians...

Now these are not in any order.  That would be like asking me which one of my kids I love more…but I’ll give you a hint its the other one. 978 more words


Shapstik’s Movie Clip of the Week: Goodfellas (1990)

“What did I tell you!?”

Although it took great restraint not to opt for the “how the f**k am I funny” scene from my favourite Scorsese picture, I am glad I went for Jimmy’s outburst, as it displays one of the most magic partnerships in De Niro and the great director. 277 more words