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Decades Blogathon - Casino (1995)

As hard as it may be to believe we are entering the home stretch of the Decades Blogathon, hosted by myself and the indubitable Tom from… 427 more words

Blogathons

The Big Wedding - 2013

“A long-divorced couple fakes being married as their family unites for a wedding.”

Not the typical type of film I would usually indulge in but one very suited to a boring Sunday afternoon when you need a bit of cheering up. 238 more words

TV & FIlm

Taxi Driver (1976)

The sleazy and haunting urban atmosphere created by this film’s gritty cinematography and beautifully melancholic soundtrack is incredible and truly captivating. The plot is quite loose and meandering, with no real destination, so the film seems to be more of a character study than anything else. 34 more words

Film Reviews

"Passion trumps common sense." ~ Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro gave a speech to NYU graduates of the Tisch School of the Arts recently.

Please find his speech online and watch.

Especially if you’re feeling the weight of rejection because his advice applies to anyone trying to make it in the arts. 17 more words

AMERICAN HUSTLE (2013): Exactly As I Thought

Director David O. Russell’s film is good and Bradley Cooper, Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Jennifer Lawrence and Jeremy Renner are all great in their roles. 114 more words

Drama

The Very Best Of - Robert De Niro

Considered by many as the greatest actors of all time, Robert De Niro has had an illustious career that spanned six decades and earned him seven Academy Award nominations and two wins. 600 more words

Martin Scorsese