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I've just finished reading: Goodfellas by Nicholas Pileggi (1985)

This is one of my favourite films, I even prefer it to The Godfather (as much as I love that film). So when I found the book, I was over the moon. 178 more words


Frank Albanese Dies: Tough-Guy Actor In 'The Sopranos' & 'Goodfellas' Was 84

Frank Albanese, a boxer-turned-actor who played Tony Soprano’s farm-owning “Uncle Pat” on The Sopranos and appeared in Goodfellas among other films, died Monday at a hospice on Staten Island, NY. 201 more words


A-Z of 90´s Films and Fashion (G-I)

Day 3 of my A-Z of 90’s film and fashion.  Today you have letters G-I and some more fabulous film inspired fashion looks.

G = GoodFellas… 339 more words


Top 10 Movie Soundtracks

I have a fond appreciation for music, so I naturally go bananas when I watch a movie that has a killer soundtrack/playlist. There are some exceptional movies that contain music that is just as great as the film itself, and the not so good movies that have phenomenal songs, so by default they become guilty pleasure films. 2,551 more words


Top 10 "Best Picture" Losers

Sometimes the Academy gets things wrong when giving out their awards every year, or sometimes there are just two very deserving films.  One of the reasons why I like watching the Oscars so much is because it gives me a chance to go on more extravagant movie rants to all of my friends who, quite frankly, couldn’t care less.   828 more words

Top Movies Lists


“Do you think I’m a good actor, Ari?”

In HBO’s Entourage, struggling hunk Vincent Chase begs his agent for reaffirmation. “I didn’t sign you because I thought you could act,” replies Ari wryly, “I signed you because you were a movie star.” 1,001 more words


Movie Wisdom - Robert De Niro Edition

My stepdaughter saw The Intern and came home talking about how much she liked it. As she talked, I wondered if she had ever seen a Robert De Niro movie before. 333 more words