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Goodfellas

“To me, it meant being somebody in a neighbourhood full of nobodies.”  44 more words

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Inherent Vice

Christopher Hitchens used to say there isn’t a more unforgivable sin than being boring.  (And, accordingly, no more miserable human experience than being bored.)  However, in spending the final decade of his life engaged in high-spirited debates over such disparate subjects as the Iraq War and the (non-)existence of God, Hitchens conceded that to be passionately engaged on one side of a contentious issue requires making the same arguments over and over and over again.   1,008 more words

Review: GoodFellas

Directed by Martin Scorsese

Certificate 18

Starring Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino

Released 20th January 2017

I rarely use the word ‘masterpiece’.  755 more words

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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. 184 more words

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Scorsese's 'Silence' Not Quite Golden, But Definitely Worthy of a Silver Medal

Movie Review: Silence

 

R | 2h 41min

Director: Martin Scorsese

Stars: Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Liam Neeson

by Jason Koenigsberg

Decades in the making, false starts, a grueling shoot and long post production, Martin Scorsese’s spiritual passion project… 775 more words

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Strike a Blow Against Global Cubicle-ism!

So I admit I’ve never been much into the donations racket, and I find it somewhat ridiculous when I see someone with a Patreon that has numerous devoted fans pledging to give like two thousand bucks per youtube video a person makes. 557 more words

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Goodfellas, Cape Fear & The Thing all Amongst Special Screenings at Odeon Cinemas in Coming Months

By Jay Hunter – Odeon Cinemas have been entertaining the nation since 1930, growing into the #1 cinema brand in the UK, Odeon always strives to push new cinema technologies such as iSense, IMAX and D-Box. 344 more words

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