Revisit: The Good Shepherd
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Revisit: The Good Shepherd

De Niro wants the film to be political, but he is too cavalier with historical…

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Hands of Stone
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Hands of Stone

Hands of Stone isn't the black eye on the boxing genre, but it presents the…

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Holy Hell! Casino Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Casino Turns 20

Casino is brilliant not because it’s unique in Martin Scorsese’s oeuvre, but because it’s familiar.

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Silver Linings Playbook
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Silver Linings Playbook

Sometimes it is difficult to parse true critical reaction from the gut-punch of poignant nostalgia.…

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List Inconsequential: Best and Worst of Robert De Niro
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List Inconsequential: Best and Worst of Robert De Niro

Mean Streets (1973) As Johnny Boy, the ne’er do-well friend of Harvey Keitel’s Charlie, De…

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