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By Richard Winters
My Rating: 9 out of 10
4-Word Review: Struggling comic craves fame.
Rupert Pupkin (Robert De Niro) is a lonely 34-year-old still living in the basement of his mother’s home while fantasizing about one day appearing on the top-rated Jerry Langford show as a stand-up comedian. 681 more words
One of the first things Martin Scorsese’s Goodfellas (which is a part of Warner Bros.’ Holiday Gift Guide) tells us about Jimmy Conway (Robert De Niro, in one of his best-loved performances) is that he was the kind of guy “who rooted for the bad guys in movies.” Better known as Jimmy “The Gent,” Conway was a remorseless killer and a stone-cold thief who was both a father figure to Tommy (Joe Pesci) and Henry (Ray Liotta). 795 more words